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A Wrinkle in Time

L'Engle, Madeleine (Book - 2012 )
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Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.
Authors: L'Engle, Madeleine
Title: A wrinkle in time
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2012
Edition: 50th anniversary ed
Characteristics: xvii, 262 p. :,facsims., geneal. tables, ports. ;,22 cm
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Statement of Responsibility: Madeleine L'Engle
Notes: Includes an introduction by Katherine Paterson
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1962
Summary: Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.
Awards & Distinctions: Newbery Medal, 1963
ISBN: 9780374386160
0374386161
Branch Call Number: j LENGLE 2012
Subject Headings: Murry family (Fictitious characters) Juvenile fiction Time travel Juvenile fiction Brothers and sisters Juvenile fiction Extraterrestrial beings Juvenile fiction Space and time Juvenile fiction Friendship Juvenile fiction
Genre/Form: Science fiction
Topical Term: Murry family (Fictitious characters)
Time travel
Brothers and sisters
Extraterrestrial beings
Space and time
Friendship
LCCN: 2011033515
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Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and begin a search for Meg's father, who disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.

Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.


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Aug 25, 2014
  • michesimon rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book has it all...love, family, and the battle between good and evil. I read this book again after 20 years and I still love it!

Aug 09, 2014
  • nicholasprice rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Really weird book but still good.

Aug 01, 2014
  • Jason Wheelock rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I had heard of this book over the years growing up but had forgotten about it. I came across it while in the kids section w/ my children and decided to pick it up. So glad i did. Engaging book and thought provoking as well with a good message reinforcing the truth that Love conquers all and light is greater than darkness!

Jun 13, 2014
  • Violet_Horse_189 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Its shows how far the sister will go to save her brother.

Jun 07, 2014
  • lilylilulu rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This book was touching and sweet I loved the ending and how you could never put the book down i would really reccommend this book to sci-fi lovers but i bet even fantasy lovers would love this book i bet this is one of the best books i ever read

I loved this book! it is for all ages I read it really fast it made me not want to put it down Intel it was over! great book every one should read it.

Mar 15, 2014
  • joed546 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Very good book!

Mar 05, 2014
  • KCLS Children's Librarians: Genre Booklists rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I read this in 4th grade and never forgot it and reading it as an adult brought back all the same thrills! Still unique even after all these years, engaging, page turning and memorable.

Jan 09, 2014
  • StarGladiator rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A timeless classic about time and space, or as Einstein's prof would put it, spacetime! Ms. L'Engle inspires with a book both heroic and darkly sinister. (Meg the highly intelligent and socially maladroit young lady, her brother Charles Wallace, the child prodigy equally emotionally intelligent, and Calvin The Reliable!)

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Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.

Meg and Charles Wallace set out with their friend Calvin in a search for their father. His top secret job as a physicist for the government has taken him away and the children search through time and space top find him. ( Novelist Review)

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"The foolishness of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men. For ye see your calling , brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called, but God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the things which are mighty. And base things of the world, and things which despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are."

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