Charles Dickens: A Life by Jane Smiley

Charles Dickens: A Life

Penguin Lives

Jane Smiley

nonfiction biography classics history challenging reflective slow-paced

212 pages | first published 2002


A brilliantly insightful biography from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane SmileyWith delectable wit and characteristic sensitivity, Jane Smiley presents a fresh, illuminating take on the life of Charles Dickens. Smiley finds a kindred spirit in t...
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