A Swiftly Tilting Planet
Dell, 1978 - Juvenile Fiction - 278 pages
In this companion volume to "A Wrinkle In Time" (Newbery Award winner) and "A Wind In The Door" fifteen-year-old Charles Wallace and the unicorn Gaudior undertake a perilous journey through time in a desperate attempt to stop the destruction of the world by the mad dictator Madog Branzillo. They are not alone in their quest. Charles Wallace's sister, Meg--grown and expecting her first child, but still able to enter her brother's thoughts and emotions by "kything"--goes with him in spirit.
But in overcoming the challenges, Charles Wallace must face the ultimate test of his faith and will, as he is sent within four people from another time, there to search for a way to avert the tragedy threatening them all.
"L'Engle's gifts are at their most impressive here." -- "Publisher's Weekly"
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stormydawnc - LibraryThing
This is one of the least popular books that follow A Wrinkle in Time, but ti's my favorite. I'm a sucker for time travel, I suppose. Charles Wallace is a much more interesting character here than he ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kaylaraeintheway - LibraryThing
A Swiftly Tilting Planet, the third book in L'Engle's "Time Quintet" is typical L'Engle (and I mean that in the best, most loving way possible!). She explores big themes in this book, among them good ... Read full review
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