Oliver Twist

  • by Charles Dickens
  • Narrated by Dick Cavett
  • 2 hrs and 19 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Oliver Twist is an orphan, born into the world of workhouses and poverty. Apprenticed at a young age, he runs away and finds himself with a curious collection of thieves, rogues and murderers. Tragedy and death are constantly at his heels. Oliver struggles with the burden of being a child and of being poor in industrial England.In this tale, Dickens shows that poverty breeds crime and that the road from the workhouse to Fagin's vicious gang is short and straight.


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Abridged books are the worst

This is the last abridged book I'm ever going to download. Deeply dissatisfying waste of money.
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- Colleen Calvert "Lover of historical fiction. I have turned to audiobooks to supplement scare reading time, amidst a busy job and parenting."

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-27-2009
  • Publisher: Audio Holdings, LLC