The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia Series #2)

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Narnia...the land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy...the place where the adventure begins.

Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysterious old house. At first, no one believes her when she tells of her adventure in the land of Narnia. But soon Edmund and then Peter and Susan discover the Magic and meet Aslan, the Great Lion, for themselves. In the blink of ...

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Overview

Narnia...the land beyond the wardrobe, the secret country known only to Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy...the place where the adventure begins.

Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysterious old house. At first, no one believes her when she tells of her adventure in the land of Narnia. But soon Edmund and then Peter and Susan discover the Magic and meet Aslan, the Great Lion, for themselves. In the blink of an eye, their lives are changes forever.

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 White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter.

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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe was published in 1950, and it was the book that first introduced readers to the World of Narnia. Years later, in 1955, Lewis wrote a prequel to The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, entitled The Magician's Nephew. While The Magician's Nephew was the sixth Narnia book to be written, many readers prefer to begin the series with The Magician's Nephew.
Gale Research
In this opening volume, Lewis "presents a world corrupted with powerful evil, full of dangerous temptations; humanity is seen as often weak and prone to erring ways," David L. Russell explained, "but with the capacity for devotion and even heroism if guided by the unconditional love of the godhead."
New York Times
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is, in turn, beautiful, frightening, wise.
Children's Literature - Marilyn Courtot
Published nearly five decades ago, Lewis' fantasy (which is part of The Chronicles of Narnia) has recently been reissued with new full color plates by the original illustrator. The deluxe edition with its large type on cream color pages will introduce kids to the captivating story of Lucy, Peter, Susan, and Edmund who step through the wardrobe into the magical land of Narnia. There, they battle against the evil White Witch and her minions and free Narnia from everlasting winter. The world with its talking creatures is entirely believable, as are the siblings who must overcome their own failings to become the heroes and heroines of Narnia. The color plates in muted tones, along with inset black and white illustrations throughout the text, make this book a real keepsake.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780064471046
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 3/28/2002
  • Series: Chronicles of Narnia Series , #2
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 12,943
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 4.10 (w) x 6.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably one of the most influential writers 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 Literature at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement. 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 Mere Christianity, Out of the Silent Planet, The Great Divorce, The Screwtape Letters, and the universally acknowledged classics The Chronicles of Narnia. To date, the Narnia books have sold over one hundred million copies and have been transformed into three major motion pictures.

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) fue uno de los intelectuales más importantes del siglo veinte y podría decirse que fue el escritor cristiano más 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 desempeñó hasta que se jubiló. Sus contribuciones a la crítica literaria, literatura infantil, literatura fantástica y teología popular le trajeron fama y aclamación a nivel internacional. C. S. Lewis escribió más de treinta libros, lo cual le permitió alcanzar una enorme audiencia, y sus obras aún atraen a miles de nuevos lectores cada año. Sus más distinguidas y populares obras incluyen Las Crónicas de Narnia, Los Cuatro Amores, Cartas del Diablo a Su Sobrino y Mero Cristianismo.

Pauline Baynes has produced hundreds of wonderful illustrations for the seven books in The Chronicles of Narnia. In 1968 she was awarded the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal for her outstanding contribution to children's literature.

Biography

C. S. Lewis was famous both as a fiction writer and as a Christian thinker, and his biographers and critics sometimes divide his personality in two: the storyteller and the moral educator, the "dreamer" and the "mentor." Yet a large part of Lewis's appeal, for both his audiences, lay in his ability to fuse imagination with instruction. "Let the pictures tell you their own moral," he once advised writers of children's stories. "But if they don't show you any moral, don't put one in. ... The only moral that is of any value is that which arises inevitably from the whole cast of the author's mind."

Storytelling came naturally to Lewis, who spent the rainy days of his childhood in Ireland writing about an imaginary world he called Boxen. His first published novel, Out of the Silent Planet, tells the story of a journey to Mars; its hero was loosely modeled on his friend and fellow Cambridge scholar J.R.R. Tolkien. Lewis enjoyed some popularity for his Space Trilogy (which continues in Perelandra and That Hideous Strength), but nothing compared to that which greeted his next imaginative journey, to an invented world of fauns, dwarfs, and talking animals -- a world now familiar to millions of readers as Narnia.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the first book of the seven-volume Chronicles of Narnia, began as "a picture of a Faun carrying an umbrella and parcels in a snowy wood," according to Lewis. Years after that image first formed in his mind, others bubbled up to join it, producing what Kate Jackson, writing in Salon, called "a fascinating attempt to compress an almost druidic reverence for wild nature, Arthurian romance, Germanic folklore, the courtly poetry of Renaissance England and the fantastic beasts of Greek and Norse mythology into an entirely reimagined version of what's tritely called 'the greatest story ever told.'"

The Chronicles of Narnia was for decades the world's bestselling fantasy series for children. Although it was eventually superseded by Harry Potter, the series still holds a firm place in children's literature and the culture at large. (Narnia even crops up as a motif in Jonathan Franzen's 2001 novel The Corrections). Its last volume appeared in 1955; in that same year, Lewis published a personal account of his religious conversion in Surprised by Joy. The autobiography joined his other nonfiction books, including Mere Christianity, The Screwtape Letters, and The Great Divorce, as an exploration of faith, joy and the meaning of human existence.

Lewis's final work of fiction, Till We Have Faces, came out in 1956. Its chilly critical reception and poor early sales disappointed Lewis, but the book's reputation has slowly grown; Lionel Adey called it the "wisest and best" of Lewis's stories for adults. Lewis continued to write about Christianity, as well as literature and literary criticism, for several more years. After his death in 1963, The New Yorker opined, "If wit and wisdom, style and scholarship are requisites to passage through the pearly gates, Mr. Lewis will be among the angels."

Good To Know

The imposing wardrobe Lewis and his brother played in as children is now in Wheaton, Illinois, at the Wade Center of Wheaton College, which also houses the world's largest collection of Lewis-related documents, according to The Christian Science Monitor.

The 1994 movie, Shadowlands, based on the play of the same name, cast Anthony Hopkins as Lewis. It tells the story of his friendship with, and then marriage to, an American divorcee named Joy Davidman (played by Debra Winger), who died of cancer four years after their marriage. Lewis's own book about coping with that loss, A Grief Observed, was initially published under the pseudonym N. W. Clerk.

Several poems, stories, and a novel fragment published after Lewis's death have come under scrutiny as possible forgeries. On one side of the controversy is Walter Hooper, a trustee of Lewis's estate and editor of most of his posthumous works; on the other is Kathryn Lindskoog, a Lewis scholar who began publicizing her suspicions in 1988. Scandal or kooky conspiracy theory? The verdict's still out among readers.

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    1. Also Known As:
      Clive Staples Lewis (real name); Clive Hamilton, N.W. Clerk, Nat Whilk; called "Jack" by his friends
    1. Date of Birth:
      November 29, 1898
    2. Place of Birth:
      Belfast, Nothern Ireland
    1. Date of Death:
      November 22, 1963
    2. Place of Death:
      Headington, England

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Chapter One

Lucy Looks into a Wardrobe

Once there were four children whose names were Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy. This story is about something that happened to them when they were sent away from London during the war because of the air-raids. They were sent to the house of an old Professor who lived in the heart of the country, ten miles from the nearest railway station and two miles from the nearest post office. He had no wife and he lived in a very large house with a housekeeper called Mrs Macready and three servants. (Their names were Ivy, Margaret and Betty, but they do not come into the story much.) He himself was a very old man with shaggy white hair which grew over most of his face as well as on his head, and they liked him almost at once; but on the first evening when he came out to meet them at the front door he was so odd-looking that Lucy (who was the youngest) was a little afraid of him, and Edmund (who was the next youngest) wanted to laugh and had to keep on pretending he was blowing his nose to hide it.

As soon as they had said goodnight to the Professor and gone upstairs on the first night, the boys came into the girls' room and they all talked it over.

"We've fallen on our feet and no mistake," said Peter. "This is going to be perfectly splendid. That old chap will let us do anything we like."

"I think he's an old dear," said Susan.

"Oh, come off it!" said Edmund, who was tired and pretending not to be tired, which always made him bad-tempered. "Don't go on talking like that."

"Like what?" said Susan; "and anyway, it's time you were in bed."

"Trying to talk likeMother," said Edmund. "And who are you to say when I'm to go to bed? Go to bed yourself."

"Hadn't we all better go to bed?" said Lucy. "There's sure to be a row if we're heard talking here."

"No there won't," said Peter. "I tell you this is the sort of house where no one's going to mind what we do. Anyway, they won't hear us. It's about ten minutes' walk from here down to that dining-room, and any amount of stairs and passages in between."

"What's that noise?" said Lucy suddenly. 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 beginning to make her feel a little creepy.

"It's only a bird, silly," said Edmund.

"It's an owl," said Peter. "This is going to be a wonderful place for birds. I shall go to bed now. I say, let's go and explore tomorrow. You might find anything in a place like this. Did you see those mountains as we came along? And the woods? There might be eagles. There might be stags. There'll be hawks."

"Badgers!" said Lucy.

"Foxes!" said Edmund.

"Rabbits!" said Susan.

But when the next morning came there was a steady rain falling, so thick that when you looked out of the window you could see neither the mountains nor the woods nor even the stream in the garden.

"Of course it would be raining!" said Edmund. They had just finished their breakfast with the Professor and were upstairs in the room he had set apart for them -- a long, low room with two windows looking out in one direction and two in another.

"Do stop grumbling, Ed," said Susan. "Ten to one it'll clear up in an hour or so. And in the meantime we're pretty well off. There's a wireless and lots of books."

"Not for me," said Peter; "I'm going to explore in the house."

Everyone agreed to this and that was how the adventures began. It was the sort of house that you never seem to come to the end of, and it was full of unexpected places. The first few doors they tried led only into spare bedrooms, as everyone had expected that they would; but soon they came to a very long room full of pictures, and there they found a suit of armour; and after that was a room all hung with green, with a harp in one corner; and then came three steps down and five steps up, and then a kind of little upstairs hall and a door that led out on to a balcony, and then a whole series of rooms that led into each other and were lined with books -- most of them very old books and some bigger than a Bible in a church. And shortly after that they looked into a room that was quite empty except for one big wardrobe; the sort that has a looking-glass in the door. There was nothing else in the room at all except a dead bluebottle on the window-sill.

"Nothing there!" said Peter, and they all trooped out again -- all except Lucy. She stayed behind because she thought it would be worthwhile trying the door of the wardrobe, even though she felt almost sure that it would be locked. To her surprise it opened quite easily, and two mothballs dropped out.

Looking into the inside, she saw several coats hanging up -- mostly long fur coats. There was nothing Lucy liked so much as the smell and feel of fur. She immediately stepped into the wardrobe and got in among the coats and rubbed her face against them, leaving the door open, of course, because she knew that it is very foolish to shut oneself into any wardrobe. Soon she went further in and found that there was a second row of coats hanging up behind the first one. It was almost quite dark in there and she kept her arms stretched out in front of her so as not to bump her face into the back of the wardrobe. She took a step further in -- then two or three steps -- always expecting to feel woodwork against the tips of her fingers. But she could not feel it.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Copyright © by C. Lewis. Reprinted by permission of HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. All rights reserved. Available now wherever books are sold.
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First Chapter

Chapter One

Lucy Looks into a Wardrobe

Once there were four children whose names were Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy. This story is about something that happened to them when they were sent away from London during the war because of the air-raids. They were sent to the house of an old Professor who lived in the heart of the country, ten miles from the nearest railway station and two miles from the nearest post office. He had no wife and he lived in a very large house with a housekeeper called Mrs Macready and three servants. (Their names were Ivy, Margaret and Betty, but they do not come into the story much.) He himself was a very old man with shaggy white hair which grew over most of his face as well as on his head, and they liked him almost at once; but on the first evening when he came out to meet them at the front door he was so odd-looking that Lucy (who was the youngest) was a little afraid of him, and Edmund (who was the next youngest) wanted to laugh and had to keep on pretending he was blowing his nose to hide it.

As soon as they had said goodnight to the Professor and gone upstairs on the first night, the boys came into the girls' room and they all talked it over.

"We've fallen on our feet and no mistake," said Peter. "This is going to be perfectly splendid. That old chap will let us do anything we like."

"I think he's an old dear," said Susan.

"Oh, come off it!" said Edmund, who was tired and pretending not to be tired, which always made him bad-tempered. "Don't go on talking like that."

"Like what?" said Susan; "and anyway, it's time you were in bed."

"Trying to talk like Mother," said Edmund. "Andwho are you to say when I'm to go to bed? Go to bed yourself."

"Hadn't we all better go to bed?" said Lucy. "There's sure to be a row if we're heard talking here."

"No there won't," said Peter. "I tell you this is the sort of house where no one's going to mind what we do. Anyway, they won't hear us. It's about ten minutes' walk from here down to that dining-room, and any amount of stairs and passages in between."

"What's that noise?" said Lucy suddenly. 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 beginning to make her feel a little creepy.

"It's only a bird, silly," said Edmund.

"It's an owl," said Peter. "This is going to be a wonderful place for birds. I shall go to bed now. I say, let's go and explore tomorrow. You might find anything in a place like this. Did you see those mountains as we came along? And the woods? There might be eagles. There might be stags. There'll be hawks."

"Badgers!" said Lucy.

"Foxes!" said Edmund.

"Rabbits!" said Susan.

But when the next morning came there was a steady rain falling, so thick that when you looked out of the window you could see neither the mountains nor the woods nor even the stream in the garden.

"Of course it would be raining!" said Edmund. They had just finished their breakfast with the Professor and were upstairs in the room he had set apart for them -- a long, low room with two windows looking out in one direction and two in another.

"Do stop grumbling, Ed," said Susan. "Ten to one it'll clear up in an hour or so. And in the meantime we're pretty well off. There's a wireless and lots of books."

"Not for me," said Peter; "I'm going to explore in the house."

Everyone agreed to this and that was how the adventures began. It was the sort of house that you never seem to come to the end of, and it was full of unexpected places. The first few doors they tried led only into spare bedrooms, as everyone had expected that they would; but soon they came to a very long room full of pictures, and there they found a suit of armour; and after that was a room all hung with green, with a harp in one corner; and then came three steps down and five steps up, and then a kind of little upstairs hall and a door that led out on to a balcony, and then a whole series of rooms that led into each other and were lined with books -- most of them very old books and some bigger than a Bible in a church. And shortly after that they looked into a room that was quite empty except for one big wardrobe; the sort that has a looking-glass in the door. There was nothing else in the room at all except a dead bluebottle on the window-sill.

"Nothing there!" said Peter, and they all trooped out again -- all except Lucy. She stayed behind because she thought it would be worthwhile trying the door of the wardrobe, even though she felt almost sure that it would be locked. To her surprise it opened quite easily, and two mothballs dropped out.

Looking into the inside, she saw several coats hanging up -- mostly long fur coats. There was nothing Lucy liked so much as the smell and feel of fur. She immediately stepped into the wardrobe and got in among the coats and rubbed her face against them, leaving the door open, of course, because she knew that it is very foolish to shut oneself into any wardrobe. Soon she went further in and found that there was a second row of coats hanging up behind the first one. It was almost quite dark in there and she kept her arms stretched out in front of her so as not to bump her face into the back of the wardrobe. She took a step further in -- then two or three steps -- always expecting to feel woodwork against the tips of her fingers. But she could not feel it.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Copyright © by C. Lewis. Reprinted by permission of HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. All rights reserved. Available now wherever books are sold.
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  • Posted November 2, 2008

    I Also Recommend:

    This book is AWSOME

    This book is a great book full of imagination. Although the first chapter is a little boring, once you read the second chapter you won't be able to put it down. This book was written by an author (C.S. Lewis) from England, so there will be a few unfamiliar words if your not from that area. This book is #2 of the series, but if you go by the order that they were written this book would be the first. There is a total of seven books in the series. These books are The Magician's Nephew, The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe, The Horse and His Boy, Prince Caspian, The Voyage of The Dawn Treader, The Silver Chair, and The Last Battle. That was my review of The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe.

    59 out of 65 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 21, 2010

    Fraudulent Advertising

    I LOVE Chronicles of Narnia and I was THRILLED to find a version allegedly featuring color illustrations. This Nookbook does not feature color illustrations despite this claim in the synopsis: "Includes 19 new full-color plates by Pauline Baynes, the original illustrator of The Chronicles of Narnia."

    The traditional black-and-white illustrations are present, but no color plates.

    To Barnes and Noble: It is EXTREMELY frustrating to purchase a non-refundable product only to discover after the fact the product is not what was advertised. Please stop misleading ebook shoppers with inaccurate information.

    32 out of 48 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 4, 2012

    Well written

    This is a well written classic that is entertaining, easy to follow, and has lovely color illustrations. I reccomend this book to everyone and especially anyone who enjoyed "Half Magic". (Also: to the person who did not have colored pictures; maybe you dont have a nook color but it worked fine for me. To the person who thought that this was abridged; I'm sure it is not, so have a please give a reason for why you think it is that way so we can understand you better.) I hope this helped, and if it did, please click the "yes" button for if this was helpful. :)

    31 out of 38 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 16, 2012

    I just finished reading this book and did so as the second book

    I just finished reading this book and did so as the second book in the series. I only later found out that The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe was actually published first and that many fans recommended reading them in the order in which they were published. This would be something to consider as you decide which book to begin with.

    Not only is this an enjoyable read for children, as I have been reading these aloud to mine, but it is enjoyable for adults. The language and the way C.S. Lewis writes is very accessible and feels like you entering his world from the first few sentences. My children’s interest has not waned as it has with other kids books.

    Another attractive aspect of these books is the underlying Christian themes. They help one understand some significant events in the Bible as well as access the teachings of Jesus in a unique way that makes kids think.

    Due to the accessibility of the writing and the creative way teachings of the Bible have been woven in, I have found myself becoming interested in who C.S. Lewis was as a man as well as reading his other works. I would highly recommend these wonderful books written by such an interesting man.

    24 out of 28 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 19, 2012

    Out of the City and into the country to avid the bombings, the f

    Out of the City and into the country to avid the bombings, the four siblings; Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy, find their way through a magical wardrobe into the mystical world of Narnia. They meet the white witch, the evil ruler of Narnia and through bribery of Turkish delight wins over the heart of Edmund. They work with other mystical creatures to help bring about the downfall of the White Witch. Although the Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe is thought of as a children’s book, it has the magic and heart-warming story to attract people of all ages. C.S. Lewis once said "...a book worth reading ONLY in childhood is not worth reading even then." I read The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe for the first time as an adult and loved it. I feel that this book fits exactly what C.S. Lewis was talking about. This book is worth reading over and over again, whether an adult or child. C.S. Lewis creates an exquisite world that helps one’s imagination to take them deep into Narnia where the reader feels they are part of the adventure. This story definitely shows the author’s deep Christian beliefs. It has a classic battle between good and evil and helps children see the importance of good leaders. I would recommend this book to anyone of any age who wants a good uplifting story.

    16 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 15, 2012

    Good

    I really want u to buy it i would rate 100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 stars!

    14 out of 30 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 5, 2012

    GREAT

    Narnia is a GREAT series to read, especially for LDS readers.

    13 out of 19 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 1, 2008

    fantastic

    i think that the series the chroniclas of narnia, is the best series out there. and the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe is the best book out of all of them. i also like other books for the series, such as prince caspian, and the voyage of the dawn treader. in conclusion, i think it doesnt matter if your under 10 years old, or over 50, you will enjoy this book very much.

    10 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2008

    Confusing

    I thought that this book was alright. It wasn't the best book I've ever read and it wasn't the worst. The reason I liked this book is because it had interesting parts but in the middle it went really slow and I got lost quite often. This is a book about four children named Lucy, Edmund , Peter, and Susan. The littlest one, Lucy discovers a wardrobe with a magical land inside called Narnia. The land is filled with talking animals, an evil witch, and a great king, Aslan. When Lucy finally gets her siblings there with her, Edmund is lured into the hands of the White Witch and her friend Mr. Tumnus is gone. Now Lucy , Susan, Peter, and two talking beavers have to make a journey all the way to king Aslan to save Edmund, Mr. Tumnus, and all of Narnia. This book is filled with magic and that's why I recommend this book to all fantasy lovers.

    10 out of 14 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2012

    Charming

    One of my favorite books. This edition has the original illustrations in color.

    8 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 7, 2012

    The lion, thewitch, and the wardrobe

    What a great book! It's about four kids, Lucy, Edmund, Peter, and Susan, who when entering a wardrobe enyering a magical word. On a quest to save, their brother, Edmund, a lion named Aslan, and Narnia. I really like this book because it talks about how they try to figure out who or what to save first or how to save every thing at tha same time and whats more inportant to them because they have to save aslan, their brother, narnia, kill the white witch, and get home.

    Thank you for reading my reveiw. :)

    7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 31, 2013

    When World War II strikes England. Lucy, Edmund, Peter, and Susa

    When World War II strikes England. Lucy, Edmund, Peter, and Susan Pevensie have to leave their mother and go to the country side of England where its more safer. Where they stay with Professor Digory Kirke. While playing Hide-and-seek, Lucy finds a wardobe and goes inside, she finds another world which has been enslaved by the evil White Witch. After, Lucy finds the place and a new friend, no one believes her. But, when Edmund find the world he meets the White Witch. The next day, all the children hid in the wardobe to find that Lucy was telling the truth. A new adventure starts. This classic i love because the author made Aslan (the lion) like Jesus. Also, the professor is Digory from the first book, all grown up. Ages 7- 100 This book can never gets old.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 13, 2012

    Kitkat101

    Awesome book full of fantasy and adventure nothing bad to say about it

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 17, 2012

    Awesome

    It was so awesome I read it again and again.

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 6, 2012

    Nr Narnia

    Its cool

    5 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 2, 2012

    Great book for all ages

    I have read this series with both of my kids for their school Accelerated Reading programs. They are entertaining for adults as well.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 10, 2012

    Peacebean

    DO NOT BUY i only got 118 pages it was soposed to 227 IT WAS SO DISSAPIONTING i was really mad i paid $8 for this book and i wanted the hole book it was a good book it was the publishers fault

    5 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 17, 2012

    By Connor Icard

    This book rocks

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 10, 2012

    U know

    Aslan rocks

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 6, 2008

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    Love the books

    Nice story well written. I loved the movie and loved reading the book!

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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