Disney, Entertainment, Lifestyle Disney’s A Wrinkle In Time Movie & Boys Who Read! January 15, 2018

Funny thing happened the other day. My 9 year old son watched the “A Wrinkle In Time” trailer and ran upstairs to announce that he wanted to see the movie, but he needed to read the book first. I am sure you can imagine my excitement (I am a high school librarian after all). Here’s the thing…. traditionally, boys aren’t big readers, especially at a young age. While my son is no exception, he is a reader of more graphic novels and books about building cars and robots.

Without hesitation, I got online and placed a hold on the Disney A Wrinkle In Time B&N Exclusive Movie Tie-In Edition at Barnes and Noble (by the way, I love this service, because it cuts down the time it would have taken me to search for the book on my own). I picked the book up, got it home and the first thing he does is grab the book and skim a few of the pages to get an idea of the structure of the book. I am telling you he made me so proud. I also believe that my daughter raving about the fact that she has read the book multiple times is also a reason he wants to read it. Whatever the reason, I jumped at the chance to get him his very own copy.

Disney’s A Wrinkle In Time is based on the series of books by the author Madeleine L’Engle. A Wrinkle In Time is a Newbery Medal-winning book that has been a favorite of many. That is why we are so ready to see the movie.

Disney bringing this book to life is going to be epic and with the beautiful cast (Oprah Winfrey – Mrs. Which, Reese Witherspoon – Mrs. WhatsIt, Mindy Kaling – Mrs. Who, and Storm Reid – Meg Murry) and it’s phenomenal director (Ava DuVernay) it is going to be an immediate classic.

Check out the trailer:

My entire family is eager to see this film especially since my son is the last one in the family to read it. How about you? Have you read the book? Will you be in attendance opening weekend? We will!

A WRINKLE IN TIME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WrinkleInTimeMovie/

A WRINKLE IN TIME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WrinkleinTime

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A WRINKLE IN TIME website here: http://movies.disney.com/a-wrinkle-in-time

A WRINKLE IN TIME opens in theatres everywhere on March 9, 2018!

Until Next Time!


  • Tanay Michele posted on January 15, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    I’m ordering the book again today off amazon! I have to! I’ve read it before but I can’t wait to read it again before the movie comes out!

    • Raquel posted on January 15, 2018 at 6:46 pm

      I am right there with you! Getting reacquainted with the book will certainly put all of us in the mood for the movie release.

  • Debbie Dunn posted on January 24, 2018 at 8:26 pm

    Okay, if you’re son was inspired to read the book with the trailer, I’m buying the book in hopes my son will do the same.

    • Raquel posted on January 26, 2018 at 1:00 am

      Your son is going to LOVE it. I didn’t think that he would get into it even though he requested but he has really surprised me.


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