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Here’s What Miss Havisham Can Teach Us About Grief

Lorraine Berry examines the most laughed-at character in Charles Dickens's Great Expectations (and in its many adaptations), Miss Havisham.


Lit That Explores Humanity: Jennifer Clement On Telling Difficult Stories

President of PEN International and author of Gun Love, Jennifer Clement explores the role of literature that tackles difficult stories.


Revisiting Oliver Twist and Dickens' Teachable Moment

Dickens tried to rewrite literary history following the publishing of Twist, which remains timely in a world that still struggles to feed its children.


Our 25 Favorite Oprah’s Book Club and Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 Picks

These are our 25 favorite picks from both iterations of Oprah's Book Club over the years, from Toni Morrison to Charles Dickens.


Cat Person Author Nets Million Dollar Book Deal

Also in the news: Andy Serkis changes the name of his Jungle Book film, and Orwell challenges Dickens's cred as a revolutionary. Welcome to the Daily Blunt!


Take an Illustrated Look at 10 Christmas Books, From Cheever to Grisham

The Christmas story can range from tragic to comic, satirical to sincere. We’ve put together a list of tinsel-time literature to get you through the season.