Who is not a character from a Charles Dickens novel?
Atticus Finch is a fictional character in author Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel of 1960, To Kill a Mockingbird. A preliminary version of the character also appears in the novel Go Set a Watchman, written in the mid 1950s but not published until 2015. Atticus is a lawyer and resident of the fictional Maycomb County, Alabama, and the father of Jeremy “Jem” Finch and Jean Louise “Scout” Finch.
Answer: Famed British author Charles Dickens was born on this day in 1812. He created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. Over the course of his writing career, Dickens wrote the beloved classic novels Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations. However, Atticus Finch is a fictional character in author Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel, To Kill a Mockingbird and is not a Dickens character.