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Lewis was born to a Protestant family though around age fifteen he abandon his faith and become an atheist. At age 31 Lewis, with the encouragement of friends, accepted God back into this heart. Lewis attended University College, Oxford in 1916 during World War I. Since Lewis was of Irish decent he was exempt from the draft but enlisted anyway. After returning from the army in 1918 Lewis returned to his schooling and work.
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe is the first of several novels in the C.S. Lewis’s Chronicles of Narnia. These books tell stories of another universe that is called Narnia. Here there are many unearthly things from talking animals and evil witches. The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe is the story of four young siblings who discover this new world by entering a wardrobe.
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