A Christmas Carol by Charles DickensA Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol

byCharles DickensIllustratorP.j. Lynch

Hardcover | September 12, 2006

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The celebrated P.J. Lynch captures the spirit of Dickens's beloved tale in a richly illustrated unabridged edition.

The story of Ebenezer Scrooge opens on a Christmas Eve as cold as Scrooge's own heart. That night, he receives three ghostly visitors: the terrifying spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come. Each takes him on a heart-stopping journey, yielding glimpses of Tiny Tim and Bob Cratchit, the horrifying spectres of Want and Ignorance, even Scrooge's painfully hopeful younger self. Will Scrooge's heart be opened? Can he reverse the miserable future he is forced to see? Now in an unabridged edition gloriously illustrated by the award-winning P.J. Lynch, this story's message of love and goodwill, mercy and self-redemption resonates as keenly as ever.
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian age. His work, which includes such enduring classics as DAVID COPPERFIELD, OLIVER TWIST, and GREAT EXPECTATIONS, has enthralled readers for generations. A CHRISTMAS CAROL was an immediate success when first published on December 17, 1843, and ha...
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Title:A Christmas CarolFormat:HardcoverDimensions:160 pages, 9.38 × 7.75 × 0.81 inPublished:September 12, 2006Publisher:Candlewick PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0763631205

ISBN - 13:9780763631208

Appropriate for ages: 10

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