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80. A Wrinkle in Time (Book)

80. A Wrinkle in Time (Book)

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Our heroes review Madeleine L’Engle’s beloved (by some) fantasy novel A Wrinkle in Time. They’ll do the movie next week.

Strangely enough, this is the second novel our heroes have discussed that was published in 1962 and features temptation, supernatural evil, emasculated fathers, coming of age, and love conquering all. The other one was Something Wicked This Way Comes and it rocked. Listen to find out how A Wrinkle in Time compared. Don’t skip the opening, which provides an explanation for the episode that follows it. Here are things that happen in this episode.

00:00 Our heroes discuss their methods
06:41 Opening remarks
10:41 Donor Shout-outs (with lots of commentary on the book mixed in)
21:45 Context
27:19 Worse than Dan Brown
31:14 Baggage
37:54 The First Page
41:52 Charles Wallace Must Die
58:18 Scholastic Guide to the book

 

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About The Authors

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Nathan Alberson is co-founder and creative director of Warhorn Media. He hosts three podcasts—The Bookening, The World We Made, and Sound of Sanity.

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Jake is the CEO of Warhorn Media and the discipleship pastor of Clearnote Church. He also teaches at Clearnote Pastors College.

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Brandon Chasteen has a Phd. Abd of English literature, although now he works in land and oil. He's a down-home-Texas boy-made-good who just happens to know everything about literature and literary history and literary theory. He podcasts for The Bookening.

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