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Becoming Madeleine - A Biography of the Author of A Wrinkle in Time - Review

(Updated...2/7/18..)  Becoming Madeleine: A Biography of the Author of A Wrinkle in Time by Her Granddaughters by   Charlotte Jones Voiklis ,  Léna Roy   (Goodreads Author) Hardcover, 176 pages Publication: February 6th 2018 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) ISBN 0374307644 (ISBN13: 9780374307646) (Goodreads Blurb)  This middle-grade biography explores the life and works of Madeleine L'Engle --written by her granddaughters--coming just in time for the all-new A Wrinkle in Time film, directed by Ava DuVernay. This elegant and insightful biography of Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) was written by her granddaughters, Charlotte Jones Voiklis and Lena 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