The Christmas Stories
After the success of A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens' name became so synonymous with Christmas that on hearing of his death in 1870 a young girl in London asked, "Mr. Dickens dead? Then will Father Christmas die too?" But A Christmas Carol is just the most famous of his Christmas stories, and those contained here in this unforgettable collection - The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life and The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain - show Dickens at his heartwarming best.
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Review: Christmas Stories (The Oxford Illustrated Dickens)User Review - Dee - Goodreads
The only short I've read from this book is The Haunted House. I enjoy Dickens. Read full review
Review: Christmas Stories (The Oxford Illustrated Dickens)User Review - Lois - Goodreads
This book is a real commitment. You have to pay attention, or you can easily get lost in all the characters (tho they are listed as a convenience before each tale) and what is going on. The earlier ... Read full review