David Copperfield

Review of David Copperfield by Charles DickensBy PAUL D. MILLER“Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anyone else, these pages must show.” I immediately liked the tenor of the book from the first sentence. Dickens is very funny—I loved the witty asides—and some of the writing, in particular that chapter about the storm in which Ham is killed near the end of the book, is absolutely terrific and unforgettable.It seems to me that Copper … [Read more...]