A book is a gift you can open time and time again.
~ Garrison Keillor
The 23rd of April we will celebrate `Book Day´. Many activities will take place in the World. And Saint George’s day is always the 23rd of April, too.
O 23 de abril celébrase o Día do Libro. Moitas actividades ten lugar en todo o mundo para celebralo. E o Día de San Jorge tamén se celebra este día.
Do you want to know more about this special date in Catalonia. Take a look at this presentation.
He is a very famous English writer. He was born in Porsmouth (UK) in 1812. When he was young he lived in London.
His father went to jail because he had some debts, so he had to start working when he was twelve years old.
He worked as a journalist in The Mirror of Parliament and in The Morning Chronicle.
Some of his most important novels are David Copperfield, Oliver Twist, Hard Times and Great Expectations.
This is a video about his life.