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The Time Machine: H.G. Wells' Groundbreaking Time Travel Tale, Classic Science Fiction

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 4, 2010

    An Amazing Classic

    The Time Machine is a book I read once in high school (from the school library), loved it, and for some reason or another have never come back to it again until recently. While scanning through the time travel section, (yes, I am a time travel fiction die hard), this cover caught my attention, and when I noticed it was H.G. Wells' The Time Machine, I decided it was time for me to revisit this classic story and pick up this edition. Wells writes efficiently, never unnecessarily verbose, yet he still paints a fully developed story. While his classic style may be off-putting for those on the short end of the attention span range, I find Wells' style to be elegant and intriguing. It's a milestone in scifi, time travel stories, and even literature as a whole. I enjoyed it as much in my 30s as I did in my teens.

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