Great expectations for Dickens World

slashgirl writes “‘Work is set to begin on a $140-million theme park that will bring to life the 19th century world of Charles Dickens. Scheduled to open in April 2007, Dickens World is being spearheaded by the South East England Development Agency, a group in charge of redeveloping the area. The attraction will be located at the agency’s Chatham Maritime Site – a former dockyard – in the southeast region of Chatham, where Dickens spent his childhood.’

I wonder if we need a category here called “Authors Rolling Over in the Grave”. What’s next, Harry Potter world? Read more here.