The Complete Idiot's Guide to The World of Narnia, by James S. Bell Jr. and Cheryl Dunlop, is an encyclopedic study of the different aspects of this imaginary and mythic world created by C. S. Lewis. It includes the pertinent facts of Lewis' life and what influenced his writing. The book has excellent information about myths and fairy tales and how they relate to Narnia. There is discussion of the morals Lewis is teaching through his story. The characters and their relationships to the humans and the Narnians are also explained. Literary illusions and hidden truths are pointed out. This guide will help adults and children navigate the wonderland of Narnia and its related books.
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