Author Léna Roy to speak at downtown library

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The Downtown Library is hosting the author Léna Roy, granddaughter of A Wrinkle in Time author Madeleine L’Engle. on March 8 for its teen program.

Roy authored the young adult book Edges and co-authored the biography of her grandmother, Becoming Madeleine. Her grandmother’s most famous work, the science fiction novel A Wrinkle in Time (1962),  is set this year to be adapted into a film starring Reece Witherspoon, Zach Galifianakis, Chris Pine, Mindy Kaling and others.

The program, which will help celebrate International Women’s Day will take place at 1044 Middlefield Road in Redwood City on March 8 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

For more information contact Dyan de Jager at 650-780-5762 or