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SoCS: Press On!

I’ve joined in the fun of “SoCS” — Stream of Consciousness Saturday, so each week you’ll be seeing a rambling, incoherent post from me based on the weekly prompt. 161 more words

Charles Dickens

Five of the Best Books about Charles Dickens

The best books about Dickens

From detailed biographies of Dickens to ground-breaking works of literary criticism, there have been hundreds of books published about Charles Dickens… 435 more words

Literature

What I am currently reading

The Baker’s Tale : Ruby Spriggs and the Legacy of Charles Dickens by Thomas Hauser

After a visit to my local library, I noticed this book on the shelf and the cover grabbed my attention as well as it having reference to Charles Dickens. 199 more words

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Many Faces: Dickens & the Art of Caricature

JAN / FEB 2012: BY KATHARINE TAYLOR

“He had hardly any eyebrows, and no eyelashes, and eyes of a red brown so unsheltered and unshaded that I remember wondering how he went to sleep.” 1,125 more words

A Child Hero’s Journey: Oliver Twist

JAN / FEB 2012: BY RACHEL SEXTON

“Surprises, like misfortunes, seldom come alone.”

Good authors manage to set themselves apart from other writers with a unique voice in their work that becomes a trademark of their style. 947 more words

Golden Dreams, Silver Linings: Our Mutual Friend

JAN / FEB 2012: BY HANNAH PRICE

“Love is in all things a most wonderful teacher.”

There is a magical quality to the works of Charles Dickens. 1,170 more words

Unconditional Love: Great Expectations

JAN / FEB 2012: BY RACHEL McMILLAN

“There was a long hard time when I kept far from me the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was quite ignorant of its worth.” … 967 more words

Author: Charles Dickens