Oliver twist, written by Charles Dickens (1812-1870) and published in 1837, is a very famous novel .
Oliver is an orphan, in early, he works in funeral. But one day he decided to go in London. In London, he’s adopted by a band of young thieves, who are working for Fagin. One day he is accused for theft that did not commit, and he won’t denonce his friends. Fagin found Oliver, and forces him to steal in the house of the gentleman.
For me it is a beautiful novel, which made me think.
This story exists too in the form of musical comedy.