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A Wrinkle in Time

    A Wrinkle in Time
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A Wrinkle in Time

Author: Madeleine L'Engle

Main Characters

  • Meg Murry
  • Charles Wallace Murry
  • Calvin O'Keefe
  • Mrs. Whatsit
  • Mrs. Who
  • Mrs. Which

Plot Summary


The story begins with Meg Murry, a young girl struggling at school, who lives in a small town with her mother and three brothers. Her father, a scientist, has been missing for some time.


Meg, along with her younger brother Charles Wallace and friend Calvin O'Keefe, embarks on a journey through space and time. They are aided by three mysterious women - Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which.


The children confront a dark force known as the Black Thing and rescue Meg's father, who was imprisoned on another planet. Through love and self-acceptance, Meg is able to overcome the darkness.