Author Charles Dickens, Illustrated by Quentin Blake
Quentin Blake turns his artistic talents to Dickens’ much-loved Christmas story in this beautiful gift edition of a timeless classic.
A Christmas Carol is the book that defines the Christmas spirit. Ebenezer Scrooge, a mean-spirited miser, is visited by three ghosts one Christmas Eve. The ghosts show Scrooge the true value of Christmas: charity, good humor, and love for his fellow man. Quentin Blake’s distinctive illustrations guide the reader through Scrooge’s lively journey to find the meaning of Christmas. This unabridged edition contains a foreword by the illustrator and is the ultimate Christmas gift book.
About The Author
Charles Dickens (1812–1870) is widely considered to be one of the greatest novelists of the Victorian era. A Christmas Carol was first published in 1843 and has never been out of print since. Sir Quentin Blake is one of the world’s favorite and best-loved illustrators. He has illustrated over 200 books for adults and children and won many prizes, including the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Hans Christian Andersen Award.