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

By C. S. Lewis

A appealing paperback version of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, ebook within the vintage myth sequence, The Chronicles of Narnia. This variation good points conceal artwork through 3 time Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator David Wiesner, and inside black-and-white illustrations by means of the sequence' unique illustrator, Pauline Baynes.

Four adventurous siblings—Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy Pevensie—step via a cloth wardrobe door and into the land of Narnia, a land frozen in everlasting wintry weather and enslaved via the ability of the White Witch. but if just about all desire is misplaced, the go back of the good Lion, Aslan, indications a superb switch . . . and an outstanding sacrifice.

Open the door and input a brand new international! The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second one booklet in C. S. Lewis's vintage delusion sequence, which has been pleasing readers of every age with a mystical land and unforgettable characters for over sixty years. this can be a stand-alone learn, but when you ought to realize extra approximately Narnia, choose up The Horse and His Boy, the 3rd e-book in The Chronicles of Narnia.

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Stated Susan. She felt that the dialog used to be starting to get off the purpose. “My expensive younger lady,” stated the Professor, without notice taking a look up with a truly sharp expression at either one of them, “there is one plan which not anyone has but advised and that's worth making an attempt. ” “What’s that? ” acknowledged Susan. “We may perhaps all try out minding our personal business,” acknowledged he. And that used to be the top of that dialog. After this issues have been a whole lot greater for Lucy. Peter observed to it that Edmund stopped jeering at her, and neither she nor an individual else felt susceptible to discuss the cloth wardrobe in any respect.

Good, it’s very form of you,” stated Lucy. “But I shan’t be capable to remain lengthy. ” “If you'll take my arm, Daughter of Eve,” stated Mr. Tumnus, “I will be in a position to carry the umbrella over either one of us. That’s the best way. Now—off we pass. ” And so Lucy came upon herself jogging in the course of the wooden arm in arm with this unusual creature as though they'd recognized each other all their lives. they'd now not long gone some distance earlier than they got here to a spot the place the floor grew to become tough and there have been rocks all approximately and little hills up and little hills down.

Up stairs and down stairs and in my lady’s chamber! depart no nook un-searched. You by no means be aware of the place a few terrible prisoner can be hid. ” And into the internal all of them rushed and for a number of mins the total of that darkish, terrible, fusty previous citadel echoed with the hole of home windows and with everyone’s voices crying out straight away, “Don’t disregard the dungeons—Give us a hand with this door! —Here’s one other little winding stair—Oh! I say. Here’s a negative kangaroo. name Aslan—Phew! the way it smells in here—Look out for trap-doors—Up right here!

And it used to be all extra lonely and hopeless and horrid than i understand how to explain. “I ask yourself might we untie him besides? ” acknowledged Susan shortly. however the enemies, out of natural spitefulness, had drawn the cords so tight that the ladies can make not anything of the knots. i am hoping not anyone who reads this booklet has been relatively as depressing as Susan and Lucy have been that evening; but when you will have been—if you’ve been up all evening and cried until eventually you don't have any extra tears left in you—you will comprehend that there is available in the top a kind of quietness.

You want to return on your personal kingdom now and are available to me one other day, with them, you recognize. it's no stable coming with out them. ” “But I don’t even understand how again to my very own country,” pleaded Edmund. “That’s easy,” spoke back the Queen. “Do you notice that lamp? ” She pointed along with her wand and Edmund became and observed a similar lamp-post less than which Lucy had met the Faun. “Straight on, past that, is the right way to the realm of guys. And now glance the opposite way”—here she pointed within the contrary direction—“and inform me for those who can see little hills emerging above the timber.

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