A Wind in the Door
In A Wrinkle in Time Quintet book two, Charles Wallace falls ill, and Meg, Calvin, and their teacher, Mr. Jenkins, must travel inside C.W. to make him well, and save the universe from the evil Echthros.
It is November. When Meg comes home from school, Charles Wallace tells her he saw dragons in the twin's vegetable garden. That night Meg, Calvin and C.W. go to the vegetable garden to meet the Teacher (Blajeny) who explains that what they are seeing isn't a dragon at all, but a cherubim named Proginoskes. It turns out that C.W. is ill and that Blajeny and Proginoskes are there to make him well – by making him well, they will keep the balance of the universe in check and save it from the evil Echthros.
Meg, Calvin and Mr. Jenkins (grade school principal) must travel inside C.W. to have this battle and save Charles' life as well as the balance of the universe.
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Just what I was looking for!User Review - graymom54 - Overstock.com
This is a classic and muchloved book by a brilliant author. I was looking to complete the series for my husband who had only one of the books and was thrilled to be able to find these hardback ... Read full review
A WIND IN THE DOORUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
"It's not right in the United States of America that a little kid shouldn't be safe in school," but after hearing a sample of Meg and Charles Wallace Murry's conversation ("Do you suppose I'll ever be ... Read full review
2 A Rip in the Galaxy
3 The Man in the Night
5 The First Test
6 The Real Mr Jenkins
7 Metron Ariston
8 Journey into the Interior
9 Farandolae and Mitochondria
12 A Wind in the Door
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