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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: 4.1 Stars

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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

On 11/20 V. Joy Palmer wrote: About the Book ~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. Lews called "my whole world." When poet and writer Joy Davidman began ... Review of Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan

V. Joy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/16 Amanda wrote: Most people around the world are familiar with C.S. Lewis in some way. Some have read his books (Mere Christianity, Screwtape Letters, Surprised by Joy, Till We Have Faces, etc.), but many now know of him through the movies produced about his popular children's series, The Chronicles of Narnia. But there ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C. S. Lewis by Patti Callahan

Amanda's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/4 Raechel K. wrote: Joy – the wife of C.S. Lewis. Before reading this book, I was barely familiar with this woman at all, which was why I was interested in requesting it for review. And while interesting at times, this wasn’t a novel I could really connect with unfortunately. I appreciate the research the author ... “Becoming Mrs.Lewis” by Patti Callahan ~ Book Review

Raechel K.'s Rating:

2 Stars

On 10/23 Brittany at the Books and Biscuits Blog wrote: In Becoming Mrs. Lewis, Joy Davidman shows herself to be an accomplished writer, a struggling wife, and a sometimes-overwhelmed mother, who encounters the concept of faith quite by accident. As someone who regularly corresponds with fellow writers, she sends a letter to C.S. Lewis with her questions ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis – Patti Callahan (4-4.5 Stars)

Brittany at the Books and Biscuits Blog's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/23 S Club Mama wrote: "Becoming Mrs. Lewis" by Patti Callahan is about C.S. Lewis and his wife, Joy Gresham. I found it to be a fascinating tale of historical fiction, weaving truth and fancy while leaving the integrity of the real people. Callahan made you feel Joy's feelings, allowing you to follow her journey from struggling ... Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis by Patti Callahan

S Club Mama's Rating:

4 Stars