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Marly’s Ghost by David Levithan

Marly’s Ghost by David LevithanMarly's Ghost by David Levithan
Release Date: 8th January 2015
Publisher: Electric Monkey
Source: Publisher
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Rating: two-stars

A remix of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol with a Valentine’s twist

When Ben’s girlfriend, Marly, dies, he feels his life is over and the prospect of Valentine’s day without her fills him with bitterness. But then Marly arrives – or at least, her ghost does – along with three other spirits. Now Ben must take a journey through Valentines past, present and future – and what he learns will change him forever.

 Marly’s Ghost, as it says in the blurb, is a modern retelling of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. Except it’s not about Christmas but about Valentines Day because quirkiness, I guess?

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