Becoming Madeleine : a biography of the author of A wrinkle in time by her granddaughters
Title
Becoming Madeleine : a biography of the author of A wrinkle in time by her granddaughters

Author
Voiklis, Charlotte Jones, author.

ISBN
9780374307646

Edition
1st ed.

Physical Description
162 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Reading Level
1090 L Lexile

Personal Subject
L'Engle, Madeleine.

Subject Term
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

Genre
Biographies

Added Author
Roy, Léna,

Summary
This elegant and insightful biography of Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) was written by her granddaughters, Charlotte Jones Voiklis and Ľna Roy. Using never-before-seen archival materials that include photographs, poems, letters, and journal entries from when Madeleine was a child until just after the publication of her classic, A Wrinkle in Time, her granddaughters weave together an in-depth and unique view of the famous writer. It is a story of overcoming obstacles a lonely childhood, financial insecurity, and countless rejections of her writing and eventual triumph. Becoming Madeleine will speak not only to fans of the icon's work, but also to anyone interested in writing.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Bayport Public LibraryBookJ 921 LENGLE11Nonfiction Collection
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)BookJ 921 LENGLE11Nonfiction Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)BookJ 921 LENGLE11Nonfiction Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookJ 921 LENGLE11Nonfiction Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ 921 LENGLE11Nonfiction Collection