A compilation of some of the creatures of Narnia drawn from all seven books. Each creature is described using direct quotes and specially written text which draws together the most interesting features of the character and describes the role it plays in the chronicles.
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Clive Staples Lewis was born in Belfast in 1898. He was Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Magdalen College, Oxford, and later was Professor of Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge University where he remained till his death in 1963. He wrote numerous books of literary criticism and on Christianity, the best-known being The Screwtape Letters, as well as four novels for adults. The seven books of The Chronicles of Narnia were his only works for children.
James Riordan grew up in Portsmouth, England and now works at the University of Surry where he is Professor of Russian Studies and Academic Head of the Department of Linguistic and International Studies. Well-known for his collections of folk tales from around the world, James Riordan has over thirty children's books to his credit and was winner of the prestigious Russian Peace Prize for his contribution to Russian folklore.
Pauline Baynes was born in England but spent her early childhood in India. She returned to England and later studied art at the Farnham School of Art and the Slade School of Fine Art. In 1968 and 1972 she was winner and runner-up respectively of the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal, an honor which places her among the foremost of children's illustrators. She was first commissioned to illustrate THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE in 1949 and went on to produce hundreds of wonderful illustrations for the seven chronicles of Narnia.
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