RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 76860996 LA English T1 Surprised by love the life of Joy Davidman & her marriage to C.S. Lewis A1 Dorsett, Lyle W., Reading, Kate., PB Hovel Audio PP [Escondido, Calif.] YR 2006 AB In late 1956, an item in The Times of London stunned England's literary set. Confirmed bachelor and celebrated Christian apologist C.S. Lewis announced his marriage to Joy Davidman Gresham. His choice could not have been more unlikely. Joy was an American, a divorcee, an ex-communist, and a former atheist. Lyle Dorsett's engaging biography, Surprised by Love, explores how this extraordinary and fascinating woman made a great impact on Lewis and his writings in the short time they had together.