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Moonlight Reader

Lawyer, mother, avid reader. Game host extraordinaire! Partner in crime to Obsidian Black Plague! My bookish weaknesses include classics, fantasy, YA, and agreeing to read more books than is even remotely possible.

Currently reading

The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
Andrea Wulf
Progress: 40/496 pages

Back to the Classics 2016

 

This will be my third year to participate in the Back to the Classics challenge, having successfully completed it in 2014 & 2015. This challenged is hosted by Karen on her fabulous blog Books and Chocolate!

 

This year's categories are:

 

1. A 19th Century Classic.
2. A 20th Century Classic.
3. A classic by a woman author.
4. A classic in translation.
5. A classic by a non-white author.
6. An adventure classic.
7. A fantasy, science fiction, or dystopian classic.
8. A classic detective novel.
9. A classic which includes the name of a place in the title.
10. A classic which has been banned or censored.
11. Re-read a classic you read in school (high school or college).
12. A volume of classic short stories.

 

All books must be at least 50 years old to count! 

 

You can find my planning post here, and the project page, with links to the reviews from 2014 & 2015, here!