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Classic Collection: A Christmas Carol

Classics Collection

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No. of pages 48

Great for age 7-11 years
This book makes this famous Christmas story available to a young readership while still capturing the atmosphere and suspense of the original. A classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, a miserable, tight-fisted old man who finds that the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future are capable of changing his selfish ways to embrace the spirit of the festive season. This book is illustrated by Chris Hahner. Consultant: Kimberley Reynolds, University of Surrey.


This book was recognised in the Big Read Top 100 category by the Bbc Book Awards.

This book is part of a book series called Classics Collection .

This book is aimed at children in primary school.

There are 48 pages in this book. This book was published 2002 by Hachette Children's Group .

Tony Bradman was born in London in 1954. He has written poetry, picture Charles Dickens (1812-1870) was an English writer and social critic who is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period. Tony Bradman is an experienced editor, writer and anthologist in the world of children's books. He has written numerous plays, stories and poems for young children. 'Here come the Heebie-Jeebies and Other Scary Poems' was short-listed for The English 4-11 Awards for the Best Children's Illustrated Book of 2000. Chris Hahner has worked in publishing, advertising and animation, in the UK and in Germany. He has illustrated a variety of picture books for children, and character development for product and film.

This book contains the following story:

A Christmas Carol
Dickensian London is brought to life in Charles Dickens' tale of A Christmas Carol, where Ebenezer Scrooge is forced to take stock of his life with the help of the ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Future. Will he stay a stingy, sad, lonely old man or will he mend his ways and find happiness and company with his fellow men?

This book is in the following series:

Classics Collection

This book has been nominated for the following award:

Bbc Book Awards
This book was recognised in the Big Read Top 100 category by the Bbc Book Awards.

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