Try our fun game
Dueling book covers…may the best design win!
"Joy is not in things; it is in us."
More: Joy quotes
A Tale of Two Cities
HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. 'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times!' Set before and during the French Revolution in the cities of Paris and London, A Tale of Two Cities tells the story of Dr Manette's release from imprisonment in the Bastille and his reunion with daughter, Lucie. A French aristocrat Darnay and English lawyer Carton compete in their love for Lucie and the ensuing tale plays out against the menacing backdrop of the French Revolution and the shadow of the guillotine.
Reader Ratings & Reviews
1 of 1 Readers found this review helpful
a tale of two cities
It is a really good book from which much can be learnt
If you're writing a A Tale of Two Cities essay and need some advice, post your Charles Dickens essay question on our Facebook page where fellow bookworms are always glad to help!