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  • Charles Dickens

  • A Life
  • By: Claire Tomalin
  • Narrated by: Alex Jennings
  • Length: 16 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 414
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 271
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 271

The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Charles Dickens: A Life, the major new biography from the highly acclaimed Claire Tomalin, published for the 200th anniversary of his birth. Read by the actor Alex Jennings.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • As lively a story as a good novel

  • By Kirstine on 27-01-12

Readable and enjoyable biography

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 23-12-12

Claire tomalin has a knack of bringing characters to life in her biographies, and as with Samuel Pepys, she brings Charles Dickens to life, covering his formative relationships and his key influences. This audiobook is easy to follow and well read, highly recommended.

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