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									By Chloe Year 9
English
               Childhood
• C.S Lewis was born in Belfast on 29th of
  November 1898, in a house where
  Dundela flats now stand.
• He had a dog called Jacksie.
• When Jacksie died, Lewis insisted on
  being called Jack.
           Teenage Years
• As a teenager he loved collecting copies
  of his favourite stories and poetry.
• He used to memorize long passages from
  his favourite stories off by heart.
• He attended Campbell College in Belfast.



                Here are some of
                his favourite
                books.
             Adult Times
• He was in the first World War, and was
  wounded in the arm, chest and leg.
• He became a teacher in Oxford University
  in 1925.
• Lewis married in 1956, but unfortunately
  his wife died in 1960.
            Inspirations?
• The street lamp in Campbell College
  grounds may have been the inspirations
  for the Lamp in The Lion, The witch and
  the Wardrobe.
• The Mourne Mountains in Northern Ireland
  were his inspirations for Narnia.
• The Lion door handle on his church door
  might have been the inspiration for the
  lion, Aslan.
               His Books
• C.S Lewis has written over 40 books but
  his most popular is the Lion, the Witch and
  the Wardrobe.
• His books have translated into more than
  20 languages including Chinese.
• He wrote his books every morning for one
  hour before he started teaching his
  students at Oxford University.
             In Memory.
• A plaque has been erected near Dundela
  Flats to mark where Lewis was born in
  Dundela Villas.
• His family used to worship in St Marks
  Church on the Holywood Road.
• There is a stained glass window in St
  Marks Church that was donated by the
  Lewis brothers. St Mark’s
                 Church
• Lewis died in 1963 at the age of 65 and
  his grave is in Oxford.
• We have had to say good bye to a brilliant
  author and devout Christian who brought
  us such amazing stories and tales as The
  Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe and
  the Chronicles of Narnia.
Bye
  Bye
By Chloe Baxter year 9 English

								
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