Madeleine L'Engle is the author of many acclaimed and popular books for children and adults, including novels, collections of essays, plays, and poetry. She is perhaps best known for the Newbery Award winner A Wrinkle in Time and its companions, A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, and Many Waters. She has also written An Acceptable Time, which follows the further adventures of the Murry family. A Ring of Endless Light, featuring Vicky Austin, was a Newbery Honor Book. Other books in the Austin series are Meet the Austins, The Moon by Night, The Young Unicorns, and Troubling a Star. Madeleine L'Engle is also the recipient of the Margaret A. Edwards Award, which honors her lifetime contribution to books for young adults. Madeleine L'Engle lives and works in New York City.L'Engle, Madeleine is the author of 'Swiftly Tilting Planet', published 0016 under ISBN 9780440401582 and ISBN 0440401585.