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Great Expectations

Great Expectations
  

Part thriller, part mystery, with a love story at its heart, this title is a three-part adaptation that delivers a vibrant, visceral, story.

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ISBN 9781446417331
Barcode 9781446417331
Published 8 December 2011 by Ebury Publishing
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781446417331
ISBN-10 1446417336
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Ebury Publishing
Imprint BBC Digital
Publication Date 8 December 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Fiction
General & Literary Fiction
19th Century Fiction
16th to 18th Century Fiction
Classic Fiction
History
Number of Pages 512
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress England - Fiction - Social conditions
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.8
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

Great Expectations will form the centrepiece of the Dickens season this Christmas.Part thriller, part mystery, with a powerful love story at its heart, Sarah Phelps's (Oliver Twist, EastEnders) three-part adaptation embraces all of these qualities, delivering a vibrant, visceral, story. The stellar cast includes Gillian Anderson, David Suchet and Ray Winstone, and it will be broadcast on BBC1 in a prime-time slot in December this year.

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Author's Bio

Charles Dickens was born on 7 February 1812. He enjoyed his first commercial success with The Pickwick Papers in 1836, swiftly followed by the serialization of Oliver Twist a year later. By the publication of The Old Curiosity Shop in 1841, Dickens was internationally famous. Great Expectations was first published in serial form in All the Year Round magazine between 1860 and 1861. His novels, many now adapted for TV and film, continue to entertain readers all over the world.

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