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  1. A Tale of Two Cities

    July 22, 2013 11:53 am Comments Off on A Tale of Two Cities

    In this exciting novel set during the French Revolution, Charles Dickens expresses sympathy for the downtrodden poor and their outrage at the self-indulgent aristocracy. But Dickens is no friend of the vengeful mob that storms the Bastille and cheers the guillotine. As with all of his stories, his passion is… Read more »

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