Andreia Per the Author's Note: This is a work of fiction. Throughout the manuscript, I have comingled Charles Dickens's words with my own. Prior to writing, I had the pleasure of reading all of Dickens's books and collected articles in addition to studying his times. I invite the reader to suspend disbelief and enjoy
Gina Dalfonzo It's very heavily fictionalized. The basic biographical facts listed near the front and back are true (wrote major works, married Catherine Hogarth, did public readings, etc.), but the whole Wingate story and everything involved with it is made up.