Back to the Classics

All books must have been written at least 50 years ago (1971 or before) to count. (Recent translations of older works are acceptable.) Each book may count for only one prompt.

1. A 19th century classic: any book first published from 1800 to 1899

2. A 20th century classic: any book first published from 1900 to 1971

3. A classic by a woman author

4. A classic in translation  

5. A classic by a BIPOC author

6. A classic by a new-to-you author

7. A new-to-you classic by a favorite author

8. A classic about an animal, or with an animal in the title

9. A children’s classic

10. A humorous or satirical classic

11. A travel or adventure classic (fiction or nonfiction)

12. A classic play

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