My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Miranda and Sal live in the same apartment, they grew up together and spent all their free time together. After Sal is the victim of a walk by punching, they start to drift apart.This is about the time Miranda starts finding mysterious notes that have eerie knowledge of the future. She makes friends with Marcus, after punching Sal, and turns out, through time travel, to be the Laughing Man, a crazy homeless guy who practices kicking all the time. Oh yeah, Miranda is obsessed with “A Wrinkle in Time“.
Themes: Friendship, honesty, family, time
- When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead – review (guardian.co.uk)
- Rebecca Stead: A New York Story (hbook.com)
- When You Reach Me (lacer.wordpress.com)
- Watch: ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ in 90 Seconds (towleroad.com)