Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Time Travel books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.
The Time Traveler’s Almanac is the largest and most definitive collection of time travel stories ever assembled. Gathered into one volume by intrepid chrononauts and world-renowned anthologists Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, this book compiles more than a century’s worth of literary travels into the past and the future that will serve to reacquaint readers with beloved classics of the time travel genre and introduce them to thrilling contemporary innovations.This marvelous volume includes nearly seventy journeys through time from authors such as Douglas Adams, Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, William Gibson, Ursula K….
In this fascinating book, the renowned astrophysicist J. Richard Gott leads time travel out of the world of H. G. Wells and into the realm of scientific possibility. Building on theories posited by Einstein and advanced by scientists such as Stephen Hawking and Kip Thorne, Gott explains how time travel can actually occur. He describes, with boundless enthusiasm and humor, how travel to the future is not only possible but has already happened, and he contemplates whether travel to the past is also conceivable. Notable not only for its extraordinary…
3. Time Travel: A History (2017)
James Gleick delivers a mind-bending exploration of time travel—from its origins in literature and science to its influence on our understanding of time itself. Gleick vividly explores physics, technology, philosophy, and art as each relates to time travel and tells the story of the concept’s cultural evolutions—from H.G. Wells to Doctor Who, from Proust to Woody Allen. He takes a close look at the porous boundary between science fiction and modern physics, and, finally, delves into what it all means in our own moment in time—the world of the…
4. A Time To Change (2017)
In a house full of history and secrets, the past will not stay where it belongs…Lou has always loved Hill House, the derelict manor on the abandoned land near her home. As a child, the tragic history of its owners, the Mandevilles, inspired her dream to become a history teacher. But in her late twenties, and working in a shop to pay off student debts, life is passing her by. That changes when a family disaster sends Lou’s life into a downward spiral and she seeks comfort in the ruined corridors of Hill House. The house transforms around her and Lou is transported back to Christmas 1913….
Debbie Lynne Costello, Author, Sword of Forgiveness Had me reading nonstop. Donna J. Shepherd, Children’s Author, Book Reviewer1816, England An oath to a deceased guardian must be kept. Miss Clarissa Andrews, a vexatious beauty, has dangled after him all season but he has no intention of choosing such a she-devil. Maine, Present Day She moves into her grandmotherʼs abandoned cottage to write the book, but a local resort baron wants to raze the place. Without the deed, the clock is ticking on how long she can stay. She thinks she’s writing St. Johnʼs story. But when she discovers an old prayer shawl and finds…
6. The Philosophy of Time Travel: An 88 page journal for those of us trying to figure out the Primary & Tangent Universes (2019)
The Philosophy of Time Travel an 88-page journal…
7. Time Change: A Time Travel Romance Novel (2019)
In 1948, a film star sees a strange man in her photos. In 2019, a writer sees a strange woman in his photos. Film star and writer occupy the same beach house—71 years apart. In an extraordinary moment, they meet face-to-face. Hypnotic, original and intrepid. This story grabs you from the first page and never lets go.—Peggy-Anne Lawford Perfect Word Book BlogRita Randall, a celebrated film noir actress in 1948, leaves LA after a fatal confrontation. Clint West is a best-selling author in 2019, struggling to move on after the death of his wife. Rita and Clint travel to Long Island, New York and occupy the same beach house—seventy-one…
8. A Gift of Time (2016)
When Micajah Fenton discovers a crater in his front yard with a broken time glider in the bottom and a naked, virtual woman on his lawn, he delays his plans to kill himself. While helping repair the marooned time traveler’s glider, Cager realizes it can return him to his past to correct a mistake that had haunted him his entire life. As payment for his help, the virtual creature living in the circuitry of the marooned glider, sends Cager back in time as his ten-year-old self, knowing everything he’d known at eighty and gives him access to advanced equations of…
Paulette Brown thinks so. She is a brilliant young lady who has solved what other scientists around the world could not—how to travel through time.When she travels 250 years into the future, Paulette finds herself in a post-apocalyptic world, where the city of Seattle has been destroyed and is now under water. Panicked, she tries to return to the present, but something goes terribly wrong and she finds herself stuck in this destroyed world.There she must learn how to survive and find people who might help her get back home—if that’s even a possibility….
10. A Ripple In Time: A Historical Novel Of Survival (2019)
It started as a routine Miami to Charlotte flight for the passengers, crew, and Federal Air Marshal Stephen Mason. But a freak storm over the Atlantic propels the airliner unexplainably back in time to the early 18th century. They find themselves on the sparsely populated coast of the Carolina Colony. Charles Town is the only English settlement of any size in the area. It’s an inhospitable place of vast plantations, slavery, hostile natives, tall ships, and marauding pirates.Finding a way back, if that’s even feasible, is the least of their worries. These unintended time travelers quickly find themselves ill-equipped for hardships and…
When three strangers appear at his doorstep, Lord Reed Townsend, Duke of Huntington, knows something is not quite right. And it’s not just because his wolf immediately recognizes Elise Henney as his True Mate. But the cold, unfeeling Alpha doesn’t want to risk his heart again, despite the fact that his wolf is urging him to claim their mate. He ignores his instincts, hoping that the desire and longing he feels for the young American miss would eventually go away.Transported from modern day New York to Regency England, wolf shifter Elise Henney and her companions deduce that…
12. In Times Like These (2013)
"We broke something. How do you break time? Can something so bad happen that you fracture the world?"Benjamin Travers has been electrocuted. What's worse, he and his friends have woken up in the past. As the friends search for a way home, they realize they're not alone. There are other time travelers, and some of them are turning up dead.When Ben meets an enigmatic scientist and his charming, time-traveling daughter, salvation seems at hand, but escaping the dangers of the past may lead to a deadly future. If he hopes to save his friends, Ben must learn to master space and time, and survive a…
13. The Mirror (2018)
The night before she is supposed to get married, Shay Garrett has no idea that a glimpse into her grandmother’s antique Chinese mirror will completely transform her seemingly ordinary life. But after a bizarre blackout, she wakes up to find herself in the same house—but in the year 1900. Even stranger, she realizes she is now living in the body of her grandmother, Brandy McCabe, as a young woman. Meanwhile, Brandy, having looked into the same mirror, awakens in Shay’s body in the present day—and discovers herself pregnant. …
In the third novel of THE CHRISTMAS EVE series, Eve and Patrick Gantly are living a normal life in 2019 New York, preparing to celebrate the Christmas season. Patrick is taking courses in forensic psychology and Eve continues to work as a nurse practitioner. To their delight, she is three months pregnant. Despite their happiness, Eve is having premonitions that something dreadful is about to occur. Concerned about the future and the safety of their child, she insists that they destroy the time travel lantern. Patrick is more cautious. One afternoon when Patrick is out, a sinister man breaks into the apartment…
He’s a duke in need of a wife. She was thrown back in time until the next full moon. Will his secret push her away?Cora Rey wanted a fresh start in life, but being thrown back in time to 1850 isn’t how she expected to do that. She discovers that Victorian England isn’t the pleasant social whirl Jane Austen led her to believe, but when in Rome—or in this case Twickenham . . . She’s determined to have the vacation of a lifetime, especially in the company of a certain duke.Simon Tuttle never expected to become the duke of Hertfordshire, never wanted it, but now he is, and eligible women seeking a title consider him the next trophy…
Best Time Travel Books That You Need
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Tarot Time Traveller: Enhance Your Modern Readings with the Wisdom of the Past
Author(s): Marcus Katz, Tali Goodwin
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Nov 2017, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
Time Travel ; Probability and Impossibility
Author(s): Nikk Effingham
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
The Science of Time Travel: The Secrets Behind Time Machines, Time Loops, Alternate Realities, and More!
Author(s): Elizabeth Howell
Publisher: Skyhorse, Year: 2020, Size: 737 Kb, Download: epub
Time Among the Maya: Travels in Belize, Guatemala and Mexico
Author(s): Ronald Wright
Publisher: Eland Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
In a Time of Monsters: Travels Through a Middle East in Revolt
Author(s): Emma Sky
Publisher: Atlantic Books, Year: 2019, Size: 8 Mb, Download: epub
How to Save Your Child from Ostrich Attacks, Accidental Time Travel, and Anything Else that Might Happen on an Average Tuesday
Author(s): James Breakwell
Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc., Year: 2019, Size: 20 Mb, Download: epub
Back-in-Time and Faster-than-Light Travel in General Relativity
Author(s): Serguei Krasnikov
Publisher: Springer, Year: 2018, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
Paradoxes of Time Travel
Author(s): Ryan Wasserman
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
Travellers in Time: Imagining Movement in the Ancient Aegean World
Author(s): Saro Wallace
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2018, Size: 13 Mb, Download: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to USA Today, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.