The Screwtape Letters is a satirical Christian apologetic novel written in epistolary style by C. S. Lewis, first published in book form in February 1942. The story takes the form of a series of letters from a senior demon Screwtape to his nephew Wormwood, a Junior Tempter. The uncle's mentorship pertains to the nephew's responsiblity for securing the damnation of a British man known only as "the Patient". In The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis provides a series of lessons in the importance of taking a deliberate role in living out Christian faith by portraying a typical human life, with all...
|Author:||C. S. Lewis|
|Genre:||Fantasy, Satire, Fiction, Inspirational, Speculative fiction, Humour, Epistolary novel|
|Number of editions:||31|