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Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
3.0 out of 5 stars Great story..but, 8 Jan 2014
I've only ever read one Dickens book before when I was a kid. 30 plus years ago. Thought I'd give this free book a go and see what I've missed.

The actual story is wonderful but I can't help thinking that it could have been told in half the time. Dickens does love a bit of flowering language which isn't really to my taste. Description is one thing but not at the expense of the story. I did find at times that my mind wandered a bit.