Madeline L'Engle is an American writer. She wrote A Wrinkle in Time, which won the Newbery Medal. L'Engle was born in 1918 in New York City, New York. A Wrinkle in Time was made into a movie in 2003. She passed away at her home in Connecticut on September 6, 2007.She wrote novels like;A Wrinkle in Time and its sequels: A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters and An Acceptable Time.