The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a fantasy novel for children by C. S. Lewis. Published in 1950, it is the original book of The Chronicles of Narnia and is the best known book of the series. Although it was written and published first, it is chronologically the second book after The Magician's Nephew. Time magazine included the novel in its TIME 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005. It has also been published in 47 foreign languages. Lewis dedicated the book to his god-daughter, Lucy Barfield. The story begins in 1940 during World War II, when four siblings—Peter, Susan,...
|Author:||C. S. Lewis|
|Genre:||Fantasy, Children's literature, Speculative fiction|
|Number of editions:||54|