Author: Madeleine L'Engle
Reading Age: 10-12

A classic children’s Sci-Fi novel that is both exciting and thought provoking and although first published in 1962 the concepts of utopian societies, philosophies and religion are still relevant today.

Brother and sister, Charles and Meg, along with their friend Calvin travel through space and time to rescue their father. Along the way they visit planets with life forms completely different to earths and encounter danger along the way. Their biggest challenge is to conquer the mysterious “IT”, an evil and powerful force that wishes to be their master.