What Time is it When You Pass Through A Wrinkle in Time?

posted on 16 Jul 2017


In the early 1960s, Madeleine L’Engle struggled to find an audience for A Wrinkle in Time and wondered if it was simply poor timing. “I was, perhaps, out of joint with time. Two of my books for children were rejected for reasons which would be considered absurd today,” she wrote looking back. “Publisher after publisher turned down A Wrinkle in Time because it deals overtly with the problem of evil, and it was too difficult for children, and was it a children’s or an adults’ book, anyhow?”

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