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Madeleine L’Engle (1918–2007) was an American author best known for her book A Wrinkle in Time and its sequels.

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What did Mr. Murry mean by “No such thing as a coincidence?”

In chapter 1 of A Swiftly Tilting Planet, an old woman (Mrs. O'Keefe) recites a spell, and some weird things happen. "Remember," Mr. Murry said, "your mother and I take Mrs. O'Keefe seriously." ...
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What are Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who, and Mrs Which?

In the novel A Wrinkle in Time, much of the plot is driven by the mysterious beings Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who, and Mrs Which. Initially they appear as eccentric old women, but they're obviously much more ...
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What relationship is there between tesseracts in A Wrinkle in Time and the mathematical object?

It's been a long time since I read A Wrinkle in Time, but I remember the heroes using a phenomenon or device called a tessaract to travel across space, kind of like a stargate. I later learned that ...