Madeleine L’Engle is a prolific writer of fiction, poetry, plays and nonfiction for both children and adults. Best known for her Time Fantasy series, she combines fantasy, science fiction and a cast of recurring characters that have captured the imagination of young adults and children for decades. Her essays and journals reflect her unusual childhood, family life and spiritual philosophy.
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