A Wrinkle in Time

22 Apr A Wrinkle in Time

If you watched the recent movie or read Madeleine L’Engle’s classic book A Wrinkle in Time (or both), you’ll want to check out some of these readalikes.  Superfans should also read Becoming Madeleine, a new biography of the author written by her granddaughters, Charlotte Jones Voiklis and Lena Roy. The Library offers many great ways for you to find that next great read.   Subscribe to our monthly NextReads Newsletters or check out the Great Picks page.

Last Day on Mars
by Kevin Emerson
Why fans of A Wrinkle in Time might like it: time travel, outer space, aliens, and kids on a high-stakes mission.
Pi in the Sky
by Wendy Mass
Why fans of A Wrinkle in Time might like it: mind-bending science, a vivid space setting, and quirky characters.
What Came from the Stars
by Gary D. Schmidt
Why fans of A Wrinkle in Time might like it: unusual aliens, a family going through a tough time, and a combination of fantasy and science fiction.
When You Reach Me
by Rebecca Stead
Why fans of A Wrinkle in Time might like it: memorable friendships, an intriguing plot, and an affectionate shout-out (A Wrinkle in Time is Miranda’s favorite book).