Book Reviews of Dickens

Author: Jane Smiley
ISBN-13: 9780753816783
ISBN-10: 0753816784
Publication Date: 2/6/2003
Pages: 176
Edition: New Ed
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3 stars, based on 1 rating
Publisher: Orion
Book Type: Paperback
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A delightful yet deep short biography of the amazing Charles Dickens from a Pulizter Prize winning author, Jane Smiley.
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Well-written biography - not a heavy, lengthy tome, very readable.
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Details of Dickens' life and works, including controversial details, such as his obsession with money, quarrels with publishers, his unhappy marriage and affair. Shows how his life was shaped by his novels and vice versa. Full of fascinating "I didn't know that's".