5 Must-Read Classic Novels
Uncategorized / February 2, 2018

Wondering what book you should read next? You’re sure to find something worthwhile among these five classic novels written before the 20th century. Check out these worthy additions to any must read list. Bram Stoker’s Dracula is a landmark depiction of victorian values and culture. Dracula tells the macabre tales of Count Dracula, a vampire who feeds on the blood of mortals. Stoker once said the inspiration for Dracula came to him in a nightmare after a night of eating too much crab. Dracula helped to establish horror’s status as a legitimate sub-genre. Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. In this sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn embarks on an adventure down the Mississippi River. It took Twain seven years to finish the novel because he stopped to write Life on the Mississippi and the Prince and the Pauper. Huckleberry Finn was finally published in 1884. Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables is considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century. This epic tale follows the life of an ex convict and his quest for redemption Les Miserables offers a harsh portrayal of French politics, moral philosophy and justice. In the novel the character Fantine is…