A beautiful hardcover edition of The Silver Chair, book six in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. The full color jacket features art by three time Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator, David Wiesner, and black-and-white interior art by the series' original illustrator, Pauline Baynes.
Through dangers untold and caverns deep and dark, a noble band of friends is sent to rescue a prince held captive. But their mission to Underland brings them face-to-face with an evil more beautiful and more deadly than they ever expected.
C. S. Lewis works his magic once again in The Silver Chair, the sixth book in the classic fantasy series, which has been drawing readers of all ages into a magical land with unforgettable characters for over sixty years. This is a complete stand-alone read, but if you want to discover what happens in the final days of Narnia, read The Last Battle, the seventh and concluding book in The Chronicles of Narnia.
'Supposing I told you I'd been in a place where animals can talk and where there are -- er -- enchantments and dragons -- and -- well, all the sorts of things you have in fairy-tales.' Scrubb felt terribly awkward as he said this and got red in the face. 'How did you get there?' said Jill. She also felt curiously shy. 'The only way you can -- by Magic.' Through an ordinary doorway Eustace Scrubb and Jill Pole, stumble upon Narnia. But it is not their own wishes that bring them to the enchanted land; it is the will of the mighty Aslan. The noble Lion sends the children on a mission to find the lost Prince Rilian, beloved son of Caspian, who was lured away by a mysterious woman ten years ago and has been missing ever since. Together with Puddleglum, the gloomy but valiant Marsh-wiggle, Eustace and Jill must brave menacing giants, and other grave dangers before delving into Underland to save the Prince. And although they have reached the end of their quest, their troubles have only
Number of Pages: 243
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Series Title: The Chronicles of Narnia
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: C. S. Lewis
Street Date: August 1, 1994
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-3807