What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about A Wrinkle in Time in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader

Loading...

Book Awards

Editorial Reviews

Editions

JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

A Wrinkle in Time

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 418,583 Ratings and 15,630 Reviews

Book Description
Everyone in town thinks Meg is volatile and dull-witted and that her younger brother Charles Wallace is dumb. People are also saying that their father has run off and left their brilliant scientist mother. Spurred on by these rumors, Meg and Charles Wallace, along with their new friend Calvin, embark on a perilous quest through space to find their father. In doing so they must travel behind the sh... More
Book Information
PublisherSquare Fish
BindingPaperback (68 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages224
ISBN-100312367546
ISBN-13978-0312367541
Publication Date05/01/2007
Read the First Chapter of A Wrinkle in Time for Free
The Creators
Picture
About Madeleine L'Engle (Author) : Madeleine L'Engle (born November 29, 1918 died September 2007) is an American writer best known for her children's books, particularly the Newbery Medal-winning A Wrinkle in Time and its sequels A Win... more
View Madeleine L'Engle's profile
Videos
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.
Reader Comments
9/11/2013 Meagan Friedman

Add your reply to Meagan       

11/8/2012 William Yu tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me

Add your reply to William       

4/5/2011 Laura Clement said: To this day this book still holds me when I find I am in a silent moment. Something that remains to present in one's life years and years after reading should be honored and revisted.
tags: I read,

Add your reply to Laura       

7/10/2010 Betty Gelean said:
Originally posted on my blog February 23, 2009 http://nightreader-blog.blogspot.com/2009/12/bird-lake-moon-by-kevin-henkes-ya.html Madeleine L’Engle has become a household name since this book was first written, the first in the Time Quartet. Readers of all ages have come to embrace this clas... more

tags: I recommend, I read, young-adult, tesseract, space travel, fantasy, children

Add your reply to Betty       

5/13/2010 Douglas E. Richards tagged as: I recommend

Add your reply to Douglas E.       

2/23/2010 Mary Sandford said: Great read. Worth reading again and again.
tags: I recommend

Add your reply to Mary       

1/25/2010 Annette K

Add your reply to Annette       

1/22/2010 Tiffany Turrill said: One of my all-time favorites. This book had a tremendous effect on me as a child. It resonates in my work today in more ways I can count. RIP Madeleine L'Engle! :)
tags: Inspired me, I recommend

Add your reply to Tiffany       

11/24/2009 Cole Rush

Add your reply to Cole       

8/27/2009 Coriene Ploetz said: Whenever I wanted to escape real life, I found refuge in a good book. A Wrinkle in Time was often the book I turned to. The fantasy and adventure always took me away when I needed it most as a child.

Add your reply to Coriene       

6/30/2009 Nicole Downing said: Visit my blog for a review on this book http://snikysnake.blogspot.com/

Add your reply to Nicole       

6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I read

Add your reply to julia       

6/2/2009 Diane McDonald tagged as: I read

Add your reply to Diane       

5/12/2009 Debbie Williamson tagged as: I recommend

Add your reply to Debbie       

2/5/2009 Jeannine Kantz said: I may have to read this again...I enjoyed all three thoroughly and keep them just so I can give them to my grandkids to read some day.
tags: I read

Add your reply to Jeannine       

12/23/2008 Ali B said: 1406057
tags: ya, sci-fi, newbery

Add your reply to Ali       

12/2/2008 Sara Joiner tagged as: I recommend

Add your reply to Sara       

11/30/2008 Stephanie Agnew tagged as: I recommend

Add your reply to Stephanie       

11/11/2008 Katy Lee tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

Add your reply to Katy       

10/15/2008 Danielle Brewer said: One of the first books a really cherished - such strong characters.

Add your reply to Danielle       

9/29/2008 Book Dads said:
A Wrinkle in Time is a well-loved classic of children’s literature that has remained popular throughout several generations. It has the additional distinction of being a Banned Book. But it’s also a wonderful examination of a young girl’s changing relationship with her father, and of how bot... more

tags: time travel, young adult, science fiction, I recommend

Add your reply to Book       

9/25/2008 celia Leary said: I loved this book as a child, and still love it as an adult!
tags: Inspired me, I recommend, I read

Add your reply to celia       

9/15/2008 Shelley HW tagged as: Inspired me, I read

Add your reply to Shelley       

8/7/2008 Erin B tagged as: Inspired me, I read

Add your reply to Erin       

7/29/2008 Mai Phuong Dinh said: I like it

Add your reply to Mai Phuong       

7/5/2008 Andrea White said: I love Madeleine L'Engle! Her work is very interesting to middle school students!
tags: I recommend

Add your reply to Andrea       

6/26/2008 Kerry McCaskill tagged as: I recommend, I read

Add your reply to Kerry       

6/24/2008 Jina Oravetz said: I loved this book! I was excited when they made a movie out of it but of course the book was better! I also got to see it done as a play, which was wonderful.
tags: I read, I recommend

Add your reply to Jina       

5/4/2008 Paula Odabasi said: Still my age-old fave.....

Add your reply to Paula       

4/12/2008 Janet O'Connor said:
This title is the first in a series of four amazing novels for young adults. Madeleine L'Engle has provided dynamic language and exciting imagery to encourage students to think beyond the here and now. Not just a work of science fiction, this novel is thought-provoking and reflecting for young men... more

Add your reply to Janet       

4/2/2008 Rahma Krambo said: When I first read this many moons ago, it was in a genre all by itself. It has a spiritual quality to it that was unique and I believe it still is. A Wrinkle in Time continues to be one of my all time favorites and Madeleine L'Engle is a major source of inspiration for me in writing.

Add your reply to Rahma       

3/28/2008 Kelly Sonnack said: One of my all-time favorites, and was a joy to revisit as an adult.

Add your reply to Kelly       

2/18/2008 Monette Pangan said: I love this book. I read it at least once a year and I make it a point to recommend it even to adults!

Add your reply to Monette       

2/6/2008 Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt said: My favorite childhood book

Add your reply to Sheri       

11/27/2007 Fran Slayton said: One of my all-time favorites. This book changed my life. It altered my understanding of time and love. How cool is that? Madeleine L'Engle has influenced my desire to write more than any other author. If my books can move a child's heart like hers moved mine, then I'll be one happy, happy girl.

Add your reply to Fran       

10/16/2007 Stephenie Hovland said: I'm reading this to my class now. Chapter one is a great example of characterization.

Add your reply to Stephenie       

9/26/2007 Lady Mary

Add your reply to Lady       

9/21/2007 Leisl Adams said: One of my all time favourite books!

Add your reply to Leisl       

8/31/2007 Amy Moreno

Add your reply to Amy       

8/25/2007 Jen D. Wood

Add your reply to Jen D.       

8/11/2007 Tracy Grand said: A fantastic book... I'm reading it again!

6 Replies to Tracy, Add your Reply       

7/25/2007 Tracy O'Daniel

Add your reply to Tracy       

5/26/2007 Brandie Lee

Add your reply to Brandie       

4/16/2007 Barb DeMoney

Add your reply to Barb       

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book