In 2007, Marcia Williams published the amazing book Oliver Twist
and other great Dickens stories which has also been published as Charles Dickens
and Friends. It contains five Dickens novels in captioned picture form. One of the
best features of this book is that, as Marcia says, ‘within these Pages the Characters
Converse in the Words which the Esteemed Mr. Dickens actually Wrote’. It is appropriate
for children from ages 6 to 11.
There are plans underway to produce an exciting set of Guided Reading notes to accompany
this book, which is a ‘must read’ for all schools during 2012, the bicentenary of