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Charles Dickens was a 19th century English writer. Some of his many famous novels include A Christmas Carol, Oliver Twist, Great Expectations and A Tale of Two Cities. Dickens also wrote short stories, plays, non-fiction, essays, letters and articles. Here are the latest Charles Dickens posts:

A Charles Dickens Crossword Puzzle - test your knowledge of the famous English author.

  • Charles Dickens' Writing Desk Purchased by Museum (2015-05-25): The Charles Dickens Museum will be putting Dickens' writing desk and chain on display after buying it.

  • Charles Dickens' 200th Anniversary Celebrated in London (2012-02-07): Charles Dickens was born 200 years ago on February 7, 1812 in Landport, England.

  • A Tour of Charles Dickens' Childhood Home (2012-01-07): This year is the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens.

  • New Book Takes a Close Look at Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol (2008-12-23): Historian Les Standiford's new book takes a close look at Charles Dickens' classic, A Christmas Carol

  • Charles Dickens' Writing Desk Sold for $850,000 (2008-06-06): Charles Dicken's writing desk and chair were sold at auction for $850,000 to an Irish millionaire.

  • Oldest Film Based on a Charles Dickens' Novel Found (0000-00-00): The oldest film based on a Charles Dickens' novel has been found. It was created over 100 years ago.