C.S. Lewis

By: Haleigh Silveira


C.S. Lewis' full name is Clive Staples Lewis. To his friends and family, he was known as Jack. He was born in Belfast, Ireland on November 29, 1898. He volunteered in the British Army to fight in World War I, and left in 1918, to continue writing. When he was 15 years old, he became an athiest, later to convert to Theism in 1929. And he converted to Chrisitanity in 1931. He married Joy Davidman in the year 1956. He died in Oxford, England on November 22, 1963.

His Works


C.S. Lewis has written many books, some of which include: The Chronicles of Narnia, The Screwtape Letters, The Space Trilogy, and Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life. The Chronicles of Narnia include: The Magician's Nephew, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, The Horse and His Boy, Prince Caspian, The Voyage Of The Dawn Treader, The Silver Chair, and The Last Battle. The Space Trilogy includes: Out of the Silent Planet, Perelandra, and That Hideous Strength.