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Bad Classics: Classic Books We Think Are Overrated

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Ever read a classic and asked yourself, "What’s the big deal?" There are thousands of books the world considers classics, from Shakespeare to Salinger. But while some classics deserve their esteemed place in literary history, others might have left you wondering what all the hype was about. Here are some of the classics you might want to skip out on reading.

What classic book did you hate? Or perhaps you're extremely appalled that we abhor any classics at all? Let us know in the comments!

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