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Becoming Mrs. Lewis

Becoming Mrs. Lewis The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis

By Patti Callahan
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.08 Stars

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On 3/10 Viola wrote: One reviewer called this novel the 'book that Patti Callahan was born to write'. Indeed, it is. She makes the moving love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis come alive in this luminously written book with its evocative descriptions of New York and England and excellent characterization. The great couple ... The Great Couple Leap From The Page

Viola's Rating:

3 Stars

On 3/6 Sally McCombs wrote: I’ve read only three titles of the Narnia series, and only two of C.S. Lewis’s non-fiction books. I watched Shadowlands once and didn’t really enjoy it. I never visited Oxford, despite living in Britain for 22 years. What do I know about the former Atheist turned Christian? How much would I need ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis, by Patti Callahan

Sally's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/11 JenniferL wrote: I am a huge fan of C.S. Lewis and was very excited to read, Becoming Mrs. Lewis. This novel tells the story of poet and writer, Joy Davidson, and her friendship turned marriage to famed novelist and writer, C.S. Lewis (aka Jack) as she called him. Early on Joy was simply looking for spiritual advice ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis

JenniferL's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/21 Melissa Finnegan wrote: Joy is leading a life many of us lead. She is holding on to her marriage, all that she knows she should do, no matter the tatters it lies in. She hope for more, and better things. In God she finds hope, which is where we all should look. With that being said, I really wanted to love this novel, as all ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis

Melissa's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/4 Faye wrote: My Review:Poet and writer, Joy Davidman Gresham, is looking for spiritual answers and struggling day to day in her marriage to fellow writer Bill, when she first writes to C.S. Lewis "Jack". Jack and Joy develop a regular correspondence, their friendship spanning decades and the Atlantic Ocean.This book ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan ~ Review

Faye 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/8 Kayla Stierwalt wrote: As Joy points out everything starts with words and acknowledges even the bible shares this truth, and her deep friendship with C.S. Lewis, who goes by Jack, begins no differently. She seeks his advice as a new Christian convert, and their letter writing turns into a regular correspondence and later a ... Book Review: Becoming Mrs. Lewis

Kayla's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/27 Jenn Grandlienard wrote: As a fan of many of C.S. Lewis’ works, I was drawn to this novel at once. Reading about a part of his life was fascinating, and I couldn’t put this book down! Getting a peek inside the creator of the world of Narnia is something I’ll go back to time and time again. Seeing that a woman, in a time ... Great historical fiction book you won't want to put down!

Jenn's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/27 Book Lover wrote: I love reading historical fiction that leaves me feeling like I learned something that I didn't know. A few months ago, I had read a non-fiction book on the life of Joy and Jack Lewis. Because I had read that, I felt like I might not learn as much from this book. However, the cover was beautiful and ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan

Book Lover's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/27 James Pate wrote: Becoming Mrs. Lewis is a novel about Joy Davidman’s relationship with C.S. Lewis, the renowned Christian academic, apologist, and author. Joy Davidman married C.S. Lewis and died of cancer during their marriage. This book is written from the perspective of Joy Davidman, and each chapter opens with ... Book Write-Up: Becoming Mrs. Lewis, by Patti Callahan

James' Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/24 English Lady wrote: 432 Pages, October 2nd 2018, Thomas NelsonPrint, Ebook and Audio* In a most improbable friendship, she found love. In a world where women were silenced, she found her voice.From New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan comes an exquisite novel of Joy Davidman, the woman C. S. Lewis called “my ... Becoming Mrs Lewis by Patti Callahan

English Lady 's Rating:

4 Stars