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Quentin Blake’s A Christmas Carol

2017 Edition

Illustrated by Quentin Blake

Charles Dickens

Pavilion Children’s


ISBN: 9781843653516

Price: £14.99

Publication date: 2 November 2017

Category: Fiction

Quentin Blake turns his brilliant artistic talents to Dickens’ much-loved Christmas story.

A beautiful luxury edition of Dickens’s timeless Christmas classic. A Christmas Carol is the book that defines the Christmas spirit. Ebenezer Scrooge, a mean-spirited miser, is visited by three ghosts one Christmas Eve. The ghosts show Scrooge the true value of Christmas: charity, good humour and love for his fellow man. Quentin Blake’s colourful illustrations guide the reader through Scrooge’s lively journey to find the meaning of Christmas. This unabridged edition contains a foreword by the illustrator and is the ultimate Christmas gift book.

ABOUT THE Illustrator

Quentin Blake is one of today’s most popular and best-loved children’s illustrators. His books are loved by children all over the world. His titles include Mr Magnolia, Mrs Armitage and, of course, the many stories of Roald Dahl.



'This luxurious edition illustrated by the incomparable Quentin Blake makes a stunning addition to your family library and a wonderful gift. There’s a fascinating foreword from the man himself too, explaining the enduring appeal of this book.'


'An absolutely beautiful version'