Charles Dickens Info

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Daily Dose of Dickens

Visit the Daily Dose of Dickens every day in October for a scary quote. It's Dickens at his spookiest!

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Ask Scrooge a Yes or No Question

If you have a yes or no question let Ebenezer Scrooge help.

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In 1849 John Leech, a friend of Charles Dickens, was injured. Dickens rushed to his friend’s aid. Within a few days Leech’s condition had significantly improved. What could Dickens do that the doctors couldn’t? Dickens helped his friend via the use of mesmerism.

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Dickens was working on The Mystery of Edwin Drood when he passed away. How would he have ended the novel?

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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. The timeline links to information on his life, works and more.

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The Staplehurst Railway Accident

In June of 1865 Charles Dickens had a brush with death. While he survived, others weren't as lucky. Ten people died and forty were injured in the Staplehurst railway accident.

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Charles Dickens Quiz - Opening Lines to the Novels of Charles Dickens

We added a game for the Dickens aficionado! Here you’ll find the first lines of ten of Dickens’s works. You’re given three choices for each of the starting lines. It’s fun, but it’s challenging!

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Welcome to Charles Dickens Info.  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.