The Time Traveler's Wife
A dazzling novel in the most untraditional fashion, this is the remarkable story of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time, and Clare Abshire, an artist whose life takes a natural sequential course. Henry and Clare's passionate love affair... show more
A dazzling novel in the most untraditional fashion, this is the remarkable story of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time, and Clare Abshire, an artist whose life takes a natural sequential course. Henry and Clare's passionate love affair endures across a sea of time and captures the two lovers in an impossibly romantic trap, and it is Audrey Niffenegger's cinematic storytelling that makes the novel's unconventional chronology so vibrantly triumphant.
An enchanting debut and a spellbinding tale of fate and belief in the bonds of love, The Time Traveler's Wife is destined to captivate readers for years to come.
Publish date: May 29th 2004
Pages no: 519
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Book Club
, Time Travel
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Magical Realism
I cannot bring myself to assign a star rating to this one, as I am somewhat conflicted about this book. I'm a sucker for time-travel, I found the premise interesting, and I found myself pulled through the narrative wanting to know how everything resolves. But there were also aspects I found troubl...
A compelling read, the concept is an intriguing one, the consequences of which underpin an extraordinary connection between the main characters, Henry and Clare. To describe the novel as an "old-fashioned love story' is to underplay the depth of the examination of attachment and loss, experienced by...
Książka zdecydowanie niesamowita. Czytając ją miałam wrażenie, że przeżywam historię, która wydarzyła się naprawdę. Aż brak mi słów. Pochwalę każdy możliwy wątek. Bohaterowie, akcja, opisy, relacje między bohaterami - wszystko to mnie zachwyciło. Dawno tak bardzo nie przeżywałam książki. Chłonęłam...
Yes, I have only myself to blame for finishing this, but I was curious about what those unread pages could be filled with. I’d wanted to read this book for a long time, and was only using the bookclub read as an excuse to finally get around to it. I didn’t end up liking it very much, but I didn’t ...
I was disappointed in this one. I expected it to be better. I found it a little hard to follow in the beginning. The further I got into it though it did improve but over all ...it was ok.
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