Les Miserablesis widely considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century. First published in France in 1862, it is Victor Hugoâ€™s greatest achievement--the ultimate tale of redemption. Former prisoner Jean Valjean struggles to live virtuously after an unexpected act of forgiveness by a kindly bishop changes his life. His righteous actions change peopleâ€™s lives in surprising ways and culminate in romance between two young people. Now available as part of the Word Cloud Classics series,Les Miserablesis a must-have addition to the libraries of all classic literature lovers. About the Word Cloud Classics series:Classic works of literature with a clean, modern aesthetic! Perfect for both old and new literature fans, the Word Cloud Classics series from Canterbury Classics provides a chic and inexpensive introduction to timeless tales. With a higher production value, including heat burnished covers and foil stamping, these eye-catching, easy-to-hold editions are the perfect gift for students and fans of literature everywhere.