- The Great Gatsby – F.
- The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde.
- Frankenstein – Mary Shelley.
- Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier.
- The Catcher in the Rye – J.D.
- I Capture the Castle – Dodie Smith.
Which English novel is best for beginners?
- Alice’s Adventure In Wonderland by Lewis Caroll.
- The Kite Runner by Khalid Hosseini.
- The Diary Of A Young Girl by Anne Frank.
- The Palace Of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni – English Novels for Beginners.
- The Blue Umbrella by Ruskin Bond.
- To Kill a mockingbird by Harper Lee.
The easiest author to read in the English language is Thomas Hardy and Alexander Dumas. The toughest authors to read in the English language are Shakespeare, Chaucer, and Spencer. Easiest: Carlo Collodi, Enid Blyton, Ruskin Bond, Satyajit Ray, etc.
How do you read a classic novel?
- Immerse yourself in context.
- Go ahead, use Sparknotes!
- Practice annotating (if you want to)
- Absorb the audiobook.
- Watch a movie.
- Read with a friend.
Is The Catcher in the Rye overrated?
Overrated Classic: The Catcher in the Rye – Holden Caulfield’s been an icon for teen rebellion ever since this book was published in 1951, but J.D. Salinger’s sensitive young misfit who runs wild in New York City after being expelled from his millionth prep school seriously has First World problems.
What makes a novel classic?
Classic novels tend to deal with timeless, universal themes. Whether it’s the eternal struggle of good vs. evil, the inevitability of death, or the corruptive nature of power, a classic novel should attempt to examine some enduring, immutable truth about the way humans behave.
Is Anne of Green Gables a classic?
Anne of Green Gables, children’s novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery, published in 1908. The work, a sentimental but charming coming-of-age story about a spirited and unconventional orphan girl who finds a home with elderly siblings, became a classic of children’s literature and led to several sequels.
- “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee.
- “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen.
- “The Diary of Anne Frank” by Anne Frank.
- “1984” by George Orwell.
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling.
- “The Lord of the Rings” (1-3) by J.R.R. Tolkien.
- “The Great Gatsby” by F.
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