Download The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Free | READERS SECTIONIn the never-ending war between good and evil, The Chronicles of Narnia set the stage for battles of epic proportions. Some take place in vast fields, where the forces of light and darkness clash. But other battles occur within the small chambers of the heart and are equally decisive. Journeys to the ends of the world, fantastic creatures, betrayals, heroic deeds and friendships won and lost — all come together in an unforgettable world of magic. So join the battle to end all battles.
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia #1)
FP now includes eBooks in its collection., Not only do the four siblings at the heart of the novel feel underestimated by adults and barred from agency in their own lives, but they seem to have, at the start of the novel, internalized the ways the adult world has discounted them. As the novel unfolds and the siblings learn to stand in solidarity with one another and trust each other, Lewis uses their collective journey towards self-assurance and self-actualization to suggest that children should be taken seriously and believed more often than they are.
The fantastical world of Narnia is one filled with magic, witches, talking animals, and mythical figures of fantasy and folklore—even Father Christmas makes an appearance there. In spite of the fantastical atmosphere, though, Narnia is not free from problems—in fact, when Lucy and her siblings arrive in Narnia, they find that it is a world in at least as bad a shape as their own. By denying the escapist possibilities of a utopian dream-world, Lewis makes Narnia a place where the children who venture there must actually face their problems. Once in Narnia, Lucy believes she has entered a fairytale. She meets a kind Faun, Mr.