Classics Club Spin #6: And the winner is…

The Classics club A few days ago I posted my list for Classics Club Spin #6. I was pleased with my list, all classics that I’ve been eager to read or that I think I ‘should’ read. Let me share my list with you once more:

  1. Abe, Kōbō – The Woman in the Dunes
  2. Alcott, Louisa May – Little Women
  3. Austen, Jane – Sense and Sensibility
  4. Brontë, Charlotte – Jane Eyre
  5. Brontë, Emily – Wuthering Heights
  6. Burnett, Frances Hodgson – The Secret Garden
  7. Dickens, Charles – Tale of Two Cities
  8. Forster, E.M. – Maurice
  9. Golding, William – Lord of the Flies
  10. Grossmith, George – The Diary of a Nobody
  11. Hermans, Willem Frederik – De donkere kamer van Damokles (The Darkroom of Damocles)
  12. Huxley, Aldous – Brave New World
  13. Isherwood, Christopher – Goodbye to Berlin
  14. Ishiguro, Kazuo – Remains of the Day
  15. Kafka, Franz – The Trial
  16. Lee, Harper – To Kill a Mockingbird
  17. Mitchell, Margaret – Gone with the Wind
  18. Mulisch, Harry – De Ontdekking van de Hemel (The Discovery of Heaven)
  19. Salinger, J.D. – The Catcher in the Rye
  20. Thackeray, William Makepeace – Vanity Fair

Well, the Classics Club announced the winning number yesterday and the winner is…


#1: The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe

The Woman in the Dunes

Awesome! I can’t wait to get started! I probably won’t get around to it until halfway June, but the aim is to read it before July 7 and that I shall do.

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