A Sentimental Imagination
ReadOasis Step 3 (Part 1) I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. Charles Dickens (1786-1851) Most people know Charles Dickens for his famous ghost story: A Christmas Carol. But many people don’t realize that Dickens was the most notable English author of the... Read more
A Sentimental Imagination
ReadOasis Step 3 (Part 2) A Christmas Carol is full of dramatic, appealing, or memorable personalities: Tiny Tim, the Christmas Ghosts, and Ebenezer Scrooge. These characters have become classic images in Western literature and culture. The story shows the powerful emotions that Christmas can bring. But it was written... Read more
Charles Dickens: Never Out of Print
ReadOasis Step 1 Do you know Charles Dickens? He was the most popular English writer in Victorian times. Even today, he is well liked. Dickens gave us many unforgettable stories. He wrote Oliver Twist, A Tale of Two Cities, and A Christmas Carol. These stories have been made into... Read more