Usborne Books at Home Canada

Skip to main content


A Christmas Carol

Young Reading Series 2
A Christmas Carol

  • The classic Dickens story retold for children growing in reading confidence.
  • Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean-spirited old man who hates everything - even Christmas! But when three spirits visit him one Christmas Eve, Scrooge is taken on a journey into the past, present and future that will change him forever.
  • Part of Young Reading Series 2 for readers growing in confidence.
  • Also available with an audio CD with a dramatic listen-along recording with music and sound effects, followed by a read-along version with prompts for page turns.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

$7.95 Available

Hardback and CD:

$12.95 Available

Information

Age: 5+

Lexile Measure: 510L

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: $7.95
ISBN: 9780746058572
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Hardback and CD:
Price: $12.95
ISBN: 9780746089026
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Retold by Mary Sebag-Montefiore

Illustrator: Alan Marks

Press Reviews

Shows it is never too late to change your evil ways, and how seeing your past, present and future can change how you look at things.
The Guardian

Reader Reviews

A Christmas Carol
I really liked A Christmas Carol because it was a sad story of a very mean man but had a great happy ending. Charles Dickens had lots of great ideas with the ghosts showing how nasty Ebenezer Scrooge was being to everyone and how he needed to be a better man.

Katie Moore, 18th December 2011
A Christmas Carol
I really enjoyed reading A Christmas Carol because Scrooge turned into a really nice person at the end and looked after Tiny Tim.

Jack Frings, 11th December 2011
A Fun Christmas Read!
A Christmas Carol is a really interesting story with three spirits and a very merry Christmas ending. This is a cool book to read because it makes you think about being kind to other people.

Carina Macdonald, 11th December 2011

Extras

How to buy Usborne Books

You can buy Usborne books directly or online from any of our many Consultants across the country. We do not accept orders through this website, but are happy to refer you to one of our business leaders who can process your order.

Our Independent Consultants offer personal, knowledgeable and honest customer service, and can show you ways you can save money with lower shipping rates and help you get the best value in other ways to get free books and/or other special offers. Click here to get connected...

Our simple, money-back guarantee

We want our customers to be happy with Usborne Books. Find out more....