Book Review: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, ill. by P. J. Lynch

Candlewick, 2006 ISBN-13: 9780763631208 Available: New and Used     “Marley was dead, to begin with”. Charles Dickens doesn’t waste words setting the tone of A Christmas Carol. The bleakness of Marley’s solitary death, and the bitter miserliness  of his partner, Ebenezer Scrooge soon establish a dark and lonely atmosphere that lends itself to haunting. Indeed, […]