In this accessible and engaging series we bring to life the exciting stories that shaped the world's most famous authors and their most beloved novels. Just how did Charles Dickens start writing? What were the social agendas that inspired some of Jane Austen's work? Who is Eric Arthur Blair more famously known as and why is John Keats regarded as one of the most talented romantic poets of all time? Discover the answers to these questions and many more in this enlightening series that features historians and literary experts revealing the details that make the works of these famous authors so memorable.