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9781538717820

STARRED REVIEW

The Moment of Tenderness

This collection of forgotten short stories by the beloved writer Madeleine L’Engle offers a fuller view of her mastery.

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Review of ‘The Moment of Tenderness’

This collection of forgotten short stories by the beloved writer of A Wrinkle in Time offers a fuller view of her mastery.


The discovery of unpublished work by a now departed writer is always a treat. When that writer is Madeleine L’Engle, it is undeniably cause for celebration. The Moment of Tenderness collects 18…

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