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The magician's book : a skeptic's adventures in Narnia

Author: Laura Miller
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A co-founder and staff writer for Salon.com explores the meaning and influence of C.S. Lewis' Chronicles of Narnia series while revealing how Lewis's troubled childhood, unconventional love life, and friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien affected his writing.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Miller
ISBN: 9780316017633 0316017639
OCLC Number: 225870377
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 311 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Songs of innocence --
Trouble in paradise --
Songs of experience.
Responsibility: Laura Miller.
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The meaning and the extraordinary impact of C.S. Lewis's The Chronicles of Narnia, explored by one of the finest critics writing today.  Read more...

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"[Miller is] a fine writer, able to skillfully mix in references to Wordsworth and Laura Ingalls Wilder and Led Zepplin. Her ability to place Lewis and his works in a historical and personal context Read more...

 
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