Madeleine L’Engle

Date Of Birth:
29 November 1918
Date Of Death:
6 September 2007
Place Of Birth:
New York City, New York
Madeleine L'Engle won the Newbery Medal for children's literature in 1963 for her novel A Wrinkle in Time, a story of trans-dimensional derring-do. She wrote several other novels for children, many of which involved the same cast of characters in science-based, philosophical adventures.