The Resource A circle of quiet : Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1., Madeleine L'Engle, (electronic resource)

A circle of quiet : Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1., Madeleine L'Engle, (electronic resource)

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A circle of quiet : Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1.
Title
A circle of quiet
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Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1.
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Madeleine L'Engle
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Language
eng
Summary
The beloved author of A Wrinkle in Time takes an introspective look at her life and muses on creativity in this memoir, the first of her Crosswicks Journals. Every so often I need OUT. . . . My special place is a small brook in a green glade, a circle of quiet from which there is no visible sign of human beings. . . . I sit there, dangling my legs and looking through the foliage at the sky reflected in the water, and things slowly come back into perspective. Set against the lush backdrop of Crosswicks, her family's farmhouse in rural Connecticut, this deeply personal memoir details Madeleine L'Engle's journey to find balance between her career as a Newbery Medal-winning author and her responsibilities as a wife, mother, teacher, and Christian. As she considers the roles that creativity, family, citizenship, and faith play in her life, L'Engle reveals the complexities behind the author whose works-honored with the National Book Award, the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, and countless other prizes-have long been cherished by children and adults alike. Written in simple, profound, and often humorous prose, A Circle of Quiet is an insightful woman's elegant search for the meaning and purpose of her life. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Madeleine L'Engle including rare images from the author's estate
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L'Engle, Madeleine
Index
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Crosswicks Journals
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Religion & Spirituality
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A circle of quiet : Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1., Madeleine L'Engle, (electronic resource)
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Label
A circle of quiet : Crosswicks Journals Series, Book 1., Madeleine L'Engle, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003008227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F8B89B6F-E9DF-4582-A868-C725CF138A0B
System control number
F8B89B6F-E9DF-4582-A868-C725CF138A0B

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