Summary: author who won the Newbury Medal for children's literature in 1963 for her novel A Wrinkle in Time, a story of trans-dimensional derring-do, who wrote several other novels for children, many of which involved the same cast of characters in science-based, philosophical adventures.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: November 29, 1918
Died: September 6, 2007
Location: Litchfield, Connecticut