The lion, the witch and the wardrobe

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Scholastic, 1995 - Fantasy fiction - 189 pages
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Four English school children 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 White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter.

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Engaging and easy to read. - weRead
Im not a HUGE fan of Lewis' style of writing. - weRead
A very good introduction to this marvelous world. - weRead
Great story, plot and keeps you wanting to read more. - weRead
I love the writing style. - weRead
CS Lewis is an amazing writer...! - weRead

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This is a great book that comes after The Magicians Nephew in the series The Chronicles of Narnia. Read full review

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User Review  - Kahryn Little - Goodreads

I was very pleased with this book. I watched the movie before I read it and now I'm even more interested in the story. Though I found myself wanted everything to be exactly like the movie, the book ... Read full review

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Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably the most influential Christian writer of his day. He was a Fellow and Tutor in English literature at Oxford University until 1954 when he was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance English at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement. His major contributions in literary criticism, children's literature, fantasy literature, and popular theology brought him international renown and acclaim. He wrote more than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year. His most distinguished and popular accomplishments include "The Chronicles of Narnia", "Out of the Silent Planet", "The Four Loves", "The Screwtape Letters", and "Mere Christianity".

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) fue uno de los intelectuales m's importantes del siglo veinte y podr?a decirse que fue el escritor cristiano m's influyente de su tiempo. Fue profesor particular de literatura inglesa y miembro de la junta de gobierno en la Universidad Oxford hasta 1954, cuando fue nombrado profesor de literatura medieval y renacentista en la Universidad Cambridge, cargo que desempe hasta que se jubil?. Sus contribuciones a la cr?tica literaria, literatura infantil, literatura fant?stica y teolog?a popular le trajeron fama y aclamaci?n a nivel internacional. C. S. Lewis escribi? m's de treinta libros, lo cual le permiti? alcanzar una enorme audiencia, y sus obras a?n atraen a miles de nuevos lectores cada a?o. Sus m's distinguidas y populares obras incluyen "Las Cr?nicas de Narnia, Los Cuatro Amores, Cartas del Diablo a Su Sobrino y Mero Cristianismo".

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