An Untimely Birth is a Christian fiction novel for adult readers by author Alison M. Tomlinson. An Untimely Birth tells the amazing story of nineteen-year-old Beckie, who learns from her newly converted Christian boyfriend that she is HIV-positive while she is pregnant. As Beckie is moved into surgery for a C-section, she finds herself transported back in time to Classical Greece into a community of third-century Christians in the early church. As Beckie struggles to get back to modern-day London, she travels through time to the future of 2067. In the end, An Untimely Birth is a story of redemption and faith in addition to adventure, historical fiction, time travel, and fantasy. Will Beckie follow Jesus Christ, or will she reject Him once and for all? Christian fiction; Christian historical fiction; adult fiction; Classical Greece; early church; third-century church; time travel; fantasy; science fiction.