Oh, man.... A Wrinkle In Time rocked... this parody is so off, I mean, come on, their Meg doesn't even have glasses.
Basically AWIT is science-fantasy's answer to C.S. Lewis' Christian apologia, from a more liberal Christian perspective.
Better acting in that than in some Hollywood films I saw this year. I'm looking at you The Tourist.
Yeah, I remember liking this book a lot too.
There's an old line, that the golden age of Science Fiction is 12.
I think you have to be a proper angsty and lonely teenage boy to truly appreciate a lot of Heinlein's works. So let's say that the Silver Age is 17 - at least for men.
Wow, I read it when I was around nine as well, but can recall it vividly to this day. Oh, and I am no longer young.