Friday, December 23, 2011

REVIEW: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens


Title: A Christmas Carol
Author: Charles Dickens
Date Published: December 19, 1843
Genre: Ghost story, Morality tale, Novella, Parable, Social criticism,
Page Count: Unknown
Year Read: 2011


Goodreads: One of the best-loved and most quoted stories of "the man who invented Christmas"-English writer Charles Dickens-A Christmas Carol debuted in 1843 and has touched millions of hearts since. Cruel miser Ebeneezer Scrooge has never met a shilling he doesn't like. . .and hardly a man he does. And he hates Christmas most of all. When Scrooge is visited by his old partner, Jacob Marley, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present, and Christmas Yet to Come, he learns eternal lessons of charity, kindness, and goodwill. Experience a true Victorian Christmas!


Review: Charles Dickens wrote an excellent novel when writing the Christmas Carol. I love the title... A Christmas Carol sounds like a happy christmas song, yet it's quiet the opposite. Dickens  is very descriptive throughout the novel, setting the mood to each situation very nicely. It's just like watching the movie (Disney's A Christmas Carol)... but better... in my opinion.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Book Haul || Purchased Books - Horror.


Walmart (Near Me) Price $12.59

 If you want Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children I would check the Walmart near you... apparently they have sales going on ^^:;

My beautiful copy (picture below)

Monday, December 5, 2011

Book Haul || Purchased Books - Winter.

I've been wanting to read the Christmas Carol for some time, and finally got a used copy of it. Hopefully, I enjoy it as much I did the movies. :P

[Covers link to Goodreads]

Thursday, December 1, 2011

AUDIO BOOK: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

How I've been meaning to read this book since it came out... I hope that I get to it soon... but luckily... I get the first few chapters... thanx to
Thanifex on Youtube.

Audio Book (On Youtube):

EPILOGUE

CHAPTER 1
[PART 1]  [PART 2]

CHAPTER 2

CHAPTER 3
*AS OF: NOV 29, 2011
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