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Old 11-11-2014, 02:04 PM
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Time travel to the present book recommendations.


I am interested in reading a book about time travel that is about a person or people traveling from the past to the present. Can someone recommend some books with this plot device? If there are any movies or TV shows with this kind of plot as well, I would be interested in knowing about those as well. My Google fu is weak, and when I tried a search, all I got was books about people from the present traveling to the past or the future, or maybe someone from the future traveling to the present or the past. Thank you for any suggestions!
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Old 11-11-2014, 02:08 PM
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TIME AFTER TIME, certainly.
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Old 11-11-2014, 06:55 PM
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Lightning by Dean Koontz
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Old 11-11-2014, 07:14 PM
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I wonder how long it'll be before some smartass pedant points out that most novels involve someone traveling from the past to the present? I won't do it, but the Dope is full of smartasses who will.
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Old 11-11-2014, 07:21 PM
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TIME AFTER TIME, certainly.
One of my favorites!
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Old 11-11-2014, 07:42 PM
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This is a powerful but sad film: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Na...dieval_Odyssey

And here's a tearjerker by Asimov: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ugly_Little_Boy
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ryan beat me to Lightning I see; that was my first thought.

The Apocalypse Troll by David Weber.

It's a recurring theme in Spider Robinson's Callahan's Place stories, and in the two sequels to Mindkiller.
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Old 11-12-2014, 06:34 PM
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Came to mention this one. Fun book.
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Old 11-12-2014, 06:52 PM
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Warlock and Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time
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There is me. I have traveled form 1946 to the present one day at a time. Been at my journey for 68 years and still enjoying it it.
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There is me. I have traveled form 1946 to the present one day at a time. Been at my journey for 68 years and still enjoying it it.
Did you see Post #4?

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