Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Happy Birthday, Mr. Dickens!
I love this picture, but it reminds me how much a hate beards. Yuck!
My children got me a beautiful biography of Dickens for my birthday. I'm hoping to read a little bit of it today to celebrate. Or at least look at some of the pictures. It's supposed to rain today. Perfect!
Books I've read by Dickens: David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities, A Christmas Carol, Great Expectations, Little Dorrit, Bleak House, Oliver Twist
Dickens on my shelf: Pickwick Papers, Our Mutual Friend
Favorites: David Copperfield and Great Expectations
Books I want to read: All of them!
Screen Adaptations I've seen: David Copperfield, A Christmas Carol, Great Expectations, Little Dorrit, Bleak House, Nicholas Nickleby, Oliver Twist
Favorite: David Copperfield (1999). Bleak House and Little Dorrit are close behind.