Category: Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

Author: Charles Dickens A Tale of Two Cities: ‘Liberty, equality, fraternity, or death; — the last, much the easiest to bestow, O Guillotine!’  After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the ageing Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England. There the lives of two very different men,…

Read More Read More

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol: ‘If I had my way, every idiot who goes around with Merry Christmas on his lips, would be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. Merry Christmas? Bah humbug!’ Introduction and Afterword by Joe WheelerTo bitter, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, Christmas is…

Read More Read More