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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LibraryThing
2.5 stars Oliver Twist is an orphan and is shuffled around to various places where he is not treated kindly, when he finally has enough and runs away to London. In London, he initially meets up with a group of thieves. After a little more focus on Oliver that I donít want to give away, a lot of the story suddenly follows other characters. I thought the first half of the book that primarily focused on Oliver was o.k. But once the story started following other characters (almost all the second half of the book), I found my mind wandering. I was not able to concentrate on what I was reading, so I kind of lost what was going on in the story.
Review: Oliver Twist (Great Illustrated Classics)User Review - Goodreads
I did not like this book at all. It had so much going on at once. I was mixed up with the characters in it. I could not understand what was happening. It felt like there was two stories going on ...
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