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    • They Knew Dickens

    • Recollections by the Friends and Family of Charles Dickens
    • By: Michael Norris
    • Narrated by: Tanya S. Bartlett
    • Length: 4 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Introduced, annotated and edited by Dickens scholar Michael Norris, here we have insightful, vivid, first-person accounts of Charles Dickens by the people who knew him best, including sons Henry Fielding Dickens and Charles Dickens Jr., daughters Mamie and Kate Dickens, colleague and authorized biographer John Forster, and others. Taken together, these writings provide a stunning portrait of Dickens as a living breathing man: friend, father, collaborator and citizen.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Charles Dickens and the Making of 'A Christmas Carol'

    • By: Michael Norris
    • Narrated by: Tanya S. Bartlett
    • Length: 1 hr and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this penetrating study narrated by leading British voice artist Tanya S. Bartlett, Michael Norris tells the complete story behind Dickens' writing of the book. Norris dives deep into his topic to discover the altruistic angels and monetary demons which drove Dickens, the public debates and rancor which informed him, and the terrible childhood memories which both haunted and inspired him.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • fascinating, in a slightly academic way

    • By Lauren Bergold on 12-23-14

    Regular price: $6.95