Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

Scenes From An Extraordinary Life

Book - 2011
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This picture book vividly dramatizes Dickens' life, beginning with his birth in Portsmouth and early childhood near the docks in Chatham, and follows the young Charles through the hardship of working in a blacking factory at the age of 10 to his years at school and his early career as a reporter. Key incidents that inspired the later novels are described, and his marriage, family life, dramatic readings and tours of the USA are included.
Publisher: London, England : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2011.
ISBN: 9781847801876
Characteristics: [48] pages :,color illustrations, map, color portraits ;,24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Granström, Brita - Author


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Jun 29, 2012

The story is so lively ! The art work is so charming !

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