Great Expectations Film Tie In

Author: Charles Dickens

A terrifying encounter with the escaped convict Abel Magwitch in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decrepit Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella at Satis House; the sudden generosity of a mysterious benefactor - these form a series of events that change the orphaned Pip's life forever, and he eagerly abandons his humble station as an apprentice to blacksmith Joe Gargery, beginning a new life as a gentleman. Charles Dickens's haunting novel depicts Pip's coming of age, as he discovers the true nature of his identity, and his 'great expectations'.

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Book Cover: A Christmas Carol

Go on a ghostly journey with Ebenezer Scrooge . . .

Scrooge is a mean old man with no friends or family to love him - he's just so miserable and bitter! One freezing cold Christmas eve, three ghosts pay Scrooge a visit and an eerie night-time journey begins. The Christmas spirits are here to show Scrooge the error of his nasty ways. By visiting his past, present and future, will Scrooge learn to love...

Go on a ghostly journey with Ebenezer Scrooge . . .

Scrooge is a mean old man with no friends or family to love him - he's just so miserable and bitter! One freezing cold Christmas eve, three ghosts pay...

Published: 27/10/2008
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141324524
RRP: $12.99
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings

After reading Christmas Carol, the notoriously reculsive Thomas Carlyle was 'seized with a perfect convulsion of hospitality' and threw not one but two Christmas dinner parties.  The impact of the story may not always have been so dramatic but, along with Dickens other Christmas writings, it has had a lasting and significant influence upon our ideas about the Christmas spirit, and about the season...

After reading Christmas Carol, the notoriously reculsive Thomas Carlyle was 'seized with a perfect convulsion of hospitality' and threw not one but two Christmas dinner parties.  The impact of the...

Published: 06/08/2003
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780140439052
RRP: $12.99
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings: Design by Coralie Bickford-Smith
After reading Christmas Carol, the notoriously reculsive Thomas Carlyle was 'seized with a perfect convulsion of hospitality' and threw not one but two Christmas dinner parties. 
After reading Christmas Carol, the notoriously reculsive Thomas Carlyle was 'seized with a perfect convulsion of hospitality' and threw not one but two Christmas dinner parties. 
Published: 14/10/2011
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780141195858
RRP: $26.00
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol: Penguin Christmas Classics
First published on December 19, 1843, A Christmas Carol was an instant classic: Londoners thronged to hear Dickens read it in person and bought out the first printing in days.
First published on December 19, 1843, A Christmas Carol was an instant classic: Londoners thronged to hear Dickens read it in person and bought out the first printing in days.
Published: 19/11/2014
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780143122494
RRP: $19.99
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol: Penguin English Library
With A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens created a modern fairy tale and shaped our ideas of Christmas.
With A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens created a modern fairy tale and shaped our ideas of Christmas.
Published: 07/01/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141389479
RRP: $12.99
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol: Popular Penguins

Dickens's story of solitary miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is taught the true meaning of Christmas by a series of ghostly visitors, has proved one of his most well-loved works. Ever since it was published in 1843 it has had an enduring influence on the way we think about the traditions of Christmas.

Dickens's story of solitary miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is taught the true meaning of Christmas by a series of ghostly visitors, has proved one of his most well-loved works. Ever since it was published...

Published: 28/06/2010
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141194745
RRP: $13.99
Book Cover: A Christmas Carol: Puffin Chalk Series
Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean old man with no friends or family to love him–hes just so miserable and bitter! One freezing cold Christmas Eve, Marley's Ghost pays Scrooge a visit and an eerie night-time journey begins.
Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean old man with no friends or family to love him–hes just so miserable and bitter! One freezing cold Christmas Eve, Marley's Ghost pays Scrooge a visit and an eerie night-time journey begins.
Published: 25/02/2015
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780147512895
RRP: $15.99
Book Cover: A Tale of Two Cities

Journey from Paris to London – and back  

Charles Darnay and Sydney Carton may look the same but their personalities are very different.   One day, in the midst of the French Revolution, Charles flees to London to escape the trouble in France.   But when he learns that his servant is facing death, he returns to Paris to save him. Charles's own life is endangered on the way and...

Journey from Paris to London – and back  

Charles Darnay and Sydney Carton may look the same but their personalities are very different.   One day, in the midst of the French Revolution...

Published: 04/05/2009
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141325545
RRP: $12.99
Book Cover:  Great Expectations Film Tie In
Published:30/01/2013
Format:Paperback, 556 pages
RRP:$26.00
ISBN-13:9780141392592
ISBN-10:0141392592
Publisher:Penguin UK

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