Great Expectations (1861)

Great Expectations (1861)

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Charles Dickens By CharlesDickens Completed

On Christmas Eve, around 1812, Pip, an orphan who is about six years old, encounters an escaped convict in the village churchyard while visiting the graves of his mother, father, and siblings. The convict scares Pip into stealing food and a file to grind away his shackles, from the home he shares with his abusive older sister and her kind, passive husband Joe Gargery, a blacksmith. The next day, soldiers recapture the convict while he is engaged in a fight with another convict; the two are returned to the prison ships from which they escaped...

practically practically Oct 31, 2016
i think reading books on wattpad makes it more interesting than irl idk if that's just me??
fatherky fatherky Dec 16, 2016
Is it wrong that I don't picture him (not pip, the other guy) in my head as human
zaynisgodamen zaynisgodamen Nov 25, 2016
I JUST FINISHED THIS BOOK LIKE A MONTH AGO FOR 10TH GRADE ENGLISH AND I HATE THIS BOOK
ANightmarishDaydream ANightmarishDaydream Nov 30, 2016
is this the actual book? I'm really excited to read this, but I don't have it and I want to read it for my book talk.
ANightmarishDaydream ANightmarishDaydream Nov 30, 2016
i also just noticed you can comment on a certain paragraph now
JackTheGhost JackTheGhost Dec 14, 2016
The only classic books that i like is Mary Shelly's and Charles Dickens'.