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User Review  - PamV - LibraryThing

All I can say about this book is "I got through it"! Without the spark notes, I would not have understood a single thing here, but I have officially read a classic because I wanted to, not because I was forced to. Read full review

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User Review  - Scott_Hercher - LibraryThing

Maybe not Dickens' best, but reading it is like visting an old friend. You tell the same old stories, laugh at the same old jokes, and find it endlessly entertaining and comforting. And is there ... Read full review

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User Review  - mariannem85 - LibraryThing

"... all through it, I have known myself to be quite undeserving. And yet I have had the weakness, and have still the weakness, to wish you to know with what a sudden mastery you kindled me, heap of ... Read full review

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User Review  - bibliest - LibraryThing

A Tale of Two Cities (1859) is a novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. The novel tells the story of the French Doctor Manette, his 18-year-long ... Read full review

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User Review  - m.belljackson - LibraryThing

A Tale of Two Cities is at once a factual horror story and a fictional romance. Set in both London and Paris at the time of The French Revolution, it offers a terrifying portrayal of the descent of ... Read full review

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User Review  - danaenicole - LibraryThing

Books that require more thought while reading because of archaic language are at a bit of a disadvantage. They have to be more interesting than a more modern book in order to make me want to spend ... Read full review

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User Review  - LauGal - LibraryThing

Liked it! The ending had me turning pages until I was done. I found the end notes extremely distracting to the flow of reading,a necessary evil tho. Classic Dickens. Read full review

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This is an old time classic story about times back in 1775 and later. I think its a very enlighting story and can help teach and entertain you.

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User Review  - CSDaley - LibraryThing

Still one of my favorites and maybe the best last line of any book ever. Read full review

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User Review  - gayla.bassham - LibraryThing

The least Dickensy of Dickens's novels. Not my favorite, but still better than Barnaby Rudge. Read full review

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