Scrooge #worstgiftever by Charles DickensScrooge #worstgiftever by Charles Dickens

Scrooge #worstgiftever

byCharles Dickens, Brett Wright

Hardcover | September 27, 2016

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A Christmas Carol, one of the holiday’s greatest traditions told . . . in texts?!
 
Imagine: What if Scrooge, Marley, the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future, and the whole Cratchit family had smartphones? A classic is reborn in this clever adaptation of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol!
 
One grouchy old man who can’t stop asking “How did you get this number?!”
Three ghosts who communicate in the most modern ways, including one who ONLY uses emojis!
And a status update with the most “likes” ever: God bless us, everyone!
 
This retelling will cure even the worst bout of Bah hummingbird! #darnyouautocorrect 
 
A glossary and cast of characters are included for those who need it.
BRETT WRIGHT has a BFA in creative writing and works full-time as a children’s book editor in New York City. In college, he studied Shakespearean tragedy, which was sadly lacking in emoji. He loves receiving books during the holidays. Follow him on Twitter at @brettwright.   CHARLES DICKENS was an English writer born in 1812. His best ...
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Title:Scrooge #worstgifteverFormat:HardcoverDimensions:112 pages, 7.56 × 5.38 × 0.5 inPublished:September 27, 2016Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039955064X

ISBN - 13:9780399550645

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from so funny. I love that series, and this one this not disappoint. It was clever and funny and did the job. Recommend for fun little books!
Date published: 2017-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I Love this! Brett Wright's OMG Series is absolutely a must-read. THIS DOES NOT DISAPPOINT! Scrooge #worstgiftever was the best present a girl can receive for Christmas. If you have read Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, or even if you haven't, being entertained by this witty hilarious story is the best. It is so easy for me to understand the goal of the author and what this is leading to because of the emojis and everything. THE MOOD IS JUST JOYFUL, even though the book is focused on a character who is depressed and grumpy about the Christmas season. This definitely turned out to be my favourite #OMGClassics story.
Date published: 2017-02-14