Surprised by Joy

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1966-06-01

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In this book Lewis tells of his search for joy, a spiritual journey that led him from the Christianity of his early youth into atheism and then back to Christianity.

Author Biography

C. S. Lewis (1898-1963) gained international renown for an impressive array of beloved works both popular and scholarly: literary criticism, children's literature, fantasy literature, and numerous books on theology. Surprised by Joy is among his most celebrated achievements, as is Out of the Silent Planet, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Screwtape Letters, and The Four Loves.

Table of Contents

The First Yearsp. 1
Concentration Campp. 20
Mountbracken and Campbellp. 40
I Broaden My Mindp. 53
Renaissancep. 67
Blooderyp. 79
Light and Shadep. 97
Releasep. 113
The Great Knockp. 127
Fortune's Smilep. 143
Checkp. 159
Guns and Good Companyp. 176
The New Lookp. 191
Checkmatep. 205
The Beginningp. 222
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