G and or reactions and repercussions of the action are erased Not
A Good Trade Off good trade off the time Happily A Christmas Carol is already pretty short so the only real cut is that there is no description of the astrel children with the Ghost of Christmas Present He simply leaves with a final warning about want and greed who would destroy mankind I
to read this with my seven ear old for the first time this ear
got to read this with my seven ear old for the first time this ear so I didn t miss
so I didn t miss change too muchSpoilers for those who haven t I didn t miss change too muchSpoilers for those who haven t the unabridged original start hereAnd reading with a first grader modern language was what I was mostly looking for and exactly what I got We still got to actually see all the memories with the first Ghost the sprinkling of Christmas spirit and all the visitations of the second miner home and lighthouse and all and we still saw Scrooge s body under the sheet with the final Ghost All the finer details of the full novel were still there I was very grateful for this lovely rendition of one of my favorites to share with my oung child Great version for elementary age students. Life Michael Foreman's illustrations have brought new life and charm to a story we all know Parents Magazine.
Malvina G. Vogel Â 8 Read & DownloadJoyed seeing the differences between the two versions and trying to figure out why certain parts were different They loved listening to it and looking at the pictures It s a good story but certainly not something I would love if it wasn t already such a big part of our holiday traditions It just isn t "believable that someone would change so drastically literally overnight But the "that someone would change so drastically literally overnight But the is one I want my kids to remember and it s a story we all enjoyed together and that makes it pretty good in my book I think everyone should read this at least once This is a children s version that has pictures on every other page But it was timely to read it before Christmas I also want to say that I ve read all of my YA books before my kids someday will be able to read them A very good classic book One simply can not go wrong with Charles Dickens Especially for this series of abridgments this is an excellent one Longer books presented by this publisher have a tendency to get butchered inthei intent no actions are cut if possible so to keep them short the dialo. Ings and black and white drawings that brilliantly recapture an era and
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i was little and the time was rightwas little and the time was right this story Good reminder each December A Christmas Carol is often read in the month of December People of different ages read this book during this time period It features memorable characters and a famous plotWithin literature is the concept of the person who changes Sometimes du Scrooge an unpleasant old man scorns Christmas and
the Christmas spirit But Scrooge has a lesson in store for him Ghosts of Christmas past present and future payChristmas spirit But Scrooge has a lesson in store for him Ghosts of Christmas past present and future pay a visit on Christmas Eve and changed his life forever Some parts of the story was sad I will reread this book again It s just not Christmas Eve without reading this While I enjoyed the illustrations in this edition I was less than thrilled with the rephrasing of certain passages It took away the impact in my view But still well done and I m glad to have read it I hadn t ever read this so it was fun reading it aloud with the kids We ve all watched The Muppet *Christmas Carol So We Know * Carol so we know story but they really en. In this unabridged version of the original 1843 edition the classic tale is illustrated with full color paint.