Beyond the adventure, the way to read The Lord of the Rings is not as an allegory but as a meditation on the human Story we are each caught up in, and in which we each have our part to play, our temptations to resist, and our task to accomplish.
When he was four years old, C. S. Lewis renamed himself Jack and refused to answer to Clive Staples. For the rest of his life, he was Jack to his friends.
One of the most famous and horrifying first-hand accounts of the Holocaust
I knew this book was going to be scary. What I did NOT expect was to be left with a deep feeling of peace and comfort.
A Detective novelist who believes in conscience, and in the reality of redemption.