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A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time (Paperback)

By L'Engle, Madeleine

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When Charles Wallace Murry goes searching through a 'wrinkle in time' for his lost father, he finds himself on an evil planet where all life is enslaved by a huge pulsating brain known as 'It'. How Charles, his sister Meg and friend Calvin find and free his father makes this a ve... read full description below.

ISBN 9780141354934
Barcode 9780141354934
Published 22 October 2014 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Series A puffin book (part: 52)
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ISBN-13 9780141354934
ISBN-10 0141354933
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Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin Classics
Publication Date 22 October 2014
International Publication Date 3 July 2014
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By L'Engle, Madeleine
Series A puffin book (part: 52)
Category Award Winning
Science Fiction
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 202g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General, Space and time - Juvenile fiction, Brothers and sisters - Juvenile fiction, Missing persons - Juvenile fiction, Extraterrestrial beings - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.54
Catalogue Code 511353

Description of this Book

When Charles Wallace Murry goes searching through a 'wrinkle in time' for his lost father, he finds himself on an evil planet where all life is enslaved by a huge pulsating brain known as 'It'. How Charles, his sister Meg and friend Calvin find and free his father makes this a very special and exciting mixture of fantasy and science fiction, which all the way through is dominated by the funny and mysterious trio of guardian angels known as Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who and Mrs Which.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of John Newbery Medal 1963
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Madeleine L'Engle lived in New York and wrote over 60 books for children, including A WRINKLE IN TIME, the first in her Time Quintet series and winner of the highly prestigious Newbury Medal. She died in 2007, aged 88.

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