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A Swiftly Tilting Planet

L'Engle, Madeleine

Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1978
ISBN 10: 0374373620 / ISBN 13: 9780374373627
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Title: A Swiftly Tilting Planet

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

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Edition: First Edition, Stated.

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Companion to A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door. Book is FINE in a NEAR FINE, slightly yellowed jacket. No chipping or tears, no marks to book or jacket, not price-clipped. A very nice copy of this title. Bookseller Inventory # 85110901

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Synopsis: In A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L'Engle, a companion to the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door, 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.

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In this companion to the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and A Wind in the Door, 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.



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