Often Overlooked Classics

A classic is a book with staying power. Even though it may still be in print, some classics are often overlooked. This is a list of often overlooked classics.

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The Princess Bride
Artist/Author/Cast:
Goldman, William
Call Number:
F Goldman
Description:

This is a tale of giants, swordfights, villains, miracles, and true love--all you could ever wish for in a book.

The Silver Chalice
Call Number:
YP F/F Costain
Description:

History comes alive with this story of the crafting of the silver chalice -- Jesus' cup at the Last Supper.

The Sketch Book
Call Number:
817.24 I721s
Description:

This book includes sketches, scenes, and humorous stories about life in England and America in the early nineteenth century.

The Song of the Lark
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cather, Willa; Sharistanian, Janet (Editor)
Call Number:
F Cather
Description:

A small-town girl is determined to realize her artistic ambitions — a path of anguish as well as elation.

Three Men in a Boat
Artist/Author/Cast:
Jerome, Jerome K.
Call Number:
F Jerome
Description:

Ride along with three bumbling Englishmen on their boat trip down the river Thames in this hilarious tale.

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