By Madeleine L'Engle
This is booklet 1 of the Time Quintet Series
It was once a gloomy and stormy evening; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mom had come right down to the kitchen for a dead night snack after they have been disappointed by way of the coming of a most annoying stranger.
"Wild nights are my glory," the unearthly stranger advised them. "I simply acquired stuck in a downdraft and blown astray. permit me take a seat for a second, after which i will be on my approach. conversing of the way, incidentally, there's the sort of factor as a tesseract."
A tesseract (in case the reader does not comprehend) is a wrinkle in time. to inform extra might rob the reader of the joy of omit L'Engle's strange booklet. A Wrinkle in Time, winner of the Newbery Medal in 1963, is the tale of the adventures in area and time of Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin O'Keefe (athlete, pupil, and the most renowned boys in excessive school). they're looking for Meg's father, a scientist who disappeared whereas engaged in mystery paintings for the govt at the tesseract problem.
A Wrinkle in Time is the winner of the 1963 Newbery Medal.