Our June #SolveItDickens challenge focuses on ‘Anecdote’ part I. What is this mysterious anecdote about? We’ll need to transcribe the text to find out!
Our May #SolveItDickens challenge focuses on ‘The Two Brothers’ part II. Can we work out how this mysterious ghost story ends?
Deadline: 31 May 2022
The mystery deepens with April’s challenge focusing on ‘Nelson’ part II. Look out for words written in longhand that provide additional context clues. Happy solving!
Deadline: 29 April
Our first #SolveItDickens challenge of 2022 comes from the notebooks of Dickens’s shorthand pupil, Arthur Stone, at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Deadline: 31 March 2022
Help us fill in the blanks, in this mini-challenge focused on the ‘Two Brothers’ shorthand extract.
Deadline: 31 January 2022
Running until New Year’s Eve 2021, our ‘Decoding Dickens’ prize challenge offered £300 for the best full or partial solution to the mysterious Tavistock letter.