The classic story of a young boy who seeks his fortune on the streets of London.
After Oliver Twist asks nasty Mr Bumble for more food, he has to flee the workhouse for the streets of London. Here he meets the Artful Dodger, who leads him to Fagin and his gang of pickpockets. When a thieving mission goes wrong, Oliver narrowly avoids prison and finds himself in the care of kind Mr Brownlow. But Fagin and the brutal Bill Sikes go in search of the young orphan, determined to drag him back . . .
This edition of Dickens's classic tale of an young boy growing up in a London workhouse orphanage includes an Introduction written by the bestselling author of the Old Kingdom and the Seventh Tower series.
With an enticing introduction by bestselling author, Garth Nix
"The power of [Dickens] is so amazing, that the reader at once becomes his captive, and must follow him whithersoever he leads."--William Makepeace Thackeray
Series: Puffin Classics
For Ages: 10+ years old
For Grades: 5+
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: June 2008
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 17.9 x 13.2 x 3.2
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 1