Chronicles of Narnia (Publication Order)

7 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 320 ratings

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Publisher's Summary

Narnia...the land beyond the wardrobe door, a secret place frozen in eternal winter, a magical country waiting to be set free.

Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysterious old house. At first her brothers and sister don't believe her when she tells of her visit to the land of Narnia. But soon Edmund, then Peter and Susan step through the wardrobe themselves. In Narnia they find a country buried under the evil enchantment of the White Witch. When they meet the Lion Aslan, they realize they've been called to a great adventure and bravely join the battle to free Narnia from the Witch's sinister spell.

This was the first book written in The Chronicles of Narnia. It now stands as the second book in the series, preceded by The Magician's Nephew.

©1950, 1978 C.S. Lewis Pte. Ltd (P)2000 HarperCollins Publishers, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 4 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100

    Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysterious old house. At first her brothers and sister don't believe her when she tells of her visit to the land of Narnia. But soon Edmund, then Peter and Susan step through the wardrobe themselves. In Narnia they find a country buried under the evil enchantment of the White Witch.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great novel.

    • By esmeeheba on 2017-12-30

    Price: CDN$ 27.15

  • Book 2

    • Prince Caspian

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Lynn Redgrave
    • Length: 4 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 34

    Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy are returning to boarding school when they are summoned from the dreary train station (by Susan's own magic horn) to return to the land of Narnia, the land where they had ruled as kings and queens and where their help is desperately needed.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It was good but

    • By ryanmight on 2019-04-18

    Price: CDN$ 27.15

  • Book 3

    • The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Derek Jacobi
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 21

    The Dawn Treader is the first ship Narnia has seen in centuries. King Caspian has built it for his first voyage to find the seven lords, good men whom his evil uncle Miraz banished when he usurped the throne. The journey takes Edmund, Lucy, their cousin Eustace, and Caspian to the Eastern Islands, beyond the Silver Sea, toward Aslan's country at the End of the World.

    Price: CDN$ 25.64

  • Book 4

    • The Silver Chair

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Northam
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 25

    Narnia is in peril, and only Eustace and Jill can help. Along with Puddlegum, a gloomy but valiant Marsh-wiggle, they are sent by the mighty lion Aslan to find Prince Rilian, heir to the throne. Their quest leads them past hungry people-eating Giants, and deep into the dark underground. But the true test for this noble band of friends comes when they face an evil witch and her deadly enchantments.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nostalgia

    • By Julia Allon on 2018-12-20

    Price: CDN$ 27.15

  • Book 5

    • The Horse and His Boy

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Alex Jennings
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    On a desperate journey, two runaways meet and join forces. Though they are only looking to escape their harsh and narrow lives, they soon find themselves at the center of a terrible battle. It is a battle that will decide their fate and the fate of Narnia itself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great book

    • By the truth on 2018-09-19

    Price: CDN$ 27.15

  • Book 6

    • The Magician's Nephew

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Kenneth Branagh
    • Length: 3 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 62

    Digory and Polly meet and become friends one cold, wet summer in London. Their lives burst into adventure when Digory's Uncle Andrew, who thinks he is a magician, sends them hurtling to...somewhere else. They find their way to Narnia, newborn from the Lion's song, and encounter the evil sorceress Jadis, before they finally return home.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • very very entertaining!!!!

    • By Odeh Habash on 2019-04-20

    Price: CDN$ 27.15

  • Book 7

    • The Last Battle

    • The Chronicles of Narnia
    • Written by: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Patrick Stewart
    • Length: 4 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    The Unicorn says that humans are brought to Narnia only in time of greatest need, and that time is now. The great Lion Aslan, the heart of Narnia, is missing. An impostor roams the land in his place, enslaving Aslan's loyal creatures and spreading treachery and lies. Only King Tirian and his small band of loyal followers are left to fight the last battle in this magnificent ending to The Chronicles of Narnia.

    Price: CDN$ 27.15