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The Resource A wrinkle in time, Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife

A wrinkle in time, Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife

Label
A wrinkle in time
Title
A wrinkle in time
Statement of responsibility
Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife
Title variation
wrinkle in time
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Summary
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 to find him
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Newbery Medal, 1963.
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093686
Cataloging source
BNB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
L'Engle, Madeleine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Time quintet
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decision-making (Ethics)
  • Good and evil
  • Time travel
  • Responsibility
  • Space and time
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A wrinkle in time, Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in the USA, 1962
Control code
000012209466
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780140372311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60262512
Label
A wrinkle in time, Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife
Publication
Note
First published in the USA, 1962
Control code
000012209466
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780140372311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60262512

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