Sketches by Boz, Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People by Charles Dickens
Author: Charles Dickens | Published: 1836
Sketches by Boz, Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People
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About Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens is one of the most popular and renowned authors in all of English literature. His works have been adapted into films, television shows, musicals, and more. Born on February 7th 1812 in Portsmouth, England, Charles Dickens began his career as a journalist before transitioning to writing novels full time.
Dickens wrote numerous classic novels throughout his lifetime such as Oliver Twist (1838), A Christmas Carol (1843), A Tale of Two Cities (1859), and Great Expectations (1861). He also wrote many short stories for newspapers and magazines which were often humorous or satirical in nature. His work often dealt with themes such as poverty and social injustice which he himself experienced growing up during the industrial revolution. Find out more about Charles Dickens.