A Christmas Carol, also known as being a Ghost-Story of Christmas, is a1843 novel which was written by Charles Dickens and to date is one of the best novels of all time. It tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a miserable and greedy old man who is visited by four ghosts, one which is his former business partner, and the others, the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come. After the visits, he becomes a much kinder and understanding person.
The book was written at a time when the British were exploring new concepts such as Christmas trees and integrating it into their already existing traditions. The book has gained critical acclaim and is often featured on many best-seller's lists and has even been adapted several times into movies, Broadway shows, television series, comic strips as well as operas. Every year, during the holiday season, these movies and shows are played continuously, making it a true Christmas classic.
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