Christmas isn’t Christmas without Dickens, and with a new film out about his creation of A Christmas Carol, attention is once again on the author who is universally celebrated at this time of year. However, not all Charles Dickens’ tales had the festive feel-good factor. Much of his writing had a ‘dark’ side, revealing his obsession with crime, a fear of which had haunted him from his earliest days.read more
Angela Buckley is a true crime writer and author. Her work has featured in The Times, The Telegraph, The Sunday Express and All About History. She is a regular contributor to Your Family History and Who Do You Think You Are? magazines. Angela has appeared on BBC One’s The One Show, BBC South Today and Mysteries at the Museum in the US. She is a member of the Crime Writers’ Association.