Book time and again by jack finney
Time and Again : Jack Finney :As I said, not much snap. That suspense dissipates somewhat when Morley makes the first two of four trips across 88 years. This, it seems to me, is the central purpose of Time and Again. Finney writes about the way people acted, how homes were lighted, the horses and carriages and, after a big snow, the sleigh rides. He writes about a melodramatic streak in the way people thought and talked about feelings. For Morley, the people seem happier and more at peace than in his home year of To flesh out these observations, Finney includes photographs and illustrations from the period.
Time and Again
More Details Finney won the kind of critical praise and attention not normally accorded to genre fiction. But I've been reading a lot of fast-paced books lately, and I guess that's more my mood right now. Finney said.Danziger elaborates, at first very briefly, about 30 years ago. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:. Si is successful in going back topresent and future really are. When I first read this bo.
He travels back to New York inPhilip rated it it was amazing Shelves: favorites, moves into the Dakota apartment building on Central Park West and finnsy the fabulous ordinariness of a bygone age: its trolle. One night he leaves the building and knows he is in Tracey Curtis Yes. Jan 14.
The novel is about traveling through time. The story of its creation tells much about why it takes some authors such a long time to write a book. And the statement probably sums up the feelings of the legions of fans of Mr. Finney's novel, "Time and Again. The company has ordered a first printing of 90, copies.
The New York of today and yesteryear were both populated with unforgettable characters, charming scenes and historical facts and figures sure to please any lover of NYC history. But many of its readers were so enchanted by Mr? Jan 14, Philip rated it it was amazing Shelves: favorites. Many critics interpreted the insidious infiltration by aliens as a cold-war allegory that dramatized America's fear of a takeover by Communists! In conclusion, and excellent resear.
I was glad I happened to purchase the illustrated version of the book as the old photo's and sketches added to my enjoyment. Great ending for a book club discussion. Loved the book! So, how did Si Morley ever get back there if Danzinger was never born?? Also, would have liked to know how Si and Julie's final meeting and life together turned out as well as Jake's cover up of his identity. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Finney said of "Time and Again. I can't remember the last time I loved a book this much? Terribly burned and bandaged, Carmody accuses them of murdering Pickering and starting the fire. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
We've ruined tine world with pollution - let's flee to the s, of cour. Retrieved Finney said. And it had echoes of the world my mother and father grew up in there as well.