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The Best C. S. Lewis Books  

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List Rules Vote for the C. S. Lewis fantasy novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best C. S. Lewis books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that C. S. Lewis is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Known mostly for his Chronicles of Narnia series, C.S Lewis is easily considered one of the greatest fantasy authors of all time. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of C. S. Lewis who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

This list below has a variety of books, like The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and The Screwtape Letters, in it. What are C. S. Lewis's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Screwtape Letters is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Mere Christianity is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Great Divorce is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Lion, the Witch and the Wa... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Magician's Nephew is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Till We Have Faces is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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A Grief Observed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Abolition of Man is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Problem of Pain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Silver Chair is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Out of the Silent Planet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Weight of Glory and Other ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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That Hideous Strength is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Perelandra is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Surprised by Joy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Horse and His Boy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Four Loves is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Last Battle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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Prince Caspian is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Pilgrim's Regress is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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God in the Dock is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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The Discarded Image is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books
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An Experiment in Criticism is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best C. S. Lewis Books