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Bestselling author Patti Callahan talks about her new novel on Joy Davidman, the woman C. S. Lewis called “my whole world.”
September 27, 2019
Bestselling author Patti Callahan talks about her new novel about Joy Davidman, the writer who became C. S. Lewis' wife and the woman he called “my whole world.”
About Becoming Mrs. Lewis
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 whole world.” When poet and writer Joy Davidman began writing letters to C. S. Lewis—known as Jack—she was looking for spiritual answers, not love. Love, after all, wasn’t holding together her crumbling marriage. Everything about New Yorker Joy seemed ill-matched for an Oxford don and the beloved writer of Narnia, yet their minds bonded over their letters. Embarking on the adventure of her life, Joy traveled from America to England and bac