A Christmas Carol (Illustrated Edition) [NOOK Book]

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The most popular Christmas story ever written features the miserly Scrooge who, with the unwanted assistance of three ghosts, realizes that his cold pursuit of wealth has wasted his life. A Christmas soon to come will bring with it his death, but Christmas reminds both Scrooge and ourselves that, no matter our past mistakes, while there is a moment left of life there is still...
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A Christmas Carol (Illustrated Edition)

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Overview

The most popular Christmas story ever written features the miserly Scrooge who, with the unwanted assistance of three ghosts, realizes that his cold pursuit of wealth has wasted his life. A Christmas soon to come will bring with it his death, but Christmas reminds both Scrooge and ourselves that, no matter our past mistakes, while there is a moment left of life there is still a chance to add joy to the world. This Nook edition includes classic original illustrations and a linked table of contents.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013510524
  • Publisher: Doublethumb Press
  • Publication date: 11/23/2011
  • Series: Ultimate Classics , #0
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 514 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 30, 2010

    Best format for nook

    This edition was carefully created with the nook specifically in mind.

    26 out of 36 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 6, 2010

    Great! Highly recommend--

    This classic is well presented in a very readable format. A good choice.

    17 out of 20 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 23, 2011

    Anonamous

    BEST BOOK EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    12 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 20, 2012

    Wonderful Classic

    A wonderful, quick read during the holiday season. It's a great story that I will most likely come back to again. I seen so many adaptations in movies and plays, it was nice to finally read the original story.

    10 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 30, 2010

    Best version for nook!

    This version was crafted with nook's screen in mind.

    9 out of 17 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2012

    Wow

    Its such a good book! What a tridition

    5 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2012

    It's a great Christmas Classic

    The character Ebeneezer Scrooge has to be one of Dicken's famous characters. In his novella, Dickens portrays a man disappointed with himself and who regards the world with contempt. I always thought of the visits by the three spirits as therapy. Modern pyschology hadn't evolved in the 1840s and somehow Scrooge's breakthrough comes through as a recovered patient.
    I read that Dickens was a contemporary of Karl Marx and as Marx advocated social change to improve the conditions prevalent during that time, Dickens believed that change could come about by social awareness. Laws could be legislated because society felt compassion.
    The two children Ignorance and Want, who are hidden under the cloak of the Spirit of Christmas Present were not intended only for plot of the story but as a reminder for Dickens' readers.
    Are not the 21st century readers still having to think of that boy and girl today? The media presents us news of children in refugee camps,starving children, and homeless families. We are confronted with the reality of want during this time of joy.

    5 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 1, 2011

    Great christmas read!

    This is a great christmas read for all ages. Im 16 and i loved it. There are some typos, but nothing that would make it difficult to understand. I definately would reccomened this book to a friend!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 21, 2011

    Great story. So so ebook quality

    Readable but some strange type conversions

    5 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 9, 2012

    Unreadable

    This is a scanned document and is unfortunately unreadable

    4 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 26, 2012

    Good, but too much detail

    The book was really good, but it went into a lot of unneccesary detail. Up to FOUR pages of describing unneeded things. Otherwise, it was really good!! --Caleb Shenk, 10 years old, 4th Grade:)

    4 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 25, 2011

    Ehhhh

    I love the story but it was hard to read it was in script form

    4 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 20, 2010

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    Always entertaining. One of our Christmas traditions never fails to move me.

    I have always loved this book and began a tradition of reading it to my children when they were young. The writing may not be the peak of Dickens's style but is still excellent. And the story never fails to move and entertain me. This year I read it on my new Nook -- and once again, I thoroughly enjoyed it. I would certainly recommend this book to anyone who likes a good, rousing and touching story and a well-written book.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 18, 2012

    Horrible formatting. Pay the $0.99 for a version that is made fo

    Horrible formatting. Pay the $0.99 for a version that is made for the Nook.

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 12, 2012

    Wonderful

    I enjoyed this book! It was mysterious and funny! Great for all ages!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2012

    Christmas Carol fans will love this.

    ****We gave this book as a hostess gift - and it started great conversations on when various people had seen their first/favoite Christmas Carol play/movie/book. Also good for story telling with all ages.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 1, 2012

    Awsome

    One of the best books ever.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2011

    So Amazing to read

    This book is awesome! When my teacher read it to us for the hoiliday season! It was what I would say fantastic! I looooooovvvvvvvveeeeeeeeddddddd this book!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 10, 2012

    If i could give less than 1 star i would

    Book itself is great, however this ebook copy is terrible and filled with errors, its almost unreadable

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 26, 2012

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