Author: Madeleine L’Engle
MLA Citation: L’Engle, Madeleine. A wrinkle in time. New York: Square Fish, 2007. Print.
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Newbery Medal Recipient 1963
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Annotation: Meg, her brother, and friend travel through time to rescue Mr. Murry and save their family – and the universe.
Booktalk: If time travel was possible, how would it work? Meg, her genius litter brother, Charles, and their newly made friend, Calvin, learn how it works through the help of Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which by using a tesseract. They set off on an adventure through time and space to rescue Meg and Charles’ father who went missing while researchaing tesseracts. Yet evil exists, even in other times and dimensions, and it will take all of Meg’s love to save them all and return through A Wrinkle in Time.
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