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A Light So Lovely

A Light So Lovely The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L'Engle, Author of A Wrinkle in Time

By Sarah Arthur
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.39 Stars

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On 10/1 Julie wrote: This lovely memoir about Madeleine L'Engle by Sarah Arthur is just wonderful. I have only read A Wrinkle In Time and now I have a list of books I want to read by the incredible, Madeleine. This book not only tells us the story of Madeleine, but how her work affected other artists and writers. She believed ... Wonderful Memoir

Julie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/11 Jon Gibson wrote: If you have been educated in public schools sometime after 1970, chances are that you are somewhat familiar with the name Madeleine L’Engle. You may have even read her most famous book “A Wrinkle In Time.” But Ms. L’Engle was so much more than an author of this fantasy/science fiction young adult ... A Light So Lovely - A Book Review

Jon Gibson's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/31 Benda @ Coffee Tea Books and Me wrote: A Light So Lovely is a must read book for fans of L'Engle's work.  Sarah Arthur shares both the brilliance of L'Engle and her flaws, which I appreciate as no one is perfect.  I found it amusing that her children did not remember instances she wrote about in her nonfiction books the way she ... A Light So Lovely, The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L'Engle - a review

Benda @ Coffee Tea Books and Me's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/29 Elise wrote: I LOVE MADELEINE L'ENGLE. Maybe I shouldn't type that like I'm yelling it at you. :) In all seriousness, her book Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art, mildly changed my life and is one of my top five favorite books of all time. It's spectacular. She's spectacular. This book, while not by ... A Light So Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L'Engle

Elise's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/29 Jamie Holloway wrote: One of my favorite books as a child was Madeleine L’Engle’s Wrinkle in Time. The story spoke to my soul and it started me on my journey of becoming a lifetime reader and it enhanced my faith in God. In Sarah Arthur’s book A Light So Lovely we go on a journal of who L’Engle is and what made her ... A Light So Lovely

Jamie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/28 Hannah Cox wrote: A Light So Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L’Engle by Sarah Arthur, is available now!A Wrinkle In Time was and still is one of my favorite books. I remember when it was assigned to me in the 5th grade, I was nervous about it but like many readers who have gone before me, I quickly fell in ... A Light So Lovely: Review

Hannah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/28 Cricket Muse wrote: Sarah Arthur presents readers with an exploration of what made Madeleine L’Engle tick. Arthur intertwines her discoveries about L’Engle, who viewed herself not so much as Christian writer but as a writer who happened to be Christian, with her own personal views of writing and spiritual beliefs. There ... A Light So Lovely

Cricket Muse's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/27 Cate Hoepner wrote: Madeleine L’Engle is a literary genius, in my opinion. Not just for her popular book, A Wrinkle in Time, but for her non-fiction work as well. I love learning about authors like L’Engle, so the book “A Light So Lovely” was an obvious must-read. A Light So Lovely is more than just a biography. ... A Light So Lovely

Cate's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/26 Kaitlyn wrote: As someone who knew little about Madeleine L'Engle and had only read one of her books when picking up A Light So Lovely, I was interested to learn more about both L'Engle and her writings. Clearly, her words have impacted thousands and had a role in shaping culture. I appreciated the format of the book ... A Light So Lovely does a good job connecting L'Engle's writings with one another, but as I closed the book after reading the final page

Kaitlyn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/24 Ian McLaren wrote: The one thing I can say for sure about Sarah Arthur’s A Light So Lovely: The Spiritual Legacy of Madeleine L’Engle, Author of A Wrinkle in Time is that it made me want to drop everything and read anything her subject has ever written. In the year in which L’Engle would have turned, and when her ... Book Review: A Light So Lovely by Sarah Arthur

Ian's Rating:

4 Stars