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User Review  - HankIII - LibraryThing

You ever start a book and it seems to hold great promise, so much promise that you'll know you will finish it and in a small part feel that you've obtained something positive from your reading of it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sean191 - LibraryThing

I read the Narnia series in 4th grade and again in my mid 20s before I gave them all to my nephew. I've read some of Lewis' more "adult" works, [The Screwtape Letters] and more recently, [The Great ... Read full review

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User Review  - Venqat65 - LibraryThing

I love this book. I have read it many, many times and the part that really stands out in my memory is when one of the creatures from Malacandra explains to the protagonist that it is not normal (it is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eurekas - LibraryThing

I'm more familiar with C.S. Lewis as the writer of children's books. This is the first book of his I have read for adults. It held my interest and his descriptions of leaving earth and life on another ... Read full review

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User Review  - librisissimo - LibraryThing

Substance: Check the internet for synopses and analyses, but basically he wanted to demonstrate the characteristics of earth's 'fallen' people and contrast that with the society developed by 'purer ... Read full review

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User Review  - trinityM82 - LibraryThing

Very good, though his musings on the connectivedness of the world are interesting - you can tell that he is Christian, but he's trying to fuse science with Christianity in a time really when there ... Read full review

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User Review  - macii - LibraryThing

I did it! I finally conquered reading this book!!! This was my third attempt and I was able to complete it. My first two times the book seemed a bit long, descriptive and "heady," but this time the ... Read full review

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User Review  - endersreads - LibraryThing

'Out of the Silent Planet', the 1st in Lewis' Space Trilogy, was absolutely nothing like I expected it to be. The journey of Ransom I found quite delectable. Really, this book proves to me why vintage ... Read full review

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User Review  - Radaghast - LibraryThing

Eerie. That's the best word to describe Out of the Silent Planet. Lewis creates a world that is in stark contrast to his Narnia. It is a strange and mysterious place, and like the protagonist, we soon ... Read full review

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User Review  - aethercowboy - LibraryThing

C. S. Lewis, who most of you will instantly associate with either children's fantasy or epistemology, wrote a trilogy (or arguably, 3 and some proper fraction) of science fiction stories. Staying true ... Read full review


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