Summer Fun for the English Major

A Listmania! list by Lily
The list author says: "Books that play on literary classics."
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance - Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!
1.  Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance - Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem! by Seth Grahame-Smith
The list author says:
  "Have you ever wondered what Pride and Prejudice would be like with zombies? Neither had I untill I saw this. The prequel, Dawn of the Dreadfuls, may be better, but this one is more faithful to the originalPride and Predjudice."
$7.50   Used & New from: $0.01
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (804 customer reviews) | 15 customer discussions

Why I hate Faulkner: an Essay with Practical Examples (a Novel)
2.  Why I hate Faulkner: an Essay with Practical Examples (a Novel) by Denton Thomas
The list author says:
  "For anyone who has that one author they just don't like."
$5.36   Used & New from: $2.74
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
3.  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard
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  "A clever take on Hamlet.  The movie is good too."
$9.34   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (161 customer reviews)

Wide Sargasso Sea: A Novel
4.  Wide Sargasso Sea: A Novel by Jean Rhys
The list author says:
  "A prequel to Jane Eyer."
$11.91   Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (178 customer reviews)

The Italian Secretary: A Further Adventure of Sherlock Holmes
5.  The Italian Secretary: A Further Adventure of Sherlock Holmes by Caleb Carr
The list author says:
  "A good pastiche. This book comes close to the feel of the originals."
$11.69   Used & New from: $0.01
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Tom Sawyer Abroad: AND Tom Sawyer, Detective (Wordsworth Classics)
6.  Tom Sawyer Abroad: AND Tom Sawyer, Detective (Wordsworth Classics) by Mark Twain
The list author says:
  "So it's not the masterpeice that the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was, it's still better than all those other sequels out there."
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.50
2.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Club Dumas (Paperback)
7.  The Club Dumas (Paperback) by Sonia Soto
The list author says:
  "To understand this book, it's more important to know about Sherlock Holmes, than the Count of Monte Cristo."
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Darcy's Story
8.  Darcy's Story by Janet Aylmer
The list author says:
  "Another book based on Pride and Prejudice. No zombies this time."
$11.91   Used & New from: $0.01
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (73 customer reviews)

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Kindle version + PaperBack = Discount 9 3 days ago
Kindle version more expensive than the paperback version? 306 19 days ago
Absolutely Pathetic! 65 Aug 31, 2012
What happened to the narrator's father? 0 May 7, 2011
never read P&P 4 Dec 16, 2009
And Here's the Kicker: Conversations with 21 Top Humor Writers: THE KINDLE VERSION! 0 Nov 29, 2009
Zombies suck! 2 Nov 22, 2009
www.wikispoof.com - The website where everything is untrue ! 0 Sep 22, 2009
What is this version to the original zombie one? 3 Aug 21, 2009
A new era of parody? 1 Aug 1, 2009
cover changed? 0 Jul 8, 2009
who was the guy at the end? (warning: spoiler!) 1 Dec 31, 2007
 
   

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