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"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Charles Dickens' classic novel tells the story of two Englishmen--degenerate lawyer Sydney Carton and aristocrat Charles Darnay--who fall in love with the same woman in the midst of the French Revolution's blood and terror. Originally published

Author Charles Dickens

Pages 324

Publisher James Nisbet & Company, Limited

Published Date 1902


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gary_munn_6749 shared a tip "Love Dickens!!!"

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ruthanna_johnson shared a tip "Great Expectations, A Christmas Carol, and The Cricket on the Hearth are the ones I know I’ve read."

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mary_catherine_sullivan shared a tip "One of those books I was forced to read in school but I was happy I was."

lt._rob shared a tip "Hi, I’m reading the book, I Rigoberta Menchu, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize."

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natalie_hamilton shared a tip "This is definitely one of my favorite books of all time."

melissa_lewis_2559 shared a tip "I read this in 8th grade. Also saw the movie in class"

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michelle_dodge_745 shared a tip "Not your typical Dickens but a great read!"

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sarah_bryant_1451 shared a tip "One of the two books that made me cry! A tale of sacrifice, love, and pride set against the backdrop of the French Revolution."

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sheila_mccarthy_5608 shared a tip "Not at all believable but, hey, it's Dickens."

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adrianna_schaper shared a tip "Yes. Charles Dickens is one of my favorites!"

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charles_carlini shared a tip "This is my favorite Dickens novel. I loved it as it was a historical novel based on a ghastly period."

darrell_hall shared a tip "Yes i do."

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nayiis_hdez shared a tip "yes is a classic!"

nathan_bigs shared a tip "Nice BOok !"

chris_barnes_4662 shared a tip "The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins."

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amanda_blacksmith shared a tip "This should take you around 11 hours and 8 minutes to read at 200 words per minute."

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nan_wolf shared a tip "Our Mutual Friend, Bleak House, Dombey and Son were my favorite. How about you?"

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aidan_desmarais shared a tip "Revolution, espionage, love. What more could you ask for in a book?"

sydney_nesom shared a tip "An absolute masterpiece. One of the most fabulous, well-written books of all time."

vicki_dahlan shared a tip "Never realized Dickens was so interesting until I became mature enough to appreciate him!"

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becky_billings shared a tip "Come on it was the worst of times it was the best of times. You don't know this, pick up the book!"

rita_reitmeyer shared a tip "Classic!"

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melanie_fernandez_2583 shared a tip "I haven't read it yet ,its one of the book I've like to read :)"

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patricia_johnson_6576 shared a tip "To kill a mockingbird"

lynda_peter shared a tip "Definitely!"

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Golvalnor shared a tip "It was the best of books; it was the worst of books . . ."

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amethyst_mei shared a tip "Truth be told, I'm actually reading A Christmas Carol for the first time, if you're asking for something else by Dickens."

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kari_major shared a tip "Dickenson is worth the read"

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frances_richert shared a tip "@megan_hesler_crawfo Remember our *superb* project we did for this book??? 😂"

kyra_klotzbach shared a tip "Definitely if you are into classics that can be a bit harder of a read :)"

jorge_cristin shared a tip "Yes, is a must. A gem of a book. But I listen to the books, too lazy to read."

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