What are the best non-fiction books by C.S. Lewis?

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    #1The Abolition of Man

    The Abolition of Man

    The Abolition of Man is a nonfiction philosophy book by C.S. Lewis in which he attempts to persuade his audience that the values of courage and honor are important in modern society. It was published in 2015 by HarperOne.

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    James Jones
    Written on May 5, 2018
    "C.S Lewis discusses his overall outlook on society in general, saying that we as a whole need to do better in treating one another. This is guidebook for self help. If you want to better yourself and others around you, then you should read this book."
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    #2A Grief Observed

    A Grief Observed

    A Grief Observed is a nonfiction theology book by C.S. Lewis which is a volume dedicated to examining his feelings and experiences after the death of his first wife, poet Joy Davidman. It was published in 2015 by HarperOne.

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    Brittany Moreno
    Written on May 10, 2018
    "A Grief Observed is a heartwrenching and deeply introspective novel by C.S. Lewis, most known for the Narnia series. His descriptive and honest account of the loss of his wife can be felt by all."
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    #3The Weight of Glory

    The Weight of Glory

    The Weight of Glory is a nonfiction theology book by C.S. Lewis which is a compilation of the sermons delivered by him during World War II which offer guidance during that dark period. It was published in 2001 by HarperSanFrancisco.

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    Paul Stevens
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "C.S. Lewis did a wonderful job on this book. The Weight of Glory covers a bunch of sermons delivered during World War II. Lewis is a great Christian writer who covers a lot of practical concerns. "
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    #4Mere Christianity

    Mere Christianity

    Mere Christianity by C.S Lewis is a theological book that tackles the pure essence of faith and the Christian doctrine. This novel is inspired by a series of radio talks between 1941 to 1944 by BBC. 

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    Gerald Nelson
    Written on May 10, 2018
    "C.S Lewis is a fantastic writer and Mere Christianity ranks among some of his best pieces of work. The book explores the world of Christianity through Lewis' own perspective, using his prior works and radio talk shows as a bank of knowledge."
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    #5The Four Loves

    The Four Loves

    The Four Loves is a nonfiction theology book by C.S. Lewis which summarizes the four kinds of human love, namely: friendship, affection, erotic love, and love of God, and the author's reflections on them. It was published in 2002 by HarperCollins.

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    Juan Hayes
    Written on May 4, 2018
    "This book is based on Christian beliefs and that why I took interest in it. Lewis summarizes the book showing how we can show love and how it is important into our lives. I was inspired so much by this book. I also like the fact that the book was so easy to read and understand."
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    #6The Great Divorce

    The Great Divorce

    The Great Divorce is a religious theological Christian fiction book written by C.S. Lewis as an allegory of heaven and hell. With over 100 pages, this book is published in 2002 by HarperCollins.

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    Aaron Bowman
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis is quite the strange book. It is an allegory for heaven and hell but the way it is framed is marvelous."
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    #7Miracles

    Miracles

    Miracles is a book by C.S Lewis that tells the story of miracles. He elaborates the meaning of miracle from different people's perspective. 

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    Howard Nelson
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "I have read a few books from C.S Lewis since i thought that they would be philosophy books but all of them failed me. The more you read Miracles, the more you will get bored about this religious stuff. Religion has nothing to do with these lies."
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    #8The Problem of Pain

    The Problem of Pain

    The Problem of Pain is a book by C.S Lewis that tells a story about suffering and pain. He elaborates the possible reasons and the thing we can do to stop it.

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    Deborah Armstrong
    Written on May 8, 2018
    "C.S. Lewis wrote from his own personal experience with suffering and pain as well as from a Christian background. For those seeking to salve their pains, this book may offer insight into the source of pain as well as the remedy for it."
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    #9Letters to Children

    Letters to Children

    Letters to Children is a book by C.S Lewis that tells the story of  C.S Lews himself as he tries to answer all the fan mails from the children who has read his book. He tells them his feeling about school and writing etc.

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    Richard Pena
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "A must for any fan of the author, his letters to children display his characteristic charm and gentle intelligence. It offers some great insight into the classic Narnia series, as well as the author's thoughts on many other subjects. "
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    #10Surprised by Joy

    Surprised by Joy

    Surprised by Joy is the autobiography of C.S.Lewis's early life. She shared how an atheist like herself can get to know God again and regain the faith in Christianity.

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    Joe Hart
    Written on May 11, 2018
    "Surprised by Joy tells the story of world-renowned author C.S. Lewis, detailing not only his early life, but his eventual revelation - that he is no longer an atheist, but a man of God. This is probably a great choice for those interested in learning about C.S. Lewis's life."

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Best What are the best non-fiction books by C.S. Lewis
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1The Abolition of ManBooks 28 Paid
2A Grief ObservedBooks 26 Paid
3The Weight of GloryBooks 25 Paid
4Mere ChristianityBooks 23 Paid
5The Four Loves Books 23 Paid
6The Great DivorceBooks 21 Paid
7MiraclesBooks 6 Paid
8The Problem of PainBooks 4 Paid
9Letters to ChildrenBooks 3 Paid
10Surprised by JoyBooks 1 Paid
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