Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist and Other Tales That Will Make You Ask for More by Valerie Wilding
  

Synopsis

Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist and Other Tales That Will Make You Ask for More by Valerie Wilding

Take a unique journey through the twists and turns of some of the greatest tales in English literature in this celebration of the work of Charles Dickens. \* Peep into the secret diary of Pip from Great Expectations. \* Spook yourself senseless reading the fright reports of the ghosts from A Christmas Carol. \* Join investigative reporter, Pete Prior, on his manhunt for the kidnapper of a young orphan called Oliver Twist. Top stories alongside top facts about the about the great man who wrote them and the troubling times in which they were written. Stories included: David Copperfield Nicholas Nickleby A Tale of Two Cities Oliver Twist Great Expectations The Old Curiosity Shop Hard Times Dombey & Son The Pickwick Papers A Christmas Carol

About the Author

Valerie Wilding

Valerie Wilding was a teacher for twenty years and now manages a school library. She has had over twenty books published, including a Green Banana: Diggers and Dumpers. She lives in Alton, Hampshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Author

Valerie Wilding
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Publisher

Scholastic

Publication date

1st December 2011

ISBN

9781407131641


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