A Swiftly Tilting Planet

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.

A Swiftly Tilting Planet - Madeleine L'Engle Summary

A Swiftly Tilting Planet is a science fiction novel by Madeleine L'Engle, the third book in the Time Quintet. It was first published in 1978 with cover art by Diane Dillon. The book's title is an allusion to the poem "Morning Song of Senlin" by Conrad Aiken...

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A Swiftly Tilting Planet - Madeleine L'Engle Book Reviews (104)


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The first two books were good, this wasnt2 star

The first 2 books in this series were definitely worth reading, but there was something about this book that made so it couldn't hold my attention. I attempted to continue reading and i think it was the randomness, how it kept changing that really got annoying. I eventually stopped reading and simply found another book. 25

Kit Kat🐱

Great!5 star

The book was great! I hope everyone who reads it enjoys it. 55

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Creative Book award5 star

When you jut begin to read it, your eyes will be attached to it like when you stare into your boyfriends mesmerizing eyes. The setting is immensely wonderful that you will escape into Wales where unicorns can take you to any tumultuous times of history. They are trying to discover a secret that will hit your with realization at the end. 55

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