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Women: it's time to reclaim Sci-Fi! Yes, Margaret Atwood has been writing versions of the genre since the 80s. But before Atwood there was American author L'Engle, and her 1962 novel A Wrinkle in Time.
Not only does this Sci-Fi classic stand up now, several decades later, but it won numerous awards back in the 60s in the States.
Best of all, it's being made into a film by Disney this March, starring three of America's most likeable women: Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling.
Read on, before someone spoils the plot.