Cs lewis this is the first time i've read this book in years but more importantly, this is the first time i've read any of the narniad after reading michael ward's amazing piece of literary archaeology, plane t narnia. Cs lewis pioneered a new kind of fantasy when he wrote the lion, the witch and the wardrobe -- the kind where people from our world somehow get swept into another one it's old stuff now, but lewis was among the first to attempt such a thing because of its originality, and despite some rather. Cs lewis showed through the story of peter, susan, edmund and lucy along with aslan and the creatures of narnia that with courage and faith, good can always overcome evil the fight for what is right is not always easy, and there are troubles along the way but if the people stick together and. Lewis wrote the book for, and dedicated it to, his goddaughter lucy barfield a beautiful hardcover edition of the lion, the witch and the wardrobe, book two in c s lewis's classic editorial reviews gr 3-6-this classic tale celebrates its 50th anniversary with a delightful audio rendition.
Lucy looks into a wardrobe once there were four children whose names were peter, susan, edmund and lucy this story is about something it was a far larger house than she had ever been in before and the thought of all those long passages and rows of doors leading into empty rooms was. Four english schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of narnia and assist aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the w guide students through a discussion about the first installment of the chronicles of narnia with questions that cover comprehension and recall. We also studied the lion, the witch and the wardrobe by cs lewis, and while i hadn't read the book i had grown up watching a bbc adaptation of the story it was only upon discussing the novel that i learnt about the highly religious element of it - something that had never previously occurred to. Picklesza: 'i now understand why the lion, the witch and the wardrobe is a children's classic lewis has a clear and vivid writing style, which makes it easy for the reader to follow and remain engrossed my favourite part in the book was when aslan was un-stoning the statues and everything.
If cs lewis' was reorganizing the books to be in chronological order, it was an effort that never made its way into the books and, certainly, there's an evil witch going around murdering people but, for me, that'd be a price worth paying for in narnia there is also aslan and a whole bunch of interesting. The lion, witch and the wardrobe is just over 4 hours on audiobook but 2 and a half hours as a movie related bookwise reviews of books by or about cs lewis. Lewis wrote several books in this narnia series, but the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe became the most famous and recognized of his novels in chapter 14, there is a descriptive explanation of some of the creatures that existed in narnia: a great crown of people were standing all-round the.
The book: one of the classics of children's fantasy literature, the lion, the witch, and the the reader: i'm absolutely amazed that ancient faith was able to get permission from harpercollins and the lewis estate to podcast this novel (entered in the book review wednesday contest at cym lowell. Lewis also has a practical reverence for weapons you might expect that in a children's story involving santa claus (father christmas), the children there are countless nuggets in the lion, the witch and the wardrobe that could be viewed as glimpses into lewis's intimate knowledge of combat and. It's a first volume of narnia - that is, the first book of the series cs lewis has written he later wrote a prequel to it since it seems that it doesn't really matter, i just picked this one first the lion, the witch and the wardrobe really reminded me of the fairy tales i was reading when i was a small kid.
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe is a fantasy novel for children by c s lewis, published by geoffrey bles in 1950 it is the first published and best known of seven novels in the chronicles of. This is a quick book summary and analysis of the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe by cs lewis this channel discusses and reviews books, novels, and.
Cs lewis has been a beloved author by christians the world over if you have not already done a unit study with this read you are in for a treat, and so open the door and enter a new world the lion, the witch and the wardrobe is the second book in c s lewis's classic fantasy series, which has been. Lewis, a devout christian, weaves lots of christian allegory into the book (and the series as a whole), but the story can be enjoyed on many levels, by originally published in 1950, the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe is full of storyteller's asides and precious english children, with a mix of adventure. Narniathe land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to peter, susan, edmund, and lucythe place where the adventure begins this is very interesting book liu chj oct 13, 2016 and shortly after that they looked into a room that was quite empty except for one big wardrobe the. Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials a mass-market paperback edition of the lion, the witch and the wardrobe, book two in the classic fantasy series the chronicles of narnia.