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The third novel in the science fiction trilogy by C.S Lewis This final story is set on Earth, and tells of a terrifying conspiracy against humanity.The story surrounds Mark and Jane Studdock, a newly married couple Mark is a Sociologist who is enticed to join an organisation called N.I.C.E which aims to control all human life His wife, meanwhile, has bizarre propheticThe third novel in the science fiction trilogy by C.S Lewis This final story is set on Earth, and tells of a terrifying conspiracy against humanity.The story surrounds Mark and Jane Studdock, a newly married couple Mark is a Sociologist who is enticed to join an organisation called N.I.C.E which aims to control all human life His wife, meanwhile, has bizarre prophetic dreams about a decapitated scientist, Alcasan As Mark is drawn inextricably into the sinister organisation, he discovers the truth of his wife s dreams when he meets the literal head of Alcasan which is being kept alive by infusions of blood.Jane seeks help concerning her dreams at a community called St Anne s, where she meets their leader Dr Ransom the main character of the previous two titles in the trilogy The story ends in a final spectacular scene at the N.I.C.E headquarters where Merlin appears to confront the powers of Hell About The Author About the Author C S Clive Staples Lewis, Jack to his intimates, was born on November 29, 1898 in Belfast, Ireland His mother died when he was 10 years old and his lawyer father allowed Lewis and his brother Warren extensive freedom The pair were extremely close and they took full advantage of this freedom, learning on their own and frequently enjoying games of make believe These early activities led to Lewis s lifelong attraction to fantasy and mythology, often reflected in his writing He enjoyed writing about, and reading, literature of the past, publishing such works as the award winning The Allegory of Love 1936 , about the period of history known as the Middle Ages Although at one time Lewis considered himself an atheist, he soon became fascinated with religion He is probably best known for his books for young adults, such as his Chronicles of Narnia series This fantasy series, as well as such works as The Screwtape Letters a collection of letters written by the devil , is typical of the author s interest in mixing religion
Librarian Note There is than one author in the database with this nameIVE STAPLES LEWIS 1898 1963 was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably one of the most influential writers of his day He was a Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Oxford University until 1954 He was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement He wrote than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year His most distinguished and popular accomplishments include Mere Christianity, Out of the Silent Planet, The Great Divorce, The Screwtape Letters, and the universally acknowledged classics The Chronicles of Narnia To date, the Narnia books have sold over 100 million copies and been transformed into three major motion pictures.Lewis was married to poet Joy Davidman.
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