Classics

Classics are stories written over 100 years ago that stand the test of time as works of high literary merit and artistic qualities. Classics are universally appealing to readers and their themes endure and resonate in contemporary society. Classics are also traditionally accepted as influential in shaping culture.

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

WilliamShakespeare
15 parts / 33 pages, updated Aug 26, 2013Completed
"The Taming of the Shrew" depicts the courtship of Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, and Katherina, the headstrong, obdurate shrew. Initially, Katherina ... read more
7,986 reads votes 67 comments 27
Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

WilliamShakespeare
18 parts / 31 pages, updated Aug 23, 2013Completed
"Twelfth Night; or, What You Will" is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night's entertainment for the clos... read more
8,498 reads votes 84 comments 17
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)

OscarWilde
21 parts / 115 pages, updated Jul 31, 2013Completed
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" tells of a young man named Dorian Gray, the subject of a painting by artist Basil Hallward. Basil is impressed by Do... read more
748,805 reads votes 3,073 comments 519
Jane Eyre (1847)

Jane Eyre (1847)

CharlotteBronte
41 parts / 274 pages, updated Jun 28, 2013Completed
"Jane Eyre" follows the emotions and experiences of its eponymous character, including her growth to adulthood, and her love for Mr. Rochester, the byronic master of fictitious Thornfield Hall.
1,006,633 reads votes 5,125 comments 409
Expert Guidelines to Convert your Internship into a Full-time Job Offer

Expert Guidelines to Convert your Internship into a Full-time Job Offer

mwsolutions
1 page, updated May 21, 2015Pictures
Your academic writing help is on the way! Keeping in compliance with the university acclaimed writing styles and ever changing MBA syl... read more
9 reads votes 1 comments 0
Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871)

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871)

LewisCarroll
12 parts / 43 pages, updated Aug 06, 2013Completed
"Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There" is the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The themes and settings... read more
16,007 reads votes 283 comments 6
Grimm's Fairy Tales

Grimm's Fairy Tales

gutenberg
139 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
184,069 reads votes 1,435 comments 251
The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People

The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People

OscarWilde
6 parts / 32 pages, updated Jul 31, 2013Completed
"The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People" is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists maintain fictitious personæ in order to escape burdensome social obligations.
29,829 reads votes 303 comments 43
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)

RobertLouisStevenson
10 parts / 37 pages, updated Aug 07, 2013Completed
tags / classics
31,995 reads votes 359 comments 68
David Copperfield

David Copperfield

gutenberg
519 pages, updated Jul 22, 2010
47,039 reads votes 264 comments 43
The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man

gutenberg
79 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
36,791 reads votes 289 comments 44
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

gutenberg
37 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
70,170 reads votes 428 comments 100
A Study in Scarlet

A Study in Scarlet

gutenberg
65 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
52,183 reads votes 357 comments 65
Walden

Walden

gutenberg
169 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
"Walden, or Life in the Woods, is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings. The work is part personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of ... read more
73,147 reads votes 306 comments 24
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

gutenberg
102 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
40,554 reads votes 380 comments 30
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