[bksvol-discuss] Re: Dickens' novels

  • From: "Kellie Hartmann" <hart0421@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 16:02:02 -0600

I loved Tale of Two Cities, but thought Oliver Twist was pathologically
over-the-top. It was too unrealistic to even be very depressing. Oh, the
awful life he had in the workhouse and orphanage situations was realistic
enough, but the plot was so melodramatic it kind of lost me.

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