Book Review: Perelandra

Click image to purchase

Book: Perelandra

Author: C.S. Lewis

Recommend: Not as good as the first one…

Right after finishing Out of the Silent Planet, I dove straight into the second book in the trilogy, Perelandra. In this second book, Ransom is sent to Venus to save them from a great evil as their world is in its infancy.Ransom ends up facing the shell of a former foe as he tries to guide the young queen into following him instead of the charismatic un-man.

While this book was a continuation of the first book, it was lacking something. This was a very heady novel and it made it hard to read. Lewis had a hard time describing a lot of things in this book and it just doesn’t seem to meet the same level as the rest of Lewis’ writing.

I’m kind of nervous to tackle the next book in the series at this point after the slow snail pace of the last one.

Final Rating:

Get it free


Leave a comment

Filed under Christian, Review, Sci-Fi/ Fantasy

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s