Madeleine L'Engle , Paperback
When Charles Wallace Murry goes searching through a 'wrinkle in time' for his lost father, he finds himself on an evil planet where all life is enslaved by a huge pulsating brain known as IT.
First published in 1962 the story of how Charles, his sister Meg and his friend Calvin find and free his father is now established as one of the great fantasy classics. It won the Newbery Medal, Sequoyah Book Award and Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.
Recommended for 9-12 year olds.