A Charles Dickens Holiday Sampler: A Radio Dramatization, Charles Dickens
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A Charles Dickens Holiday Sampler: A Radio Dramatization

Author: Charles Dickens, Jerry Robbins

Narrator: Jerry Robbins, The Colonial Radio Players

Unabridged: 2 hr

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Brilliance Audio

Published: 11/08/2011

Genre: Drama

Synopsis

The Cricket on The Hearth was first published in 1845.A cricket constantly chirps on the hearth and acts as a guardian angel to the Peerybingle family. The arrival of a mysterious stranger threatens to shatter this harmony. Does the cricket have supernatural powers? Does he restore faith and overcome suspicion? A masterful story of love and loyalty, The Cricket on The Hearth is effused with the spirit of the season.The Seven Poor Travellers was first published in 1854.On Christmas Eve, a traveling gentleman happens upon a house in a quaint little village, which houses up to six travelers each evening. He decides to treat them all to a Christmas dinner and tells them a story around the fireplace about a soldier who finds the true meaning of forgiveness and redemption.A sparkling holiday gem from the great Charles Dickens.

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