Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens is the story of a young orphan boy raised in a workhouse outside of London. The story illustrates the evils of the Poor House's of the time and the corruption of the people who work there. It is also a classic rags-to-riches story about an orphan who has to find his way through a city full of criminals, and avoid being corrupted.
One of the most liked novels in the world. Now abridged and illustrated for young readers.
Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. Oliver Twist, A Tale of Two cities, David Copperfield, Great Expectation etc are his most notable works.