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Penguin Classic’s list of “100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die” They missed heaps of good ones, but it's a good start.

Penguin Classic’s list of “100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die”

Penguin Classics list of 100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die I am embarrassed to admit Ive only read 13 of them.

The reason you should never pass by a wardrobe without first checking whether or not there's a secret land hidden inside it.

The Chronicles of Narnia by C. Lewis- The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe; Prince Caspian: the Return to Narnia; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; The Horse and His Boy; The Magician's Nephew; The Last Battle

Everything Jane Austen! Must have books for your Beside Drawer!  #DearMrKnightley #FavoriteAustenMoment

"Jane Austen books made me so glad life no longer revolves around socializing with the "right" people and marriage" I've never read a Jane Austen book, what better time to start?

Reading-Catcher-In-the-Rye - home

The Catcher in the Rye - Written by the greatest American Writers of all time, J. D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye is a classic. It’s also one of the most controversial books of all time due to the use of profanity and sexuality throughout the book.

antique bookcover

Metal cover anyone? New Testament Silver metal on black leather Binder unknown, 1710

Beatrix Potter.  Kep the Collie and Tom Kitten, how I love you.

Hoping all parents will read Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit stories to their little ones; it was a long time ago, but our oldest daughter's nursery was all Peter Rabbit decor. Potter's illustrations and stories are forever endearing.

Libro vs. película...

Even if the movies are really well done the books are way better. Love this. So true. Rarely have I met a movie better than the book!

This! sums up everyday of my life.

Today I'd like to sit and read, Forget I have a job I need, Ignore the things I have to do, and just enjoy a book or two. Nearly every single day!

Beatrix Potter, Morgan Library. And Peter rabbit

Beatrix Potter and her pet rabbit, Benjamin Bouncer, which became the inspiration for Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny.