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A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens
Retold by James Rice

Pelican Publishing | September 15, 1990 | Hardcover |

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With imaginative illustrations and a shortened text, this all new version of the well-known Christmas story is sure to be a cherished addition to any Christmas collection. Adapting from Dickens'' own condensed version of A Christmas Carol, James Rice uses his unique style to create a beautiful new interpretation of the old favorite-a version which will undoubtedly become a classic in itself.

A colorful retelling of Dickens'' original story, A Christmas Carol reveals James Rice at his best. Old Scrooge, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future are among the clever illustrations that make this rendition unique and wonderful. James Rice''s talent for bringing characters to life through dynamic, detailed, and lively drawings helps to evoke the true and meaningful message of Dickens'' original story.

Through Rice''s retelling, the classic tale is more accessible to youngsters, and offers them a Christmas treasure to keep for a lifetime. Children of all ages will delight in this wonderfully illustrated story as they follow Scrooge through his series of ghostly visitations to his eventual realization that it is never too late to give the gift of Christmas.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 48 Pages, 7.87 × 10.63 × 0 in

Published: September 15, 1990

Publisher: Pelican Publishing

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0882898124

ISBN - 13: 9780882898124

Appropriate for ages: 12 - 17

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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens
Retold by James Rice

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 48 Pages, 7.87 × 10.63 × 0 in

Published: September 15, 1990

Publisher: Pelican Publishing

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0882898124

ISBN - 13: 9780882898124

From the Publisher

With imaginative illustrations and a shortened text, this all new version of the well-known Christmas story is sure to be a cherished addition to any Christmas collection. Adapting from Dickens'' own condensed version of A Christmas Carol, James Rice uses his unique style to create a beautiful new interpretation of the old favorite-a version which will undoubtedly become a classic in itself.

A colorful retelling of Dickens'' original story, A Christmas Carol reveals James Rice at his best. Old Scrooge, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future are among the clever illustrations that make this rendition unique and wonderful. James Rice''s talent for bringing characters to life through dynamic, detailed, and lively drawings helps to evoke the true and meaningful message of Dickens'' original story.

Through Rice''s retelling, the classic tale is more accessible to youngsters, and offers them a Christmas treasure to keep for a lifetime. Children of all ages will delight in this wonderfully illustrated story as they follow Scrooge through his series of ghostly visitations to his eventual realization that it is never too late to give the gift of Christmas.

About the Author

Mr. Rice has written and/or illustrated some twenty-five titles, including The Night Before Christmas, Cajun Night Before Christmas, Prairie Night Before Christmas, Texas Night Before Christmas, and Hillbilly Night Afore Christmas. He is widely acclaimed as the South''s leading illustrator of juvenile books, with more than 600,000 copies of his works in print-a figure that ranks him among the best-selling authors and illustrators in the nation.

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A colorful retelling of the classic Christmas story is the latest addition to the James Rice Library. Old Scrooge, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future are among the clever illustrations that make this rendition unique and wonderful. Rice's illustrations evoke the true and meaningful message of the original classic

Appropriate for ages: 12 - 17

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