Here’s a review from one of our Undercover Readers—just in time for Christmas!
Quentin Blake’s A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens, ill. by Quentin Blake. ISBN 9781843651215, Anova Books.
In this book, a crotchety old man, Ebenezer Scrooge discovered the true meaning of Christmas. But only after he is haunted by three ghosts!
It is written in an old-fashioned style but I like it, it’s a really good story. I especially love the illustrations. Quentin Blake is a great illustrator. My favourite illustration is the Ghost of Christmas Present because he looks a bit like Santa Claus.
I think that 9 to 99 year olds would like this book.
*Philippa is a member of our Undercover Readers Club. The book reviewed here is Philippa’s own.