Series:Puffin Classics Format:Paperback / softback 160 pages Publisher:Penguin Random House Children's UK Imprint:Puffin Classics ISBN:9780141324524 Published:7 Aug 2008 Classifications:Interest age: from c 9 years, Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage) Readership:Children's (6-12) Weight:106g Dimensions:128 x 177 x 11 (mm) Pub. Country:United Kingdom For sale in: All countries Description A Christmas Carol is one of Charles Dickens' most loved books - a true classic and a Christmas must-read. Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean, miserable, bitter old man with no friends. One cold Christmas Eve, three ghosts take him on a scary journey to show him the error of his nasty ways. By visiting his past, present and future, Scrooge learns to love Christmas and the people all around him. With a light-hearted introduction by bestselling author Anthony Horowitz, creator of the highly successful Alex Rider novels.