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message 1: by Bob, Short Story Classics (last edited Aug 01, 2014 05:07AM) (new)

Bob | 4959 comments Mod
Nominations are open for our October 2014 reread. Only books currently on our bookshelf are eligible.

Link to bookshelf:
https://www.goodreads.com/group/books...

While any book currently on our bookshelf can be nominated, below is a list of the last years winners.

Wuthering Heights, September 2014
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, August 2014
The Picture of Dorian Gray, July 2014
1984, June 2014
One Hundred Years of Solitude, May 2014
A Clockwork Orange, April 2014
Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, March 2014
David Copperfield, February 2014
Doctor Zhivago, January 2014
Northanger Abbey, December 2013
East of Eden, November 2013
The Picture of Dorian Gray, October 2013


These books are always eligible for nomination, however this list can save us from rereading the same book twice in the same year.

Only one nomination per member.

As always fell free to second a nomination and make comments. Remember Try to avoid Spoilers, all our nominations being rereads have open discussion threads for spoilers.


message 2: by Kelly B (new)

Kelly B (kellybey) | 266 comments I nominate Frankenstein by Mary Shelley.


message 5: by [deleted user] (new)

The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins is my nomination. Perfect for October!!


Andrea AKA Catsos Person (catsosperson) | 1791 comments I second Tom Sawyer (The song is good too :-).


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message 9: by Lucas (new)

Lucas Rodrigues | 4 comments I'd like to nominate A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway....


message 11: by Grafakos (new)

Grafakos I second (or is it third) The Woman in White.


message 13: by Nicole (new)

Nicole Miles (nicolemillo) I nominate The Catcher In The Rye by J D Salinger


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message 15: by Rachel (new)

Rachel I nominate The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald


message 16: by Alissa (new)

Alissa Patrick (apatrick12211) i second The Great Gatsby


message 17: by Miranda (new)

Miranda Atkinson | 6 comments I nominate Dracula by Bram Stoker.


message 18: by Jorge (new)

Jorge (jldsds) | 10 comments Lucas wrote: "I'd like to nominate A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway...."

I'll also vote for A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway.


message 19: by Yvonne (new)

Yvonne O'connor Jamaica Inn


message 20: by Nathan (new)

Nathan I also nominate Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


message 21: by Philina (new)

Philina | 1562 comments I nominate Mansfield Park and third Vanity Fair.


message 22: by Thaïs (new)

Thaïs (thaisreads) | 15 comments I nominate Moby Dick by Herman Melville!


message 23: by Hilary (new)

Hilary (agapoyesoun) | 194 comments I second Frankenstein by Mary Shrlley


message 24: by Bob, Short Story Classics (last edited Aug 07, 2014 02:45PM) (new)

Bob | 4959 comments Mod
Nominations Summary, Seven Days Left.

A Reminder of the last years winning rereads:

Wuthering Heights, September 2014
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, August 2014
The Picture of Dorian Gray, July 2014
1984, June 2014
One Hundred Years of Solitude, May 2014
A Clockwork Orange, April 2014
Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, March 2014
David Copperfield, February 2014
Doctor Zhivago, January 2014
Northanger Abbey, December 2013
East of Eden, November 2013
The Picture of Dorian Gray, October 2013

Nominations To Date:

Kelly - Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus
Alissa - The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Renato - Vanity Fair
Lisa - The Woman in White
Polyana - Jane Eyre
Lucas - A Farewell to Arms
Emma - Moby-Dick; or, The Whale
Nicole - The Catcher in the Rye
Kirsten - Fahrenheit 451
Rachel - The Great Gatsby
Miranda - Dracula
Yvonne - Jamaica Inn
Phil - Mansfield Park

SECONDS
Andrea - Tom Sawyer
Julie - The Woman in White
Grafakos - The Woman in White
Glenna - Vanity Fair
Matt - A Farewell to Arms
Alissa - The Great Gatsby
Jorge - A Farewell to Arms
Nathan - Fahrenheit 451
Phil - Vanity Fair
Nechama - Moby-Dick
Hilary - Frankenstein


message 25: by Claudia (new)

Claudia I second Dracula since I am already reading Frankenstein :)


message 26: by Bob, Short Story Classics (last edited Aug 15, 2014 09:10AM) (new)

Bob | 4959 comments Mod
OCTOBER NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED

The Poll for the 2014 Revisit the Shelf reread runs from August 16th - August 31st.

Link to Poll:
https://www.goodreads.com/poll/show/1...


message 27: by Bob, Short Story Classics (new)

Bob | 4959 comments Mod
The winner of our Revisit the Shelf Classic Reread for October 2014 is: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, published in 1818.


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