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The Chronicles of Narnia

Who was Father Christmas, and what gifts did he bring for the children?

Father Christmas is Santa Clause, and readers should look in chapter 10 for the sequence that contains him showing up and helping the Pevensie children. Even before being told it is Father...

Latest answer posted May 17, 2019 12:59 pm UTC

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Describe the place Narnia.

C.S. Lewis's series, The Chronicles of Narnia, explores the lives of the Pevensie children as they discover a magical land that can be reached through the back of a wardrobe at Professor Digory...

Latest answer posted July 2, 2018 2:15 pm UTC

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What are the important events in Narnia, and what are the important items in Narnia?

The Chronicles of Narnia spans a large period of time in which several events occur and many characters are introduced. Essentially, though, Lewis' creative fantasy series provides an allegorical...

Latest answer posted October 23, 2018 1:18 pm UTC

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Why did Edmund lie about Narnia?  

Lucy first comes back from Narnia at the beginning of chapter 3. She is wonderfully excited about her recent adventure, and she assures her siblings that she is just fine. They wonder what she is...

Latest answer posted November 16, 2017 12:59 pm UTC

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Why did Lucy feel comfortable in the faun's cave?

In chapter two of C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Lucy meets Tumnus, a faun who is in the service of the evil White Witch. In this chapter, Lucy shows her trustingness and naivety...

Latest answer posted December 20, 2017 6:02 pm UTC

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Why do you think that Lucy took so long time to understand that she is in danger?

When Lucy first enters the world of Narnia, the author states that though she is frightened, she is also inquisitive and excited. Who wouldn't be, having just entered a new world through a...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2019 1:22 pm UTC

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How did the professor respond to Susan and Peter after their account of Lucy's story?

The Professor in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe has one of the most reasonable responses that could be imagined in such a situation. In reality, his calm demeanor is aided by his knowledge...

Latest answer posted August 2, 2019 12:44 pm UTC

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Why did Lucy feel comfortable in the faun's cave?

In the book of The Chronicles of Narnia called The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis, Lucy walks through the back of a wardrobe in the house of an old Professor and finds herself in...

Latest answer posted May 28, 2019 3:08 pm UTC

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In The Chronicles of Narnia, what made Lucy upset when she returned after her meeting with Mr. Tumnus from the land...

Lucy is upset because no one will believe her story about meeting Mr. Tumnus. Lucy had taken tea with the faun, after which he briefly sent her to sleep by playing a little tune on his pan pipes....

Latest answer posted August 4, 2019 9:57 am UTC

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What does Lucy like about Mr. Tumnus in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe?

Almost from the moment she sees him Lucy seems to have a good feeling about the "pleasant" faced Mr. Tumnus. Lucy accepts his invitation to go to his house without hesitation, taking his arm "as if...

Latest answer posted August 8, 2019 3:49 pm UTC

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What are the important events in The Chronicles of Narnia, and what are the important items in the land of Narnia?

Answers might vary from reader to reader on this question, but I think that one of the most important items in the series is the wardrobe that allows the four Pevensie children their initial access...

Latest answer posted November 12, 2019 3:39 am UTC

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On their journey to see Aslan, where did the beavers and children stop for the night?

Mr and Mrs. Beaver and the children—minus Edmund the traitor, of course—have set out to look for Aslan. Mr. Beaver has told the children that they must meet the good lion at the Stone Table, where...

Latest answer posted May 14, 2019 10:31 am UTC

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What are the differences between deep magic and deeper magic?

In The Chronicles of Narnia, the Deep Magic was a set of laws laid down by the Emperor-beyond-the-Sea. This was the founding law of Narnia, inscribed upon the Stone Table, the firestones on the...

Latest answer posted May 8, 2019 9:25 am UTC

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How do I write a thesis about The Chronicles of Narnia?

When creating a thesis about The Chronicles of Narnia, you would be best served in finding some overarching idea about the work that you could present through evidence readily available in the...

Latest answer posted March 10, 2020 6:28 pm UTC

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Did the changes to Prince Caspian's story ruin the movie? As a huge lover of the Narnia books, I just went to see...

It is possible to identify three very important changes made in the movie that, to my mind, significantly detract from it. First, the character of Trumpkin the dwarf is emptied of all of his bluff...

Latest answer posted October 23, 2018 12:11 am UTC

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