A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet)

A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet)

by Madeleine L'Engle (Author)

Madeleine L'Engle's ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, soon to be a major motion picture.It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger.Wild nights are my glory, the unearthly stranger told them. I just got caught in a downdraft and blown off course. Let me sit down for a moment, and then I'll be on my way. Speaking of ways, by the way, there is such a thing as a tesseract.A tesseract (in case the reader doesn't know) is a wrinkle in time. To tell more would rob the reader of the enjoyment of Miss L'Engle's unusual book. A Wrinkle in Time, winner of the Newbery Medal in 1963, is the story of the adventures in space and time of Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin O'Keefe (athlete, student, and one of the most popular boys in high school). They are in search of Meg's father, a scientist who disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government on the tesseract problem.A Wrinkle in Time is the winner of the 1963 Newbery Medal. It is the first book in The Time Quintet, which consists of A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters, and An Acceptable Time.A Wrinkle in Time is soon to be a movie from Disney, directed by Ava DuVernay, starring Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling.This title has Common Core connections.Books by Madeleine L'EngleA Wrinkle in Time QuintetA Wrinkle in TimeA Wind in the DoorA Swiftly Tilting PlanetMany WatersAn Acceptable TimeA Wrinkle in Time: The GraphicNovel by Madeleine L'Engle; adapted & illustrated by HopeLarson: A graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's ground-breakingscience fiction and fantasy classic.Intergalactic P.S. 3 by Madeleine L'Engle; illustrated by Hope Larson: Astandalone story set in the world of A Wrinkle in Time!The Austin Family ChroniclesMeet the Austins (Volume 1) The Moon by Night (Volume 2) The Young Unicorns (Volume 3)A Ring of Endless Light (Volume 4) A Newbery Honor book!Troubling a Star (Volume 5)The Polly O'Keefe booksThe Arm of the StarfishDragons in the WatersA House Like a LotusAnd Both Were YoungCamillaThe Joys of Love

Journey through the cosmos with "A Wrinkle in Time," a captivating science fiction novel by Madeleine L'Engle. Follow Meg Murry and her extraordinary journey to rescue her father, a brilliant scientist trapped on a distant planet. Accompanied by her younger brother Charles Wallace and friend Calvin O'Keefe, Meg embarks on an exhilarating adventure that transcends time and space. Discover the wonders of tesseracts, mysterious creatures, and cosmic forces as they unravel the secrets of the universe.

Published in 1962, "A Wrinkle in Time" has captivated readers for generations with its blend of science, fantasy, and philosophical musings. L'Engle's imaginative storytelling and exploration of themes like love, courage, and the power of belief have made this book a timeless classic. Join Meg on her quest as she faces formidable challenges, battles evil forces, and ultimately learns the true meaning of family and self-discovery.

"A Wrinkle in Time" is the first book in the beloved "A Wrinkle in Time" quintet, which includes "A Wind in the Door," "A Swiftly Tilting Planet," "Many Waters," and "An Acceptable Time." Each book follows the Murry family and their extraordinary adventures as they navigate the complexities of time, space, and the human condition. Immerse yourself in L'Engle's thought-provoking and imaginative world, where the boundaries of reality are constantly challenged.

Discover the magic of "A Wrinkle in Time" and embark on a literary journey that will stay with you long after you finish reading. Explore the depths of your own imagination and ponder the infinite possibilities that lie beyond our visible universe. Let Madeleine L'Engle's words transport you to a world where anything is possible and the power of love knows no bounds.