Great Expectations is Charles Dickens's thirteenth novel.The story is about Pip, a young orphan living with his sister and her husband in the marshes of Kent, sits in a cemetery one evening looking... More > at his parents’ tombstones. Suddenly, an escaped convict springs up from behind a tombstone, grabs Pip, and orders him to bring him food and a file for his leg irons. Pip obeys, but the fearsome convict is soon captured anyway. The convict protects Pip by claiming to have stolen the items himself.
One day Pip is taken by his Uncle Pumblechook to play at Satis House, the home of the wealthy dowager Miss Havisham, who is extremely eccentric: she wears an old wedding dress everywhere she goes and keeps all the clocks in her house stopped at the same time< Less
Oliver Twist, is subtitled The Parish Boy's Progress, is the second novel by English author Charles Dickens, published in 1838 .The story is about an orphan, Oliver Twist, who endures a miserable... More > existence in a workhouse and then is placed with an undertaker...< Less