The Question and Answer section for A Christmas Carol is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
As a child, Scrooge read books filled with fantasy and adventure. From this, we can infer that these types of stories provided him with an escape from his own life.
Marley warns Scrooge not to go down the same path of greed and selfishness that he did.
Scrooge's nephew is first mentioned in Stave One when he arrives at his uncle's office.
"A merry Christmas, uncle! God save you!" cried a cheerful voice. It was the voice of Scrooge's nephew, who came upon him so quickly that this was the first...