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A wrinkle in time continues its journey

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'A Wrinkle in Time' Continues its Journey

"A Wrinkle in Time," a famous novel by Madeleine L’Engle, is the story of teenager Meg Murry. Meg is transported on an adventure through time and space with her younger brother and friend as they try to rescue her father. When it was originally published in 1963, no publisher knew how to promote it. What is it about “A Wrinkle in Time,” and why is it so controversial 50 years after its publication?

Gender Fiction Science Fiction Children's Literature Young Adult Literature

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AIR DATE: 03/05/2012

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