Author(s): Charles Dickens
A coming-of-age tale set in early 19th century London, "Great Expectations" is full of unforgettable characters and all of the trials and tribulations of the time. Considered amongst Dickens' finest works, it is a classic of English literature and has been a favorite among readers for generations. Now fans can become writers on the same pages graced by Pip and Miss Havisham. "A Novel Journal: Great Expectations" features the novel's entire text in tiny print that serves as the journal's lines. Literature fans can enjoy the comfort of a favorite book as they embark on new literary feats, or simply record the events of their day. Packaged in a luxurious heat-burnished cover with illustrated endpapers and a colored elastic band to close pages tight, this book is a great gift or collectible for Dickens enthusiasts everywhere.
Born on February 7, 1812, Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870) is one of the most popular literary authors of all time. After a very tumultuous childhood, Dickens finally succeeded in getting his first story in a London periodical. As the number of his published works increased, so did his fame. Although he died in 1870, Dickens works are some of the most famous written works in the English language.