Author(s): C.S. Lewis
The Chronicles of Narnia, first published in 1950, have been and remain some of the most enduringly popular children's books ever published. The best known, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, has been translated into 29 languages! Polly's hand went out to touch one of the rings. Immediately, without a flash or a noise, she vanished. When horrible Uncle Andrew starts experimenting with magic, Digory and Polly find themselves in another world, and at the beginning of an incredible adventure, as the doorway to the magical land of Narnia opensÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�Â¢ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�ÂÂ�ÃÂ�Â¦ (Preceeding text courtesy www.harpercollins.com.au) Paperback (A-Format)
"The magic of C. S. Lewis's parallel universe never fades." The Times
Clive Staples Lewis, born in 1898, wrote many books for adults but the Narnia stories were his only works for children. The final title, The Last Battle, published in 1956, won the Carnegie Award, the highest mark of excellence in children's literature.