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A swiftly tilting planet

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Time quintet volume 3.
Time quintet volume 3.
Square Fish,
Pub. Date:
First Square Fish edition.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 10
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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 fourpeople from another time, there to search for a way to avert the tragedy threatening them all.
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full_title swiftly tilting planet
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lastUpdate 2018-04-19 04:36:40AM

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display_description Fifteen-year-old Charles Wallace Murry and the unicorn Gaudior must travel through time and space in a battle against an evil dictator who would destroy the entire universe. Includes an interview with the author.
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publishDate 2007
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series Time quintet
series_with_volume Time quintet|3.
subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy, Gifted teenagers -- Fiction, Good and evil -- Fiction, Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction, Murry family (Fictitious characters) -- Juvenile fiction, Nuclear warfare -- Juvenile fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction -- Juvenile fiction, Space and time -- Juvenile fiction, Time travel -- Fiction, Time travel -- Juvenile fiction, Unicorns -- Fiction
title_display A swiftly tilting planet
title_full A swiftly tilting planet / Madeleine L'Engle
title_short A swiftly tilting planet
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Gifted teenagers, Good and evil, Murry family (Fictitious characters), Nuclear warfare, Science fiction, Space and time, Time travel, Unicorns