Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia

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Lions, 1980 - Battles - 190 pages
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The days of peace and freedom have gone from Narnia. Civil war is dividing the kingdom and final destruction is at hand. Prince Caspian resolves to bring back Narnia's glorious past and blows his magic horn to summon Peter, Susan, Lucy and Edmund to help achieve this goal.

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User Review  - Kate_Schulte078 - LibraryThing

This book would be good to use when talking about fighting for what is right even against the odds. I think students will like this book because the main character is relatable and the fantasy creatures are intriguing. Read full review

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I actually found out about the whole Narnia thing when the movie Prince Caspian came out. My friend invited me to watch the movie. Another friend lent me a VHS of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe ... Read full review

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About the author (1980)

C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis, "Jack" to his intimates, was born on November 29, 1898 in Belfast, Ireland. His mother died when he was 10 years old and his lawyer father allowed Lewis and his brother Warren extensive freedom. The pair were extremely close and they took full advantage of this freedom, learning on their own and frequently enjoying games of make-believe. These early activities led to Lewis's lifelong attraction to fantasy and mythology, often reflected in his writing. He enjoyed writing about, and reading, literature of the past, publishing such works as the award-winning The Allegory of Love (1936), about the period of history known as the Middle Ages. Although at one time Lewis considered himself an atheist, he soon became fascinated with religion. He is probably best known for his books for young adults, such as his Chronicles of Narnia series. This fantasy series, as well as such works as The Screwtape Letters (a collection of letters written by the devil), is typical of the author's interest in mixing religion and mythology, evident in both his fictional works and nonfiction articles. Lewis served with the Somerset Light Infantry in World War I; for nearly 30 years he served as Fellow and tutor of Magdalen College at Oxford University. Later, he became Professor of Medieval and Renaissance English at Cambridge University. C.S. Lewis married late in life, in 1957, and his wife, writer Joy Davidman, died of cancer in 1960. He remained at Cambridge until his death on November 22, 1963.

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