L'Engle, Madeleine, 1918-2007,

A wrinkle in time / Madeleine L'Engle ; illustrated by Keith Scaife. - London : Penguin Books Ltd, 2018. - x, 288 pages : illustrations ; 20 mm. - Time quintet ; book 1. . - L'Engle, Madeleine, 1918-2007, author. Time quintet ; book 1. .

"Now a major motion picture"-- Cover.

Disney takes the classic sci-fi adventure, A Wrinkle in Time to the silver screen! With an all-star cast that includes Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, and newcomer Storm Reid, the major motion picture brings the world of Wrinkle to life for a new generation of fans.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.This movie tie-in edition of the timeless novel features the complete, unabridged original text, and an introduction by the film's director, Ava DuVernay.

Ages 10-14.

Newbery Medal, 1963.

9780241331163 0241331161 0440998050 0582151848 0440498058 0374386137 (Farrar) 0140302883 0140372318 0862208807


Space and time--Children's fiction.
Brothers and sisters--Children's fiction.
Missing persons--Children's fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings--Children's fiction.
Gifted children--Children's fiction.
Time travel--Children's fiction.
Friendship--Children's fiction.


Science fiction.

©South Taranaki District Council

Contact us