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A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel

A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel

Madeleine L'Engle; adapted & illustrated by Hope Larson

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A graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, soon to be a major motion picture.

The world already knows Meg and Charles Wallace Murry, Calvin O'Keefe, and the three Mrs—Who, Whatsit, and Which—the memorable and wonderful characters who fight off a dark force and save our universe in the Newbery Award–winning classic A Wrinkle in Time. But in 50 years of publication, the book has never been illustrated. Now, Hope Larson takes the classic story to a new level with her vividly imagined interpretations of tessering and favorite characters, like the Happy Medium and Aunt Beast. Perfect for delighting old fans and winning over new ones, this graphic novel adaptation is a must-read.

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle is soon to be a major motion picture from Disney, directed by Ava DuVernay, starring Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling.

California Library Association - Best Graphic Novels, Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award Maser List, Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award ML, Eisner Award Winner, CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI), Eisner Award Nominee, Sakura Medal (Japan) ML


Praise for A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel

“Know somebody who hasn't met Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who or Mrs Which? Larson's colorful panels bring Madeline L'Engle's brilliant time-travel favorite to life in an exciting new way. This is page-turning eye candy of the highest order.” —James Patterson

“This adaptation is fabulous for presenting a fresh vision to those familiar with the original, but it's so true to the story's soul that even those who've never read it will come away with a genuine understanding of L'Engle's ideas and heart.” —Booklist, starred review

“The memorable story of Meg Murry, Charles Wallace Murry, and Calvin O'Keefe's adventure across space and time is conveyed with all the intellectual and emotional impact of the original novel.” —BCCB

“Larson has remained true to the story, preserving the original chapter format and retaining L'Engle's voice. Black-and-white artwork is accented with blue, echoing the original cover color.” —School Library Journal

In the Press

A faithfully adapted graphic novel of the beloved 1962 classic, just in time to celebrate its 50th anniversary. - Kirkus Reviews

It's been 50 years since Madeleine L'Engle's heroine Meg Murry first lay awake in her attic on "a dark and stormy night" in the pages of "A Wrinkle in Time. - Los Angeles Times

L'Engle's Newbery Medal - Publishers Weekly

Reviews from Goodreads

About the author

Madeleine L'Engle; adapted & illustrated by Hope Larson

Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) was the author of many acclaimed books for children.
Hope Larson is the author of Salamander Dream, Gray Horses, Chiggers, and Mercury. She won a 2007 Eisner Award. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

Madeleine L'Engle

Photo by Sigrid Estrada

Hope Larson

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