For the first time an edition of Lewiss classic fantasy fiction packaged specifically for adults. Complementing the look of the authors non-fiction books and anticipating the forthcoming Narnia feature films this edition contains an exclusive "P.S." section about the history of the book plus a sample chapter from its sequel.
Desperate to escape a harsh and narrow regime two runaways unwittingly flee headlong into the centre of a terrible battle. This first sequel to The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe includes all the hallmarks of its famous predecessor though this time the fate of Narnia is wound up in the lives of its own children - and a talking horse!
On 9 December 2005 Andrew (Shrek) Adamsons live-action film adaptation of The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe will be released by Disney and it is already being hailed as the biggest film franchise of all time guaranteed to appeal to adults and children across the globe. The second film is already in development.
Sporting breathtaking new photographic covers these new adult editions of the seven Chronicles of Narnia now give everyone an opportunity to experience the adventures in their original form. Re-live your childhood fantasies or discover for the first time what everyone will be talking about by Christmas and savour some of the best-loved stories ever written.
C. S. Lewis
C. S. 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.