The Resource A swiftly tilting planet, Madeleine L'Engle

A swiftly tilting planet, Madeleine L'Engle

Label
A swiftly tilting planet
Title
A swiftly tilting planet
Statement of responsibility
Madeleine L'Engle
Title variation
swiftly tilting planet
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this volume, fifteen-year-old Charles Wallace and the unicorn Gaudior undertake a perilous journey through time in a desperate attempt to stop the destruction of the world by the mad dictator Madog Branzillo. They are not alone in their quest. Charles Wallace's sister, Meg, grown and expecting her first child, but still able to enter her brother's thoughts and emotions by "kything", goes with him in spirit. Charles Wallace must face the ultimate test of his faith and his will as he is sent within four people from another time, there to search for a way to avert the tragedy threatening them all
Member of
Summary
The youngest of the Murry children must travel through time and space in a battle against an evil dictator who would destroy the entire universe
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
National Book Award for Children's Books, 1980.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
093683
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
L'Engle, Madeleine
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Interest age level : Ages 11 and up
  • Young Adult
  • 850
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3523.E52
LC item number
S8 1978
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
  • 5.2.
  • 6.4.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Time quintet
Series volume
0003
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murry family (Fictitious characters)
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Time travel
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Space and time
  • Good and evil
  • Gifted teenagers
  • Unicorns
  • Murrry family (Fictitious characters)
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Time travel
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Space and time
  • Good and evil
  • Gifted teenagers
  • Unicorns
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Gifted teenagers
  • Good and evil
  • Murry family (Fictitious characters)
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Space and time
  • Time travel
  • Unicorns
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A swiftly tilting planet, Madeleine L'Engle
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn167766231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780374373627
Lccn
78009648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)167766231
Label
A swiftly tilting planet, Madeleine L'Engle
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn167766231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780374373627
Lccn
78009648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)167766231

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