Ghost Stories

New Picture (18)Story-telling was a very popular pastime on cold winter nights by the fire! Ghost stories were a favourite. Charles Dickens wrote many famous Christmas stories, and they often feature ghosts. His most famous Christmas story is ‘The Christmas Carol’. In this story, the old miser Ebenezer Scrooge is shown how to be kinder and happier by the ghost of his old business partner, Jacob Marley.