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Waiter! There's hardly any revolution in my soup.

Godammit Mr Dickens! I picked up ‘A Tale of Two Cities’ thinking it would be a revolutionary romp, lots of unwashed French people exclaiming ‘Mon dieu!’, spilling their wine, running about with flaming torches, and possibly a cameo from the Scarlet Pimpernel. 298 more words




“Are you dying for him?” she whispered.

“And his wife and child. Hush! Yes.”

At the climax of Charles Dickens’ classic A Tale of Two Cities… 568 more words

Book Review: "A Tale of Two Cities"

Rating: 7.9 out of 10.0

Author: Charles Dickens

Genre: Historical Fiction

About: Charles Dickens published A Tale of Two Cities in 1859 when he was forty-seven years old. 280 more words

Book Review

What Are The Bestselling Books of All Time?

How many copies do you think the Harry Potter series has sold, total? How many copies of The DaVinci Code do you think have been sold?  488 more words


Reminiscing: A Tale of Two Cities

I remember when my mother bought me a copy of Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities, she said it to be an exquisite tale of true heroism and dark history. 1,331 more words

A Tale Of Two Cities

"It was the best of times..."

“It was the best of times,
it was the worst of times,
it was the age of wisdom,
it was the age of foolishness,
it was the epoch of belief, 102 more words


The Vexed Issue of Protagonists and Main Characters

I’ve been reading a bit about protagonists recently.
I have to say, that while I should have learnt a lot, in some ways I’m none the wiser. 1,964 more words