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David Copperfield

David Copperfield
 

Hilary Burningham retells the story of David Copperfield through speech bubbles, illustrations and simplified text to draw in readers who might struggle with Dicken's original text.

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ISBN 9781783220120
Published 1 February 2015 by ReadZone Books Limited
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Burningham, Hilary
By Dickens, Charles
Illustrated by Rowlatt, Chris
Series Graphic Dickens
Availability Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks

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ISBN-13 9781783220120
ISBN-10 1783220120
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher ReadZone Books Limited
Imprint ReadZone Books Limited
Publication Date 1 February 2015
International Publication Date 5 March 2014
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Burningham, Hilary
By Dickens, Charles
Illustrated by Rowlatt, Chris
Series Graphic Dickens
Category Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 150mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 159g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Orphans - Comic books, strips, etc - Juvenile fiction - History - 19th century - England - London, England - Comic books, strips, etc - Juvenile fiction - Social life and customs - 19th century
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 741.5941
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

In this classic tale, a young boy is deeply affected when his widowed mother remarries. When his mother dies, David's stepfather sends him to work in a London factory. After Wilkins Micawber, his landlord in London, is sent to prison, David escapes London and takes refuge in Dover with Betsey Trotwood, his aunt. After a conventional schooling and a brief legal career he later becomes a novelist.

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Author's Bio

Hilary Burningham is a former teacher and the author of the Graphic Shakespeare series. Chris Rowlatt is an illustrator and artist.

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