Tag Archives: Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens Novels (and puzzle)

The puzzle continues, is almost finished.  I noticed that you can find it yourself at Citadel Puzzles in UK if you are tempted.  There has been a *fine* addition to the puzzle table in the last day . . .

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National Jigsaw Puzzle Day! Jan 29

Yes, it’s National Jigsaw Puzzle Day!  I hope you have the day off as I do . . . I have a pretty interesting puzzle going—one from the Dickens Museum House in London.  It shows little scenes from all his … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bleak House by Charles Dickens

I started this book in December 2012 knowing full well that it would last me part of the winter, and it has.  Lovely.  A little bit of reading each night is so comforting–especially between the covers of Dickens!  Some nights I … Continue reading

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A Little Dickens Quiz

February 7—today’s Charles Dickens’ birthday!  Today is the 200th anniversary of his birth, born February 7, 1812. Since we don’t have time today to read a whole book by Dickens, please join me in a little guessing game.  Can you … Continue reading

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