Category Archives: Authors-Lewis C.S.

Books in Groups, Fit the Third: Self-Medication at the Charity Shop

There are two nearby charity shops that somewhat make up for the complete absence of proper bookshops anywhere near to my home. I don’t go very often, but when I do, I usually find something to make the visit worth … Continue reading

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Out of the Silent Planet, by C.S. Lewis: A Short Review

Predating the Narnia books by slightly more than a decade, Out of the Silent Planet was the first novel of the “Space” trilogy of works of “philosophical science fiction”, in which Lewis sets out an attempt to explain the problem of evil … Continue reading

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The Dark Tower and Other Stories, by C.S. Lewis: A Review

A minor collection fragments and short stories, The Dark Tower and Other Stories provides some tantalising glimpses into the Lewis that might have been, had circumstances moved differently. More science fiction-oriented than one might have otherwise expected from this donnish … Continue reading

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