Discover Charles Dickens’ powerful story of love, honour, debt and hope in 1820s London.
Based on the 1850s novel by Dickens, this period drama tells the story of Amy Dorrit, who spends her days earning money for the family and looking after her proud father, who is a long term inmate of Marshalsea debtors prison in London. Amy’s world is transformed when her boss’s son Arthur returns from overseas to solve his family’s mysterious legacy and discovers that their lives are interlinked.
Little Dorrit is one of over 20 sites from The Circumlocution Office dedicated to a major work of the author Charles Dickens.
Each site brings together the opportunity to read that work, explore the characters, quotations, locations.