A Swiftly Tilting Planet (Time Quintet Series #3) / Edition 1

A Swiftly Tilting Planet (Time Quintet Series #3) / Edition 1

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by Madeleine L'Engle, Madeline L'Engle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0440901588

ISBN-13: 2900440901586

Pub. Date: 06/28/1979

Publisher: Random House Children's Books

In this companion to the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door, fifteen-year-old Charles Wallace and the unicorn Gaudior undertake a perilous journey through time in a desperate attempt to stop the destruction of the world by the mad dictator Madog Branzillo. They are not alone in their quest. Charles Wallace's sister, Meg--grown and expecting…  See more details below

Overview

In this companion to the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door, fifteen-year-old Charles Wallace and the unicorn Gaudior undertake a perilous journey through time in a desperate attempt to stop the destruction of the world by the mad dictator Madog Branzillo. They are not alone in their quest. Charles Wallace's sister, Meg--grown and expecting her first child, but still able to enter her brother's thoughts and emotions by "kything"--goes with him in spirit. Charles Wallace must face the ultimate test of his faith and his will as he is sent within four people from another time, there to search for a way to avert the tragedy threatening them all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900440901586
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
06/28/1979
Series:
Time Quintet Series, #3
Edition description:
Commemorative Edition
Pages:
256
Age Range:
11 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

1In this fateful hour9
2All Heaven with its power32
3The sun with its brightness49
4The snow with its whiteness66
5The fire with all the strength it hath84
6The lightning with its rapid wrath102
7The winds with their swiftness140
8The sea with its deepness149
9The rocks with their steepness174
10The earth with its starkness195
11All these I place210
12Between myself and the powers of darkness247

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