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Who is the protagonist of a wrinkle in time?

Last Updated: 9th March, 2020

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Meg Murry - The book's heroine and protagonist, a homely, awkward, but loving high school student who is sent on an adventure through time and space with her brother and her friend Calvin to rescue her father from the evil force that is attempting to take over the universe.

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Similarly one may ask, who is the antagonist in a wrinkle in time?

Meg is the protagonist in A Wrinkle In Time. She goes through several major changes throughout the story, and in the end she is the character who saves Mr. Murry and Charles Wallace from IT. IT is the antagonist in A Wrinkle In Time.

One may also ask, how old is Mrs who in a wrinkle in time? Charles Wallace, a five year old boy in the book, found her in a haunted house in the woods, where she has been living with her two friends, Mrs Who and Mrs Which. Mrs Whatsit is the youngest of the Mrs W's, and the best of the three at interacting with the children.

Similarly, you may ask, who is the most courageous character in a wrinkle in time?

The main characters in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'engle display perseverance, team work, and courage throughout the novel. Most prominently, in the final confrontation with IT, Meg shows resolve and determination to get to her brother and show him she loves him deeply, (The entire section contains 141 words.)

Why has a wrinkle in time been banned?

A Wrinkle in Time is on the American Library Association list of the 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1990–2000 at number 23. The novel has been accused of being both anti-religious and anti-Christian for its inclusion of witches and crystal balls.

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A Wrinkle in Time Kindle Edition
Length: 228 pages Word Wise: Enabled
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John Newbery Medal

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