Chronicles of Narnia 02. Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
BeschreibungA beautiful paperback edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe , book two in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia . This edition features cover art by three time Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator David Wiesner, and interior black-and-white illustrations by the series' original illustrator, Pauline Baynes. Four adventurous siblings-Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy Pevensie-step through a wardrobe door and into the land of Narnia, a land frozen in eternal winter and enslaved by the power of the White Witch. But when almost all hope is lost, the return of the Great Lion, Aslan, signals a great change . . . and a great sacrifice. Open the door and enter a new world! The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second book in C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series, which has been captivating readers of all ages with a magical land and unforgettable characters for over sixty years. This is a stand-alone read, but if you would like to discover more about Narnia, pick up The Horse and His Boy , the third book in The Chronicles of Narnia . Supports the Common Core State Standards.
PortraitClive Staples Lewis, known as Jack to his friends, was born in 1898. Lewis and his good friend J. R. R. Tolkien, the author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, were part of the Inklings, an informal writers club that met at a local pub to discuss story ideas. Lewiss fascination with fairy tales, myths, and ancient legends, coupled with inspiration drawn from his childhood, led him to write.
Untertitel: Empfohlen von 9 bis 12 Jahren. New edition. illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Harper Collins Publ. USA
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2008
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten