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CC OPINION: Although students only read The Magician's Nephew and The Lion, the watch and the Wardrobe in the Challenge Programmes, we highly recommend reading the entire series. C.S. Lewis's masterful writings continue to entertain while providing insight into the character of God and His workings toward us which can be understood on increasingly deeper levels.


Readers of all ages - whether they are experiencing Narnia for the first time or returning once again to the magical world - will love seeing the creatures and landscapes of C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series in gorgeous color.

The Chronicles of Narnia have enchanted millions of readers for over sixty years, for here is a world where a witch decrees eternal winter; where there are more talking animals than people; and where battles are fought by Centaurs, Giants, and Fauns.

This box set includes all seven titles in The Chronicles of Narnia - 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 - with full-color illustrations by Pauline Baynes, the original artist.

 Recommended in Program(s): Essentials, Challenge 
Cycle(s): n/a

Details

 Publisher:

HarperCollins

Publication date:

2000

Number of pages:

1632

Weight:

3 kg

Dimensions:

12.45 cms H x 20.32 cms L x 13.72 cms W

Format:

Paperback

ISBN:

9780064409391

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 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 100 million copies and have been transformed into three major motion pictures.
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.

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