A Swiftly Tilting Planet
In A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L'Engle, a companion to the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door, the Murry and O'Keefe Families enlist the help of the unicorn, Gaudior, to save the world from imminent nuclear war.
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. Charles Wallace must face the ultimate test of his faith and his will as he is sent within four people from another time, there to search for a way to avert the tragedy threatening them all.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ca.bookwyrm - LibraryThing
I have owned this book (paperback version) for years, I and know I read at least the first half of it because that seems familiar. But the second half was new to me on this listen. So, I'm guessing ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cataloger623 - LibraryThing
I can't quite put my finger on why I was dissatisfied with this story but I was.I never felt that any of the characters were ever in any real jeopardy. Nor at the end of the book did I feel any of the ... Read full review
2 All Heaven with its power
3 The sun with its brightness
4 The snow with its whiteness
5 The fire with all the strength it hath
6 The lightning with its rapid wrath
7 The winds with their swiftness
8 The sea with its deepness
9 The rocks with their steepness
10 The earth with its starkness
11 All these I place
12 Between myself and the powers of darkness
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