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User Review  - wagner.sarah35 - LibraryThing

Dickens places his own spin on the French Revolution in this classic novel. He captures much of the spirit of the time, especially the opposing classes of nobles and peasants, and revisits the themes ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

The book started off slow but the ending was very exciting. The characters were bland for a Dickens novel. The plot isn't really driven by the characters, it's driven more by the circumstances of time ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Andrew Scholes - Goodreads

I wasn't much into the book until the last 1/6th of it or so. It seems that Dickens was just kind of writing along and suddenly realized that he better start to wrap this up. I think that was not unusual for books written in a serial format. Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Tahsin - Goodreads

"It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known," Sydney Carton. This tale spans the time before and after the French ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Marit - Goodreads

I knew far, far less about this novel than many other of Dickens' works so the characters and even the story were something to be uncovered rather than revisited. Dickens was never one for subtlety in ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Zachary Rose - Goodreads

After reading Great Expectations and loving the characters and the story, I was a little disappointed in this book. I think the main reason being that many parts felt like a chore to read and not ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Judy - Goodreads

I feel guilty giving the great Dickens only three stars, but I truly can only say I "liked" this book. I last read it over thirty years ago and decided it was time to revisit the story. Maybe my ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Cheshire Public Library - Goodreads

A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens is a book I was *supposed* to have read as a senior in high school. Let's rewind 10 years: It's April, senior year. I'm in my AP English class and we've already ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Liam Jacques - Goodreads

A Tale of Two Cities is about a lot of different characters. There's Darnay and Lucie who will get married , there's Manette who's a prisoner and is a shoe making addict and many other characters ... Read full review

Review: A Tale of Two Cities

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

Tiring and foreing. Why tiring ? Because the style is redundant and inaccurate. I noticed it reading in English (I'm Italian). A vague sentence, if written in my natural language, goes unnoticed, I ... Read full review


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