- One of the most popular English novelists of all time
- Wrote many memorable tales
- Vivid descriptions take us to old London
- Children often lived in penal conditions
- This person helped to increase awareness of poverty
- Has touched many hearts
- Legacy lives on today in film, on stage and in print
Who is it?
Charles Dickens of course! If you didn’t guess easily, then it’s time to visit Charles and let him remind you of his own story. Famous for tales such as ‘Oliver Twist’, ‘The Pickwick Papers’ and ‘Nicholas Nickelby’, Charles died on June 9, 1870. On the recent anniversary of his death, we invite you to share his story through our amazing BioViews®. Not only will you find Charles Dickens here, but many other famous people that this new generation can learn about, enjoy and be inspired by their achievements.
Come on and joins us and discover more amazing BioViews® where famous people talk to you personally about their lives. Not just for teachers, these inspirational ‘stories’ are for everyone; a great tool also for parents educating at home.
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