The Artful Dickens: The Tricks and Ploys of the Great Novelist
The Artful Dickens: The Tricks and Ploys of the Great Novelist by John Mullan (Bloomsbury, 2020)

Non-Fiction

The Artful Dickens: The Tricks and Ploys of the Great Novelist by John Mullan begins with the question ‘What is so good about Dickens’ novels?’ and, in thirteen essays, Mullan shows us exactly how Dickens mesmerised his readers from his books’ first publication to nowadays. A fascinating read which will make you look at Dickens’ creations in a new light.

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