Download The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Free | READERS SECTIONNot only do the four siblings at the heart of the novel feel underestimated by adults and barred from agency in their own lives, but they seem to have, at the start of the novel, internalized the ways the adult world has discounted them. As the novel unfolds and the siblings learn to stand in solidarity with one another and trust each other, Lewis uses their collective journey towards self-assurance and self-actualization to suggest that children should be taken seriously and believed more often than they are. The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe is, at its core, a story about the maturation of the four young siblings who are the protagonists of the novel. Though at the start of the book they appear to be four ordinary children with little say in their own lives, as the text unfolds, each child gains compassion, confidence, and wisdom beyond their years. Having been shunted away from London and the violent air-raids occurring there, the children are initially given little agency in their own lives. Macready , the housekeeper. Only the Professor is an ally to the children—but he is often shut up in his study or is not to be found in the house at all.
THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe (Audiobook English)
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FP now includes eBooks in its collection. Book Details. The four Pevensie children are sent to live in a large house in the country, a house with many rooms, which are filled with many things. But one of the rooms is absolutely empty, except for a single piece of furniture: a large wardrobe. It is a wardrobe, the children discover, which has magical properties.