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Charles Dickens
Author: Mick Manning

ISBN: 9781847805003
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 48
Published: 1 August 2014
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 27.8 x 0.4
"An excellent introduction to the man and his works" - Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading

Inspired by Charles Dickens' own words, Mick and Brita bring this extraordinary genius to life, revealing Dickens' childhood working in a London boot polish factory and charting his meteoric rise to fame as a young novelist. Follow him as he climbs a volcano, goes on tour to the US, presides at a family Christmas and gives a thrilling public reading. And discover the stories of ten of Dickens' most famous novels, dramatised for younger readers with captions and graphic-novel comic-strip.

About the Author

Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom are internationally acclaimed for their innovative picture information books. Their books for Frances Lincoln include What Mr Darwin Saw, Tail-End Charlie, Taff in the WAAF, Dino-Dinners, Woolly Mammoth, the Fly on the Wall series, Nature Adventures and The Secrets of Stonehenge.

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