Reviews

AN ACCEPTABLE TIME

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Polly O'Keefe, back for another adventure, is called into the prehistory of the druids. Polly's first autumn at her grandparents' Connecticut country home is glorious and peaceful. But when she takes daily strolls as breaks from her studies, even openminded Polly is nonplussed by three people she spots—especially when she learns that they date from 3,000 years ago: exotic Anaral, majestic Karalys ... Read full review

User reviews

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

This book is packed to the gills with what some of L'Engle's Goodreads fans are calling scorflam, which is short for "that stuff L'Engle does that would be grounds for hurling the book across the room ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Jean_Sexton - LibraryThing

This is another good book by L'Engle. Polly is still one of my favorite characters and she slips easily into this series from House like a Lotus. I wonder about Zachary's eventual fate after this book ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - BMorrisAllen - LibraryThing

I enjoyed the first three books in this series when I was younger. The fourth book, Many Waters, I read more recently, and it was good, if not with the same spark as the earlier ones. The fifth book ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - juniperSun - LibraryThing

I was surprised to see that I had missed this sequal to A Wrinkle in Time, but found it to be a fairly flat novel so am not surprised it slipped past my radar. Or maybe I'm just so much older than ... Read full review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

this is the best book ever.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

Not bad
I agree this is not as good as the first three. I wish Meg were in these also. I would love reading her as mother. Poly is just not as dimensional as Meg

Middle School Level

User Review  - Beaufort County S. - Overstock.com

great value fast shipping Read full review

Review: An Acceptable Time (Time, #5) (O'Keefe Family #4)

User Review  - Becky - Goodreads

It took me forever to finish this book. I missed a couple of books in the series (there are seven or something), and it just wasn't as enjoyable as the first three L'Engle Time novels. Once Meg was out of the picture, it just wasn't the same. :) Read full review

Review: An Acceptable Time (Time, #5) (O'Keefe Family #4)

User Review  - Heather Denigan - Goodreads

Again, weird. Part of what always gets me is that L'Engle professed Christianity, but the ethics and morality of her fiction don't have any coherence. Read full review

User ratings

5 stars
9
4 stars
3
3 stars
5
2 stars
11
1 star
2

All reviews - 29
2 stars - 11
1 star - 2

All reviews - 29

All reviews - 29
Kirkus - 1