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Many Waters Summary
Madeleine L'Engle

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Many Waters Summary

Plot Summary

"Many Waters" by Madeleine L'Engle tells the story of teenage twin brothers, Dennys and Sandy. The boys don't realize there is an experiment in progress in the lab. They are transported to a new place and era and they must figure out how to get back to their home and time.

Dennys and Sandy are ready for some warmth as a break from the cold March storm. In their mother's lab, they dream of warmth and type their wish to go somewhere warm and sparsely populated onto the computer. When they leave the room, they find themselves in a desert where they are found by a four-foot man named Japheth and a small mastadon.

The boys are overheated and Japheth takes them to his grandfather for healing. To do this, they ride on the backs of unicorns, but Dennys finds himself in a different destination. Sandy comes to...

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The Many Waters Study Pack contains about 11 pages of study material in 6 products, including:

Many Waters Study Guide

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