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Uncle Andrew & Jadis

August 29, 2011 by


Andrew Ketterley (“Uncle Andrew”, as he is usually referred to throughout the book) is one of the most interesting characters in The Magician’s Nephew. In addition to being a minor antagonist, Uncle Andrew also shares enough qualities with Jadis (the Witch) that by being introduced to him the reader is actually being helped to understand […]

Our Story Begins

August 27, 2011 by


This is a story about something that happened long ago when your grandfather was a child. It is a very important story because it shows how all the comings and goings between our own world and the land of Narnia first began.  In those days Mr. Sherlock Holmes was still living in Baker Street and […]

The Magician’s Nephew

August 22, 2011 by


If not the most important of Lewis’ Chronicles, The Magician’s Nephew is probably one of the most informative. It fills in gaps and questions we have about the land of Narnia, its origins, and some of the important characters we will meet in other books. By publication order, The Magician’s Nephew is actually the last […]