Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

<p>Charles Dickens (1812-1870) was one of England's greatest writers. Best known for his classic serialized novels, such as <em>Oliver Twist</em>, <em>A Tale of Two Cities</em>, and <em>Great Expectations</em>, Dickens wrote about the London he lived in, the conditions of the poor, and the growing tensions between the classes. He achieved critical and popular international success in his lifetime and was honored with burial in Westminster Abbey.</p>