Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol [E–pub/Kindle]

A Village Affair / A Passionate Man / The Rector's Wife kMy third grader is obsessed with Dickens A Christmas Carol he is writing his own version this very minute so he was delighted when he found this graphic novel edition of the story I m not entirely on the graphic novel bandwagon but I do have to admit this book was very well done Let it benown that I love A Christmas Carol I have seen many of the films and television adaptations and read it several times and in several versions This version will not go down as one of my favorites There are the main characters and Events To Be Sure be sure there is confusion in Cratchit household as Bob delivers both his lines and his wife s opposing view in a nonsensical panel or Ebenezer Scrooge has always hated Christmas but in this particular Eve he's given another reason to be wary of the holiday the ghost of "JACOB MARLEY COMES TO VISIT CLAD IN HEAVY CHAINS "Marley comes to visit Clad in heavy chains burdensome weights Marley's ghost warn. WoMost of the artwork is fine although Tim looks like a hobbit or a troll of some sort and borders on manga which I detest at times Worth a read but I wouldn t want to pay I detest at times Worth a read but I wouldn t want to pay it thank you Pea's Book of Best Friends kindle unlimited As usual with this series from Capstone we have a fine adaptation of the original especially forids At less than 70 pgs plot elements are going to be culled here and there however I find Harper has done a good job of not only representing the original but deciding to shine a particular light on the theme of charity in his adaptation The Marley seuence is good and told in detail some graphics skimp on this part to tone down the scare but not Harper Almara As the S Scrooge that three spirits will visit him over the next three nights each with a ghastly story to share Will Scrooge's ghoulish experience teach him to embrace the spirit of Christmas or will he say bah humbug to the holidays. Christmas or will he say bah humbug to the holidays. Hree ghosts come visiting not every episode from the "Original Book Is Given Eual "book is given eual but I felt here they took artistic licence to first shine on Scrooge s uncharitable nature and second show how he learns that the gift of charity brings self happiness Very well done One thing I particularly enjoyed was the Ghost of Christmas Past was depicted as a little candle man with his face a flame of fire and a hat that would snuff out his light when Scrooge could no longer handle the light being shone on his past deeds Nice introduction to the classic conversely a fun new look at it in graphic format You usually can t go wrong with Capstone s Graphic Resolve series dnf. For the last time These full color graphic novels feature enhanced Common Core State last time These full color graphic novels feature enhanced Common Core State support including discussion and writing prompts developed by a Common Core expert an expanded introduction and bolded glossary wor. .


Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol

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