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A Shortcut in Time by Charles Dickinson

2 Ratings: 4.0
Time Travel Story

   From Publishers Weekly Author of such imaginative novels as Waltz in Marathon and Crows, Dickinson is a splendid writer who has yet to reach the audience he deserves. After a decade's hiatus, he edges close to sci-fi in this psychologically … see full wiki

Tags: Books, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Charles Dickinson
Author: Charles Dickinson
Genre: Computer Science, Time Travel
Publisher: Forge Books
Date Published: Janurary 3, 2003
2 reviews about A Shortcut in Time by Charles Dickinson
Quick Tip by . July 18, 2010
Time travel is always a fun subject for a novel and this short romp is quite entertaining. It all starts when a rather ordinary man finds he's moved back in time 15 minutes. From there, the plot thickens and I hate to spoil it with details. The novel centers around a swirl of events around a few of the main characters moving through time - with no control over how far, or which direction they go. The story is fast paced and a real page turner. I could hardly put it down. The main flaw is the ending, …
review by . May 08, 2009
A small town, with a series of paths running behind many of the houses. Given the right set of circumstances, a person can be running on the path and then be transported in time. This happens to Josh twice, the first time involving a dog and the second time where Josh himself is transported back 15 minutes. What really gets Josh going on the time travel notion is the appearance of a strange orphan girl named Constance, who claims to be from 1908. Based on her manners and Josh's own experience he …
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