Dodger by Terry Pratchett and Dickens by Peter Ackroyd – Dickens in December

Dickens in December (hosted by Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat and Delia at Postcards from Asia), considering how busy I have been this month, most regrettably turned into Dickens in the last week of December. Dickens, however, did also turn into quite an obsession. I think I’ve mentioned before how much I adoredContinue reading “Dodger by Terry Pratchett and Dickens by Peter Ackroyd – Dickens in December”

A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December

Dickens in December is hosted by Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat and Delia at Postcards from Asia. Wow. The book is just… wow. It is absolutely brilliant. I really couldn’t write a lot about the book without revealing anything that a potential reader might not like to know beforehand. I hardly knew anything about the bookContinue reading “A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December”

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December

Dickens in December (hosted by Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat and Delia at Postcards from Asia) has to be my favourite event of 2012. I adored The Old Curiosity Shop, I’m halfway through and completely in love with A Tale of Two Cities and now this readalong.  Here are a few of the questions I answered:Continue reading “A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December”

The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December

Dickens in December is hosted by Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat and Delia at Postcards from Asia. I may be a bit late in finding my way to Dickens but I am hooked. There are three things I realized in succession as I read the book, the three things which made me fallContinue reading “The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens – Dickens in December”