Tuesday, 7 February 2012

CHARLES DICKENS ANNIVERSARY

Britain celebrates the 200th anniversary of Charles Dickens birth today.  it's not hard to see why his writing remains popular. Despite setting most of his novels in the 1800s, many of the themes in his work still resonate in Britain and worldwide. 
Charles Dickens published over a dozen major novels, a large number of short stories, a handful of plays, and several non-fiction books.  Some of his notable works are: The adventures of Oliver Twist, David Copperfield. Hard times: For these times, Great Expectations, A Christmas carol ...