A Wrinkle in Time

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Penguin Adult, 1995 - Juvenile Fiction - 216 pages
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When Charles Wallace Murry goes searching through a 'wrinkle in time' for his lost father, he finds himself on an evil planet where all life is enslaved by a huge pulsating brain known as 'It'. How Charles, his sister Meg and friend Calvin find and free his father makes this a very special and exciting mixture of fantasy and science fiction, which all the way through is dominated by the funny and mysterious trio of guardian angels known as Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who and Mrs Which.

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User Review  - Amelia_Smith - LibraryThing

I'm pretty sure that I read this book when I was a kid, and thought it was great, so a week or two I checked the audiobook out of the library, and it just wasn't as good as I remembered. The beginning ... Read full review

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User Review  - KendallCH - LibraryThing

A Wrinkle In Time is about a girl named Meg who travels around galaxies looking for her dad. She meets a host of wonderfully written, rich, and complex characters such as Mrs. Which. During the course ... Read full review

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About the author (1995)

Madeleine L'Engle lives in New York and is the author of several books for young people and adults.

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