Narnia. . .the land between the lamp-post and the castle of Cair Paravel, where animals talk, where magical things happen. . .and where the adventure begins.
Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy are returning to boarding school when they are summoned from the dreary train station (by Susan's own magic horn) to return to the land of Narnia--the land where they had ruled as kings and queens and where their help is desperately needed.
One of the great peaks of this story is when Lucy -quite alone - recognises Aslan. She tells the others, but they don't believe her. Then, later, having not succeeded in getting to Aslan's place their own way, they have admit defeat and return - yet, again, only Lucy can recognise Aslan. Gradually the others are able to see him. Lewis develops a wonderful picture of faith as the story builds up in intensity....Continua