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
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.