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Which writer do you prefer C.S. Lewis or H.G. Wells?

  1. dandelionweeds profile image77
    dandelionweedsposted 7 years ago

    Which writer do you prefer C.S. Lewis or H.G. Wells?

  2. poetvix profile image70
    poetvixposted 7 years ago

    Lewis hands down.  I dearly love the characters created by Lewis.

  3. renabean profile image52
    renabeanposted 7 years ago

    H.G.Wells was very creative in terms of broader thinking.

    However, I prefer C.S.Lewis. Like poetvix said, Lewis's characters were much more personable, even if he was trying, in some ways, to sell a religion to those who read his book.

    Hope this helps!

    Librarygirl xx

  4. sofs profile image82
    sofsposted 7 years ago

    Oh CS Lewis ofcourse, he is an all time favorite. ...........................

  5. Merlin Fraser profile image76
    Merlin Fraserposted 7 years ago

    Why do we have to chose ?

    Both are brilliant, exciting writers and story tellers of different genres.

       Both are inspirational reading for budding athors and both writers make good reading for each new generation that come along.

      So please explain why you would encourage readers to select one over the other when both should be enjoyed !

  6. cocopreme profile image94
    cocopremeposted 7 years ago

    I prefer C.S. Lewis.  His stories are more engrossing whereas H.G. Wells' scientific ideas are his appeal.  I think Lewis is a superior writer in terms of word craft.  He can say so much with just a simple phrase.

  7. Spider Girl profile image67
    Spider Girlposted 7 years ago

    Enjoy reading C.S.Lewis far better than H.G.Wells!

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