Scrooge takes pride in his cold heart. Can three spirits help him remember what matters most?
The spirits use cheer and chills to show the importance of valuing others. Scrooge’s journey is hopeful because it shows anyone can change. A Christmas Carol shows what Christmastime should be about.
Want more books like A Christmas Carol?
A magical gift gives an ambitious businessman the opportunity to change his life in The Gift by Cecilia Ahern.
A poor young couple is determined to get gifts for each other despite the costs in The Gift of the Magi by O Henry and illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger.
Learn the story of Marley and why he was allowed to go to Scrooge in Jacob T. Marley by R. William Bennett.
Did you know that A Christmas Carol saved its author’s career? Check out the story behind the story in books such as the nonfiction The Man Who Invented Christmas by Les Standiford and the historical fiction A Midnight Carol by Patricia K. Davis.
A Christmas Carol has been made into movies such as A Christmas Carol (1951).