Marilag's Reviews > A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
2987773
's review
Jan 21, 11

bookshelves: adventure, scifi, rereads, children-s-literature, 2011-reads
Read from January 17 to 21, 2011

Reading this again after so many years later reminded me why I so liked this book. Honestly, Margaret Murray was such an easy character to relate to when I was a short-sighted geek with braces struggling with father figures and the like. Thankfully, even these kinds of experiences pass (though I do admit I'm still practically a geeky four-eyed individual), but that still doesn't take away from the fact that Meg is a character I can empathize with.

The book itself is a short read now, but hardly an unnecessary one. I still loved it, loved it for both its simple storytelling and its mild complexities in ideas. Tesseracting was what I took away from A Wrinkle in Time, and even now I still remember what the concept of a tesseract is (plus, it's a good conversation-starter!).
likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read A Wrinkle in Time.
sign in »

Reading Progress

01/21/2011 page 245
100.0%

No comments have been added yet.