A Circle of Quiet is the first book in the Crosswicks Journal series. In this book Madeline L'Engle combines personal stories with spiritual insight to provide the reader with a book to be cherished. Circle of Quiet reminds ordinary people that they are extraordinary in the eyes of God.
This journal shares fruitful reflections on life and career prompted by the author's visit to her personal place of retreat near her country home.
Madeline L'Engle, the popular author of many books for children and adults, has interspersed her writing and teaching career with raising three children, maintaining an apartment in New York and a farmhouse of charming confusion which is called "Crosswicks."