A Wrinkle in Time - Time Quintet, Bk 1 Author:Madeleine L'Engle It was a dark and stormy night when Meg Murry, her brother Charles Wallace and her mother came down to the kitchen for a midnight snack and were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. The unearthly stranger spoke to them and told them there was such a thing as a tesseract: a wrinkle in time ... A Wrinkle in Time, winner of ... more »the Newbery Medal in 1963, tells of the adventures of Meg, Charles Wallace and Calvin OKeefe as they search for Meg's father, a scientist who disappeared while trying to solve the tesseract problem.« less
I really loved this book. No wonder it is so famous! It spins a world of science and a regular world together and it results in a complicated, yet easy to understand world. This book was definitely one of the best books I have ever read.