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A Wrinkle in Time (Time, #1) - Madeleine L'Engle
A Wrinkle in Time (Time, #1)
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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 very special and... show more
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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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140372311 (0140372318)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 198
Edition language: English
Series: The Time Quintet (#1)
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Danielle's Reading Adventures
Danielle's Reading Adventures rated it
5.0 Love and Physics
I reread this for the Classics for Beginners group read via the Audible audiobook narrated by Hope Davis. The audio format was a good idea. I was able to do other things and still experience the story again as an adult. While it definitely feels of the time period it was written, it didn't feel that...
Hol
Hol rated it
4.5 A Wrinkle in Time (Time Quintet #1) by Madeleine L'Engle
I’m not going to write much of a review for this because other than to say I absolutely loved it, I’ve not got too much to add. Here’s part of the synopsis, in case you don’t know the story: Meg's father had been experimenting with the fifth dimension of time travel when he mysteriously disappea...
Redhead Reading
Redhead Reading rated it
4.0 A Wrinkle in Time (Time, #1)
I enjoyed this, but like many middle-grade books I've read as an adult, I think I would appreciated it more as a middle schooler. There were several aspects of the world not really adequately explained. (I mean why can't the Mrs. Ws go with them to fight IT?? They never give a reason.) Also, the end...
It's a Mad Mad World
It's a Mad Mad World rated it
3.0 A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle (SWE/ENG)
SWEDISH REVIEW Det är en mörk och stormig natt. Tonåriga Meg Murry sitter i sitt rum på vinden, lyssnar på blåsten som river i huset och funderar för sig själv. Hon vantrivs med sin kropp och sitt utseende. I skolan är det mesta jobbigt och krångligt. Och hennes pappa, vetenskapsmannen, har försvu...
Cynically Speaking
Cynically Speaking rated it
2.5
This was on my kids summer reading list for 7th grade so I thought I would read it. I don't think much of "A Wrinkle in Time". A good start and a rushed ending. No character development. Even one my daughters was unimpressed. I am sorry if I'm stepping on the toes of some of you with fond childh...
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