Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist and Other Tales That Will Make You Ask For More!

Ten brilliant tales as you’ve never seen them before. What the Dickens are you waiting for? Take a unique journey through the twists and turns of some of the greatest tales in English literature! This celebration of the work of Charles Dickens has been published to coincide with the the bicentenary of his birth. Peep into the diary of Pip from Great Expectations. Spook yourself senseless as you get close to the ghosts from A Christmas Carol. Join the manhunt for the kidnapper of an orphan called Oliver Twist! Packed with terrific retellings of timeless tales, top facts about the great man himself and lots of historical background, this is Dickens with an extra Twist!

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  • loved it

    I have not read it but I think it is nice for people who are mot yet ready with their vocabulary to read the original classic. I’m sure it’s lovely!

    1 April 2016

  • I thought it was wonderful. The classics such as oliver twist never get old.

    7 March 2014

  • A nice collection of old stories.

    5 March 2014

  • not for me

    I am a teacher but I loved it aswell as my class pupils!

    9 November 2013

  • i would probably like this book as it has many interesting stories inside

    8 March 2013

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    Valerie Wilding is an experienced fiction writer and school librarian. She has recently written Discovering Dinosaurs for the Double Take series, and has also written for My Story, Pickle Hill Primary and Top Ten.

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