Out of the Silent Planet
  • Author : Clive Staples Lewis
  • Release Date : 27 June 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Allegories
  • Pages : 174
  • ISBN 13 : 0330021729
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Book excerpt: The first novel in C.S. Lewis's sci-fi trilogy, which tells the adventure of Dr Ransom who was kidnapped and transported to another planet.

Out of the Silent Planet

Out of the Silent Planet

Author : Clive Staples Lewis
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Allegories
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The first novel in C.S. Lewis's sci-fi trilogy, which tells the adventure of Dr Ransom who was kidnapped and transported to another planet....

The Space Trilogy

The Space Trilogy

Author : C. S. Lewis
Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
Genre : Fiction
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Also know as The Cosmic Trilogy, The Space Trilogy is a sci-fi (or science fantasy) epic from the author of The Chronicles of Narnia and The Screwtape Letters. Like Narnia, it approaches religious themes through a genre lens; because of humanity’s flawed nature, Earth has been exiled from the ...

Perelandra

Perelandra

Author : C.S. Lewis
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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Focuses on the age-old nature and consequences of temptation as experienced in a brand new world...

The Cosmic Trilogy

The Cosmic Trilogy

Author : Clive Staples Lewis
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Good and evil
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This striking box-set contains Lewis's classic sci-fi trilogy dealing with the adventures of Dr Ransom. Told with a wealth of imagination and sense of adventure, all three tales incisively draw out the realities of good and evil, God and the devil from the fantasy. The Cosmic Trilogy is a remarkable ...

Out of the Silent Planet

Out of the Silent Planet

Author : C.S. Lewis
Publisher : Scribner
Genre : Fiction
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The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice and taken via spaceship to the ...

Out of the Silent Planet

Out of the Silent Planet

Author : Clive Staples Lewis
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Genre : Alien abduction
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Dr Ransom, a Cambridge academic, is abducted and taken on a spaceship to Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet's treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures who live there. Ransom discovers he has come from the Earth. This is the first novel ...

That Hideous Strength

That Hideous Strength

Author : C. S. Lewis
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Conduct of life
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"She had begun by dreaming simply of a face. Its expression was frightening because it was frightened. The face belonged to a man who was sitting hunched up in one corner of a little square room with white-washed walls - waiting, she thought, for those who had him in their ...

The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower

Author : C. S. Lewis
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Fiction
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A repackaged edition of the revered author’s definitive collection of short fiction, which explores enduring spiritual and science fiction themes such as space, time, reality, fantasy, God, and the fate of humankind. From C.S. Lewis—the great British writer, scholar, lay theologian, broadcaster, Christian apologist, and author of ...

The Crescent Stone

The Crescent Stone

Author : Matt Mikalatos
Publisher : Tyndale Kids
Genre : Friendship
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When Madeline, a teen with terminal lung disease, accepts healing in exchange for a year of service in the Sunlit Lands, she and her friend Jason enjoy being privileged members of Elenil society, until they learn that magic carries a high price....

On Stories

On Stories

Author : C. S. Lewis
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The theme of this collection is the excellence of the Story, especially the kind of story dear to Lewis-fantasy and science fiction, which he fostered in an age dominated by realistic fiction. On Stories is a companion volume to Lewis’s collected shorter fiction, The Dark Tower and Other Stories. ...

Reservation Reelism

Reservation Reelism

Author : Michelle H. Raheja
Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
Genre : Social Science
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In this deeply engaging account Michelle H. Raheja offers the first book-length study of the Indigenous actors, directors, and spectators who helped shape Hollywood’s representation of Indigenous peoples. Since the era of silent films, Hollywood movies and visual culture generally have provided the primary representational field on which Indigenous ...

Out of the Silent Planet

Out of the Silent Planet

Author : C. S. Lewis
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Fiction
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Just as readers have been transfixed by the stories, characters, and deeper meanings of Lewis's timeless tales in The Chronicles of Narnia, most find this same allure in his classic Space Trilogy. In these fantasy stories for adults, we encounter, once again, magical creatures, a world of wonders, epic battles, ...

Diet for a Small Planet

Diet for a Small Planet

Author : Frances Moore Lappé
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Cooking
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The book that started a revolution in the way Americans eat The extraordinary book that taught America the social and personal significance of a new way of eating is still a complete guide for eating well in the twenty-first century. Sharing her personal evolution and how this groundbreaking book changed ...

A Voyage to Arcturus

A Voyage to Arcturus

Author : David Lindsay
Publisher : The Floating Press
Genre : Fiction
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If you're interested in science fiction but crave something with a little more intellectual heft than your typical space opera, give David Lindsay's A Voyage to Arcturus a try. Widely praised by critics as one of the most philosophically advanced science fiction novels, the book follows two intrepid spiritual seekers ...