Hard times: for these Times

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New American Library, 1980 - 301 pages
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User Review  - nosajeel - LibraryThing

The first Dickens novel I read it put me off him for several more years. And re-reading it many years later I am not much fonder of it. It is overly didactic, not particularly humorous, the plot feels ... Read full review

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User Review  - Frenzie - LibraryThing

The characters in this novel are the flat, single-minded, exaggerated characters that could be found in today's soap operas. While I'm not a fan of this style of the grotesque, nor of the reprimanding narrator, it's not all bad and can be quite amusing at times. Read full review

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