Devin Brown

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General Information

Name: Devin Brown

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: 1954 in Harvey, Illinois


Website: http://www.asbury.edu/majors/english/faculty/Devin-Brown

Email: devin.brown@asbury.edu


Illinois Connection

He was born in Harvey, Illinois and grew up on Chicago's south side.

Biographical and Professional Information

Brown is a Lilly Scholar and Professor of English at Asbury College where, in addition to other literature classes, he teaches a course on C. S. Lewis. To date, he has written three books, two of them on Lewis' Narnia series.

Brown has published articles on Lewis in Mythlore, The Lamp-Post, CSL, and The New Review of Children's Literature and Librarianship. He has also had his poetry published in several literary journals, including, Connecticut Review, Wind, The Chaffin Review, South Carolina Review, Cold Mountain Review, and the Journal of Kentucky Studies.

Published Works

Inside Narnia, Baker Book House, 2005

Not Exactly Normal, Eerdmans, 2006

Inside Prince Caspian: A Guide to Exploring the Return to Narnia, Baker Books, 2008

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Inside Narnia: A Guide to Exploring The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

ISBN: 0801065992
Release Date: 2005-09-01

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Not Exactly Normal

ISBN: 0802852874
Release Date: 2006-08-01

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Inside Prince Caspian: A Guide to Exploring the Return to Narnia

ISBN: 0801068029
Release Date: 2008-01-01

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Literary Awards

Not Exactly Normal - Children’s Book Council Notable Social Studies Book and Bank Street College Best Children's Books of the Year

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Devin Brown on WorldCat

Devin Brown on Amazon

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