A CHRISTMAS CAROL Author:CHARLES DICKENS After living a bitter, miserly life, Ebeneezer Scrooge is a wealthy but hated figure in old London. Proud of his heartless manner, the tightfisted curmudgeon delights in tormenting his kind-hearted employee Bob Cratchit, and irritably dismissing his compassionate nephew Fred. One fateful Christmas Eve, Ebeneezer is visited by three ghosts who br... more »ing the old miser visions of Christmases past, present, and future. This spectral encounter culminates in the revelation of a bleak future for Scrooge unless he changes his tyrannical ways. A wonderful story of redemption and Christmas cheer, read with warmth and charm. This beautiful telling of the Holiday classic will warm your heart and stir your imagination.