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date: 22 October 2019

Wrinkle in Time, A (1962) 

The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Daniel Hahn

A novel by Madeleine *L’Engle. Meg Murry’s scientist father has disappeared; together with her brother Charles Wallace and his friend Calvin, both of whom have some kind of extra-sensory perception, she goes searching for him. Aided by three strange beings, Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who, and Mrs Which, the children travel across ‘a wrinkle in time’ to the planet Camazotz, which is under the control of the ultimate power of evil; Meg and the others must show themselves stronger than it before her father can return home.... ...

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