Turns out the Narnia Kids Had Pretty Interesting Lives

Turns out the Narnia Kids Had Pretty Interesting Lives

Chris recently wrote an article of quotes from The Chronicles of Narnia author C.S. Lewis, and it got me thinking about the Narnia movies, and how well cast they were. So I did a little digging. Turns out the cast were a pretty interesting bunch.   Skandar Keynes   Image Via Narnia Fans   Let’s start with Skandar Keynes, who played brat-turned-reasonable human boy Edmund, the third of the Pevensie children and the one who falls under the spell of the White Witch. In fairness, I would also fall for anyone who gave me that much Turkish delight.   Turns out …

Top 10 C. S. Lewis Quotes to Share With Your Best Friend, Whom You Love

Top 10 C. S. Lewis Quotes to Share With Your Best Friend, Whom You Love

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C. S. Lewis was a fierce believer in God, imagination, and friendship. He spoke about those three things with a lot of passion and frequency. The latter two especially fueled his beloved Narnia books. Though they contain potential religious allegories every which way, the books are valuable as monuments to creativity and friendship. They’re brimming with care, and Lewis’ whimsy is on every page.   Take a few minutes to remember why you loved Lewis. Here are ten Lewis quotes that’ll remind you of all the good out there. Enjoy!   1. Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like …

C.S. Lewis’ Review For ‘The Hobbit’ Is The Epitome of Friendship Goals

C.S. Lewis’ Review For ‘The Hobbit’ Is The Epitome of Friendship Goals

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“For good times and bad times, I’ll be on your side forever more. That’s what friends are for…” Don’t mind me singing Dionne Warwick over here.   It’s a lovely song for an even lovelier friendship, indeed. Legendary authors C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien were two young professors that just so happened to cross paths in a faculty meeting at Oxford back in 1926. Common interests were discovered and soon those interests were brought into the world for readers of all ages. These two guys pretty much defied the odds.   Image Via BBC   Now, we’ve recently discovered the most …

8 Stunning Literary Landscapes

8 Stunning Literary Landscapes

Fiction has the power to take us to different worlds. Sometimes, those worlds look a lot like ours. But other times, they’re breathtaking new places that exceed our wildest imaginations. We’re celebrating the most incredible literary landscape in fiction. Did we miss your favorite? Let us know in the comments!   Arrakis From Dune by Frank Herbert Science fiction is full of awesome desert planets (even Star Wars has one) but Arrakis is the most iconic of them all. Dune is considered by many to be the greatest science fiction novel of all time, and it’s centered entirely around Arrakis. Arrakis’ deserts are …