Little Dorrit (Google eBook)
As for many of Dickens' novels, highlighting social injustices is at the heart of Little Dorrit. His father was imprisoned for debt, and Dickens' shines a spotlight on the fate of many who are unable to repay a debt when the ability to seek work is denied. Amy Dorrit is the youngest daughter of a man imprisoned for debt and is working as a seamstress for Mrs Clennam when Arthur Clennam crosses her path. Will the sweet natured Amy win Arthur's heart? And will they ever escape the shadow of debtors' prison?
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Review: Little Dorrit (New Century Library - The Works of Charles Dickens Vol. XII)User Review - Bryana Johnson - Goodreads
Little Dorrit doesn't commend itself by one overarching idea but by the incorporation of a great many that are mingled together to construct one fabulous whole. We come away quite overwhelmed and ... Read full review
Review: Little Dorrit (New Century Library - The Works of Charles Dickens Vol. XII)User Review - Grace - Goodreads
After watching the well-done Little Dorrit mini tv series done by BBC, I want to read the book. Read full review