The Essential Collection.
Specially abridged for Puffin Classics, this is the famous story of a young boy's extraordinary adventure on the streets of London.
Until he is nine, Oliver spends his life in a workhouse orphanage where he becomes notorious for daring to ask for more food. When he runs away to London, he falls into the company of a gang of pickpockets, including Fagin, Bill Sikes and the Artful Dodger. Oliver's future looks uncertain, until a mysterious plot against him is unravelled by the kind Mr Brownlow.