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The Polly O'Keefe quartet

Author: Madeleine L'Engle; Leonard S Marcus
Publisher: New York, New York : The Library of America, [2018] ©2018
Series: Library of America, 310.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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This second volume gathers the final four Kairos novels, in which Meg and Calvin's daughter Polly takes center stage. In The Arm of the Starfish, Polly disappears, and Calvin's research assistant is implicated in her kidnapping. In Dragons in the Waters, Polly and her brother Charles are on a steamer bound for Venezuela when they help solve a murder connected to a stolen portrait of Simon Bolivar. Polly receives an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Madeleine L'Engle; Leonard S Marcus
ISBN: 9781598535792 159853579X
OCLC Number: 1016409197
Notes: A Wrinkle in Time was only the beginning: here, together for the first time in a deluxe Library of America edition, are the thrilling adventures of Meg Murray's daughter Polly.
Description: 1045 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The Arm of the Starfish --
Dragons in the Waters --
A House Like a Lotus --
An Acceptable Time --
Appendix. How long is a book? ; Regina Medal acceptance speech ; Shake the universe ; Smith College 50th reunion speech.
Series Title: Library of America, 310.
Other Titles: Novels.
Responsibility: Madeleine L'Engle ; Leonard S. Marcus, editor.

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This second volume gathers the final four Kairos novels, in which Meg and Calvin's daughter Polly takes center stage. In The Arm of the Starfish, Polly disappears, and Calvin's research assistant is implicated in her kidnapping. In Dragons in the Waters, Polly and her brother Charles are on a steamer bound for Venezuela when they help solve a murder connected to a stolen portrait of Simon Bolivar. Polly receives an education in different kinds of love in A House Like a Lotus. And in An Acceptable Time, Polly is lured through a tesseract by a friend who may be hoping to sacrifice Polly in order to save himself.

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