|David Copperfield||Charles Dickens||Historical Fiction, Classics||1950-01-01||2010-08-30||5|
|Oliver Twist||Charles Dickens||Classics||1939-04-01||Yes||4|
|Great Expectations||Charles Dickens||Classics||1861-07-01||No|
|A Tale of Two Cities||Charles Dickens||Classics, Historical Fiction||1859-11-26||No|
|Hard Times||Charles Dickens||Classics||1854-08-01||2023-04-06||3|
|Bleak House||Charles Dickens||Classics||1853-01-01||No|
|A Christmas Carol||Charles Dickens||Fantasy, Classics||1843-12-19||2009-06-20||4|
Charles John Huffam Dickens (1812-1870) was a writer and social critic who created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.