Charles Dickens Info

Ask Scrooge a Yes or No Question

Are you mulling over a yes or no question? Then you've come to the right place. Ebenezer Scrooge is here to help! Enter your question and see what Scrooge says.

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The Marriage of Charles Dickens

A man orders a bracelet for his mistress. It's mistakenly sent to his home where his wife discovers it. Sounds like a romance novel doesn't it? But it really happened to Charles Dickens.

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A Christmas Carol Quiz

Just how well do you know the details of A Christmas Carol?

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Timeline of Events in the Life of Charles Dickens

View a timeline of noteworthy events in the life of Charles Dickens.

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Gad's Hill Place

One day in 1821, when Dickens was 9, he and his father took a walk through Kent. On Gravesend Road they passed a house called Gad's Hill Place. Young Charles was very impressed. Thirty-five years later Dickens bought the house that so impressed him as a child.

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Daily Dose of Dickens

Don't miss your daily dose! Visit the Daily Dose of Dickens every day for a new quote by Charles Dickens.

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Charles John Huffman Dickens was born in Portsmouth in the year 1812. He wrote classic novels like Great Expectations, David Copperfield, A Christmas Carol and more. This site features articles about the life and work of Charles Dickens. It’s also home to the largest collection of Dickens quotations on the web as well as the Daily Dose of Dickens, a daily quote from the work of Dickens.