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Best Time Travel Novels

Members: 119 participating members (show all)

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1
36,361 members, 1,205 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (1), KimarieBee (1), dianeham (1), generalkala (1), chgstrom (1), hsmaury (1), OpalsPawPaw (1), Tigardite (1), ahef1963 (1), 4leschats (1), amysisson (1)26 more, wester (1), Her_Royal_Orangeness (1), scotsguyinwales (1), avatiakh (1), sarahemmm (1), KC9333 (1), SqueakyChu (1), lilithcat (1), sr994 (2), dartguru (2), StefanieGeeks (2), bookwoman84 (2), skullduggery (2), divinenanny (2), Hibou8 (2), Dehinde (3), norabelle414 (3), sturlington (4), Kuiperdolin (4), Herenya (4), EmScape (4), suitable1 (5), Aerrin99 (7), ewillse (8), feaelin (9), geitebukkeskjegg (22)

Thumbs down: SJaneDoe, SharronA, susiesharp, asalamon, keristars

Score: 118.61

2
6,959 members, 328 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: NinieB (1), jaxcatx (1), kiliest (1), kiwiflowa (1), Penske (1), clark.hallman (1), brewergirl (1), divinenanny (1), suitable1 (1), Scorbet (1), souloftherose (1)21 more, aulsmith (1), ijustgetbored (1), ABVR (1), _Zoe_ (1), geitebukkeskjegg (1), gypsysmom (2), Kamela (2), dianeham (2), BomboChipolata (2), ewillse (2), Peasant (2), ahef1963 (2), lilithcat (2), lquilter (2), daschaich (3), Herenya (3), Dehinde (4), BJB1940 (4), skullduggery (4), merrystar (11), SharronA (14)

Thumbs down: Bookmarque

Score: 111.1

3
5,955 members, 261 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), magnumpigg (1), daschaich (1), Dilara86 (2), kiliest (2), kiwiflowa (2), aulsmith (2), devenish (2), Herenya (2), brewergirl (2), avatiakh (2)17 more, Scorbet (2), gypsysmom (3), Kamela (3), joanes2 (3), dianeham (3), BJB1940 (3), bookwoman84 (3), ahef1963 (3), divinenanny (3), ijustgetbored (3), suitable1 (3), geitebukkeskjegg (4), souloftherose (5), Dehinde (6), ewillse (6), keristars (6), sturlington (12)

Thumbs down: Mr.Durick

Score: 85.99

4
15,214 members, 302 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), wlindboe (1), devenish (1), prosfilaes (1), StephenBarkley (1), quigui (1), Hibou8 (1), KimarieBee (2), cej1027 (2), cthulhuslibrarian (2), geitebukkeskjegg (2)15 more, electrice (3), skullduggery (3), rgurskey (3), lquilter (3), gypsysmom (4), blackdove07 (4), CurrerBell (4), AsYouKnow_Bob (4), mkjones (4), Dehinde (5), norabelle414 (5), feaelin (7), souloftherose (7), ABVR (7), Myyst

Thumbs down: banjo123, ncgraham, aulsmith

Score: 76.94

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): It's a classic, but some of it is really boring.

sturlington (1): Beautifully written, especially the descriptions of the dying Earth.

5
10,526 members, 673 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: sr994 (1), rajukv (1), dartguru (1), BomboChipolata (1), generalkala (2), chgstrom (2), day26 (2), Aerrin99 (2), dara85 (3), Kamela (4), hsmaury (4)5 more, sturlington (6), ahef1963 (6), BJB1940 (7), SharronA (15), geitebukkeskjegg (37)

Score: 49.38

6
19,816 members, 908 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)
7
32,219 members, 841 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Xiver (1), cej1027 (1), bookwoman84 (1), sturlington (2), jaxcatx (2), wlindboe (2), 4leschats (2), hipdeep (3), hsmaury (3), merrystar (4), dara85 (5)5 more, StefanieGeeks (5), ewillse (7), ahef1963 (8), feaelin (8), SharronA (13)

Thumbs down: VadersMorwen

Score: 47.03

8
38,358 members, 603 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), day26 (1), Bluewolf0411 (1), CurrerBell (1), sturlington (3), jaxcatx (3), wlindboe (3), blackdove07 (3), kiwiflowa (4), ahef1963 (5), gypsysmom (6)4 more, Kuiperdolin (7), SharronA (9), merrystar (19), Myyst

Score: 45.36

9
9,675 members, 114 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: LittleTaiko (1), SharronA (1), Jarandel (1), BJB1940 (2), CurrerBell (2), Lavinient (2), ijustgetbored (2), suitable1 (2), sjmccreary (4), keristars (4), gypsysmom (5)4 more, NinieB (5), feaelin (6), skullduggery (6), geitebukkeskjegg (21)

Thumbs down: DaynaRT

Score: 44.81

10
3,655 members, 126 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: BJB1940 (1), dsp501 (1), sjmccreary (2), clark.hallman (2), NinieB (3), ABVR (3), dianeham (4), kiliest (4), cthulhuslibrarian (4), ewillse (9), merrystar (12)2 more, sturlington (13), geitebukkeskjegg (15)

Score: 37.89

11
9,900 members, 144 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: feaelin (1), souloftherose (2), blackdove07 (2), Dilara86 (3), generalkala (3), BomboChipolata (3), day26 (3), Peasant (3), jaxcatx (4), ewillse (5), merrystar (7)1 more, ahef1963 (7)

Score: 36.35

12
5,878 members, 272 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (1), Kamela (1), Dilara86 (1), hipdeep (2), Her_Royal_Orangeness (3), dara85 (4), jaxcatx (5), kiwiflowa (6), souloftherose (8), gypsysmom (9), clark.hallman (13)1 more, SharronA (16)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 33.26

13
3,610 members, 63 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: feaelin (2), amysisson (2), sarahemmm (2), kiliest (3), wlindboe (4), BJB1940 (5), EmScape (5), AsYouKnow_Bob (5), skullduggery (7), gypsysmom (8), ABVR (8)1 more, geitebukkeskjegg (41)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 30.78

14
7,875 members, 136 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Jarandel (2), SylviaC (2), avatiakh (3), susiesharp (3), ahef1963 (4), wlindboe (5), jaxcatx (6), norabelle414 (6), Aerrin99 (8), gypsysmom (10), feaelin (10)2 more, SharronA (12), merrystar (17)

Thumbs down: geitebukkeskjegg, TheDivineOomba

Score: 30.42

15
762 members, 21 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (1), SylviaC (1), elkiedee (2), merrystar (2), _Zoe_ (3), inge87 (4), CurrerBell (5), NinieB (6), geitebukkeskjegg (42)

Score: 27.4

16
1,924 members, 140 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ewillse (4), Aerrin99 (4), kiwiflowa (5), clark.hallman (5), Herenya (6), geitebukkeskjegg (6), Kamela (7), Dehinde (7), jaxcatx (8), sturlington (9), merrystar (9)1 more, gypsysmom (12)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, andyl

Score: 26.18

17
2,722 members, 192 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: ewillse (3), Aerrin99 (3), clark.hallman (4), kiliest (5), merrystar (5), Herenya (5), geitebukkeskjegg (5), jaxcatx (7), kiwiflowa (7), sturlington (8), Kamela (8)2 more, Dehinde (8), gypsysmom (11)

Thumbs down: souloftherose, bjappleg8, aulsmith, andyl

Score: 25.86

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Too long and spacy. Not up to her usual standards.

18
2,374 members, 48 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: asalamon (1), Aerrin99 (1), magnumpigg (2), BJB1940 (6), ewillse (10), SharronA (11), ABVR (11), clark.hallman (12), MDGentleReader

Thumbs down: SJaneDoe

Score: 24.71

19
3,421 members, 109 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: cthulhuslibrarian (1), daschaich (2), norabelle414 (2), Scorbet (3), souloftherose (3), _Zoe_ (4), dianeham (5), BJB1940 (8), geitebukkeskjegg (20)

Thumbs down: majkia

Score: 24.58

20
8,050 members, 217 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: electrice (1), Bluewolf0411 (2), amysisson (4), blackdove07 (6), Aerrin99 (9), souloftherose (12), ABVR (12), gypsysmom (13), sturlington (14), clark.hallman (16)

Thumbs down: BomboChipolata

Score: 23.53

21
566 members, 13 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ewillse (1), Herenya (1), booksmurf (2), _Zoe_ (2), NinieB (4), avatiakh (4), skullduggery (8)

Score: 22.76

22
2,887 members, 127 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: rajukv (2), wester (2), Her_Royal_Orangeness (2), dartguru (3), amysisson (3), geitebukkeskjegg (3), Kamela (6), clark.hallman (6), sturlington (15)

Thumbs down: Lightfantastic, bjappleg8, lorax

Score: 20.35

Explanations:

lorax (0): Good book, but it's not time travel.

23
1,143 members, 22 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: Bella42 (1), mkjones (2), AsYouKnow_Bob (2), andyl (4), wlindboe (6), geitebukkeskjegg (10)

Score: 18.36

24
6,723 members, 57 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: foggidawn (1), bookwoman84 (4), norabelle414 (4), keristars (5), _Zoe_ (5), Aerrin99 (6)

Thumbs down: merrystar

Score: 15.56

25
1,047 members, 44 reviews
3.07 stars (3.07 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (1), andyl (2), cthulhuslibrarian (3), lquilter (5), geitebukkeskjegg (23)

Score: 14.9

26
1,915 members, 103 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: skullduggery (1), majkia (3), bookwoman84 (5), dartguru (6), day26 (8), gypsysmom (15)

Thumbs down: souloftherose

Score: 14.68

27
911 members, 34 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: mkjones (1), AsYouKnow_Bob (3), lquilter (4), wlindboe (7), BJB1940 (9)

Score: 14.64

28
1,511 members, 35 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: MikeBriggs (1), ABVR (2), rajukv (4), daschaich (4), geitebukkeskjegg (48)

Score: 14.54

29
12,423 members, 205 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: jjquinn (1), keristars (1), dartguru (7), day26 (10), gypsysmom (16)

Thumbs down: feaelin

Score: 12.71

30
16,030 members, 161 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: BomboChipolata (4), Kuiperdolin (6), day26 (9), gypsysmom (14), merrystar (20), Myyst

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 12.11

31
1,595 members, 54 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: lquilter (1), hsmaury (5), andyl (6), geitebukkeskjegg (7), skullduggery (9)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 12

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): First, the characters in this one don't actually travel in time. Second, I didn't think it was that good a book.

32
11,844 members, 170 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: rajukv (3), dartguru (4), day26 (4), blackdove07 (5), BJB1940 (10), SharronA (10)

Thumbs down: sturlington, feaelin

Score: 11.87

33
1,892 members, 27 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: andyl (1), majkia (1), dartguru (5), CurrerBell (6), geitebukkeskjegg (11)

Thumbs down: sturlington, magnumpigg

Score: 11.43

34
10,059 members, 190 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (3), StefanieGeeks (3), SharronA (3), kiwiflowa (8), gypsysmom (19)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 11.41

35
1,018 members, 60 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: joanes2 (1), inge87 (1), susiesharp (2)

Score: 11.36

36
2,025 members, 54 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: NinieB (2), souloftherose (4), kiliest (6), sturlington (16)

Score: 10.75

37
906 members, 13 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: MikeBriggs (2), andyl (3), ABVR (9), geitebukkeskjegg (30)

Score: 10.42

38
2,675 members, 38 reviews
3.31 stars (3.31 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (2), suitable1 (4), Kuiperdolin (5), EmScape (6), day26 (7), clark.hallman (7), gypsysmom (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington, andyl, aulsmith, AsYouKnow_Bob

Score: 10.31

Explanations:

sturlington (0): One of the worst books I've ever read.

aulsmith (0): Left a really bad taste in my mouth.

39
11,403 members, 268 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (4), SharronA (4), Kamela (9), kiwiflowa (10), gypsysmom (21)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 10.08

40
1,463 members, 39 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: joanes2 (2), magnumpigg (3), ABVR (14), geitebukkeskjegg (44)

Score: 10.02

41
9,114 members, 153 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (5), SharronA (5), Kamela (10), kiwiflowa (11), gypsysmom (23)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 9.62

42
534 members, 9 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: asalamon (2), rgurskey (2), ABVR (10)

Score: 8.98

43
1,098 members, 11 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: swimboy (1), elkiedee (3), merrystar (21)

Score: 8.91

44
3,545 members, 42 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: feaelin (3), EmScape (3), day26 (5), gypsysmom (18)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 8.7

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Almost none of the late Heinlein is very good in my opinion.

45
525 members, 21 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: inge87 (2), elkiedee (4), merrystar (10)

Score: 8.44

46
3,589 members, 72 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: clark.hallman (3), daschaich (5), dartguru (8), SharronA (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 8.06

47
2,812 members, 20 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: EmScape (2), day26 (6), gypsysmom (20)

Score: 7.81

48
224 members, 6 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: feaelin (5), ABVR (5), geitebukkeskjegg (8)

Score: 7.73

49
871 members, 22 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: feaelin (4), ABVR (4), geitebukkeskjegg (14)

Score: 7.73

50
4,465 members, 87 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: blackdove07 (1), paradoxosalpha (2)

Score: 7.36

51
1,502 members, 28 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: EmScape (1), Her_Royal_Orangeness (4), souloftherose (10), sturlington (17)

Thumbs down: merrystar, aulsmith

Score: 7.05

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): This is the one that made me give up on Tepper. Don't even remember enough to tell you why.

52
1,062 members, 29 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: rajukv (5), amysisson (5), geitebukkeskjegg (35)

Score: 6.99

53
512 members, 27 reviews
3.41 stars (3.41 stars)

Lists: rajukv (6), dianeham (7), clark.hallman (11), geitebukkeskjegg (45)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 6.76

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): See my review.

54
466 members, 22 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: NinieB (7), Kamela (11), geitebukkeskjegg (17)

Score: 6.63

55
33,482 members, 638 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: sturlington (11), gypsysmom (28), Myyst

Score: 6.39

56
1,101 members, 21 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: dianeham (6), clark.hallman (10), geitebukkeskjegg (49)

Score: 6.32

57
2,225 members, 44 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (9), sturlington (18), gypsysmom (22)

Score: 6.1

58
796 members, 15 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: devenish (3), keristars (3)

Score: 6.08

59
840 members, 21 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: clark.hallman (15), merrystar (16), geitebukkeskjegg (16)

Score: 6.03

60
4,059 members, 248 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (3), inge87 (5)

Score: 5.71

61
151 members, 1 review
3.23 stars (3.23 stars)

Lists: Dehinde (1), geitebukkeskjegg (50)

Score: 5.5

62
1,932 members, 153 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: electrice (2), kiwiflowa (9), gypsysmom (24)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 5.48

63
478 members, 13 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: keristars (2), merrystar (15)

Score: 5.4

64
3,115 members, 162 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (4), dara85 (6)

Score: 5.38

65
7,250 members, 200 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), ahef1963 (9)

Score: 5.35

66
583 members, 10 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: andyl (5), ABVR (6)

Score: 5.23

67
2,040 members, 39 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (6), merrystar (6)

Score: 5.11

68
2,054 members, 153 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: StefanieGeeks (6), inge87 (7)

Score: 5.02

69
303 members, 8 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), geitebukkeskjegg (18)

Score: 4.98

70
1,285 members, 53 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: rajukv (7), clark.hallman (8), day26 (11), geitebukkeskjegg (39)

Thumbs down: amysisson, enrique_molinero

Score: 4.64

71
331 members, 5 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4), gypsysmom (25)

Score: 4.62

72
2,277 members, 141 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: sturlington (10), Kamela (12)

Score: 4.4

73
240 members, 8 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: wlindboe (8), geitebukkeskjegg (26)

Score: 4.15

74
1,212 members, 21 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (11), merrystar (18)

Score: 4.14

75
709 members, 41 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: sturlington (7), gypsysmom (34)

Score: 4.12

76
325 members, 26 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1)

Score: 4

77
224 members, 4 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: rgurskey (1)

Score: 4

78
183 members, 5 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: Kuiperdolin (1)

Score: 4

79
11 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Peasant (1)

Score: 4

Explanations:

Peasant (1): Catches and explains the mood of the Middle Ages.

80
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: jekier (1)

Score: 4

81
892 members, 19 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ABVR (13), geitebukkeskjegg (31)

Score: 3.8

82
527 members, 8 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: ABVR (15), geitebukkeskjegg (34)

Score: 3.69

83
487 members, 13 reviews
3.41 stars (3.41 stars)

Lists: geitebukkeskjegg (27), gypsysmom (33)

Score: 3.42

84
411 members, 4 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (32), geitebukkeskjegg (32)

Score: 3.36

85
378 members, 11 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (31), geitebukkeskjegg (33)

Score: 3.36

86
55 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2)

Score: 3.36

87
54 members, 2 reviews
3.13 stars (3.13 stars)

Lists: Kuiperdolin (2)

Score: 3.36

88
53 members, 0 reviews
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: Dehinde (2)

Score: 3.36

89
14 members, 0 reviews
5 stars (5 stars)

Lists: swimboy (2)

Score: 3.36

90
5,030 members, 503 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: CurrerBell (3)

Score: 3.04

91
2,644 members, 52 reviews
3.28 stars (3.28 stars)

Lists: sjmccreary (3)

Score: 3.04

92
705 members, 26 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (3)

Score: 3.04

93
384 members, 7 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: swimboy (3)

Score: 3.04

94
71 members, 3 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: inge87 (3)

Score: 3.04

95
6 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: Kuiperdolin (3)

Score: 3.04

96
162 members, 5 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: StefanieGeeks (4)

Score: 2.83

97
6,507 members, 138 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: BomboChipolata (5)

Score: 2.68

98
1,072 members, 40 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

99
756 members, 20 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: Peasant (5)

Score: 2.68

100
477 members, 39 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: sturlington (5)

Score: 2.68

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