Seven Books

Here are the summaries of the seven Narnia books.

• The Magician's Nephew
Digory and Polly discover a secret passage that links their houses, and are tricked into vanishing out of this world and into the World of Charn, where they wake up the evil Queen Jadis. There, they witness the creation of the Land of Narnia, as it is sung into being by the Great Lion, Aslan.

English Years: 1900
 Narnian Years: 1

Begun in: 1951
Finished in: 1954
Published in: 1955

• The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy find their way through an old wardrobe into the world of Narnia. There, they unite with Aslan to fight the White Witch and save Narnia from perpetual Darkness.

English Years: 1940
 Narnian Years: 1000

Begun in: 1939
Finished in: 1949
Published in: 1950


• The Horse and His Boy
Shasta escapes from the land of Calormen with a Narnian warhorse, Bree. Along with Aravis and her horse Hwin, they uncover a Calormene plot to conquer Narnia and must find a way to save Narnia and its people.

English Years: 1940
 Narnian Years: 1014

Begun in: 1950
Finished in: 1951
Published in: 1954


• Prince Caspian
Troubled times have come to Narnia as it is gripped by civil war. Prince Caspian is forced to blow The Great Horn of Narnia, summoning the help of past heroes, Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy. Now they must overthrow Caspian's uncle, King Miraz, to restore peace to Narnia.

English Years: 1941
 Narnian Years: 2303

Begun in: 1949
Finished in: 1950
Published in: 1951

• The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Lucy, Edmund, and their cousin Eustace, are magically transported onto the ship, Dawn Treader, where King Caspian is searching for the seven lost friends of his father. On the voyage, the children meet many fantastical creatures, including the great Aslan himself.

English Years: 1942
 Narnian Years: 2306

Begun in: 1949
Finished in: 1950
Published in: 1952

• The Silver Chair
King Caspian's beloved son Prince Rilian has disappeared. Aslan sends Eustace and his school friend Jill to Narnia on a quest to search for the young prince and defeat the evil Witch.

English Years: 1942
 Narnian Years: 2356

Begun in: 1950
Finished in: 1951
Published in: 1953


• The Last Battle
A false Aslan is roaming Narnia, commanding everyone to work for the cruel Calormemes. Can Eustace and Jill find the true Aslan and restore peace to the land? The last battle is the greatest of all and the final struggle between good and evil.

English Years: 1949
 Narnian Years: 2555

Begun in: 1952
Finished in: 1953
Published in: 1956

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