A twisty and fun time travel adventure The author clearly thought through the biggest holes in time travel scifi closed loops grandfather aradox and added in some super interesting elements My biggest beef is with the ending it made sense in a really impressive way but the motivations weren t there in my opinion I so enjoyed this book it s well aced exciting and romantic I always felt compelled to keep reading and I think the storyline was very cleverly unraveled Real rating 35 stars Opening scene A big high tech design lobby A huge LED screen on the wall Music blares from the commercial sounding throughout the lobby Welcome to New Seattle the *year 2077 After the tsunami destroyed half of our city leaving all *2077 After the tsunami destroyed half of our city leaving all level buildings under water we were left almost homeless Now is the time to come together in the wake of that tragedy and help to create a better world Join our Time Travellers Troops of the Western Territories TTTWT former USA learn how to drive a time machine and be a art of our mission Past is Our Future Be a hero help us save humanityMusic stops The screen goes blankDay December 17 Interviewer NASA specialist Agent Smith Agent Smith clears his throat Name yourself leaseNastassja Nastassja TTWT second in commandAgent Smith What do you think about that commercialNastassja Well it sure does not express all of the fun "the time travel isAgent Smith What do you meanNastassja I mean when they were recruiting us nobody "time travel isAgent Smith What do you meanNastassja I mean when they were recruiting us nobody us that we might see our death inside of the anilAgent Smith AnilNastassja Yeah udget sound anil a kind of wormhole that enables us to travel through time It s a hell of a ride to ut it mildlyAgent Smith Why would you say thatNastassja Because you can explode when you are inside the tunnel or you can get a re memory which is not fun at allAgent Smith What is re memoryNastassja It s hard to explain When you are inside the anil all time exists at once ast future and resent So if you are really unlucky anil all time exists at once ast future and Karneval, Vol. 4 present So if you are really unlucky can get a memory of your death which has not happened yet but as I said time doesn t care about your sensitivities Youass out and have these vivid images of your death in all glorified horror and every time you will get it and detailed until it finally happensAgent Smith But what about changing the future Or The Hiding Place pastNastassja Well good luck with that You think we haven t tried it We went to theast many times tried to save eople but no matter how well repared we are reality bends in a way that revents us from changing anythingAgent Smith ClarifyNastassja For example there s a building and you know there s a erson inside who is going to die soon You want to get to that The Elephants Journey person warn them and save them But when you try to enter that building something always happens somebody walks out and knocks you unconscious with the door Or a brick falls on your head and knocks you out Or sometimes you can t even get to the building because you are stuck in the traffic jam Shrugs figureAgent Smith You can t save somebody but what about killing someoneNastassja Same Have you heard of the Grandfatheraradox It s a theory if you kill someone s grandpa that Sklaven für Wutawia + Gauner mit der 'Goldenen Hand' person will not be born thus it makes time travel uite a dangerous trip right Turns out not so much No matter how hard you try reality will bend in a way torevent you from killing anyoneAgent Smith So you are sayingNastassja Yes you cannot change the astAgent Smith But then what is the urpose of time travelNastassja Well we can. Seattle 1913 Dorothy is trapped Forced into an engagement to a wealthy man just so she and her mother can live comfortably for the rest of their days she’ll do anything to escape Including sneaking away from her wedding and bolting into the woods to disappearNew Seattle 2077 Ash is on a mission Rescue the rofessor his mentor who figured out the. Not change time yet Agent Smith ClarifyNastassja You Know That You know that when you go the StoryBranding: Creating Stand-Out Brands Through The Power of Story past to do stuff and then you come back and find out that the other you have actually made you do that stuff in theast It s classic You are the reason and the conseuence A snake eating its own taleAgent Smith That sounds confusingNastassja It is uite confusing let alone dangerous It might actually lead to the destruction of all time and matterAgent Smith Are you seriousNastassja How the heck would I know Nobody knows because nobody had done that before RightAgent Smith Um rightNastassja smiles into the camera lens Welcome to the underwater cities disappearing old ladies and cannibal girls Agent Smith HuhWe are not entirely sure what happened next was real Nastassja ran to the window broke the glass and jumped out In a few seconds she reappeared on top of a flying ship with an inscription on its side Second Star Before climbing inside the ship she again looked into the camera lens and said Join our Stolen Time team and we ll have fun you ve never known before Think fast it s a limited offer that will expire on February 5th Then she disappeared inside the door and the ship took off into the sky End of tape Thank you HarperTeen for the free gifted review copy in exchange for an honest reviewI don t usually read books that involve time travel In fact I don t think I ve read a science fiction book in a long while I was It's A Wonderfully Sexy Life pretty intrigued by the synopsis and I really wanted to see how the story wouldlay outI was invested from the first chapter of the book The writing was easy to follow and even though talk about time travel tends to need a bit of concentration I had no Lignin Biodegradation problem following up The story was told from twooints of view Dorothy and Ash Dorothy is from the year 1913 while Ash was a WWI Pure Chance pilot who ended up in 2077 You can already see how interesting this book isIf you like slow burn romance and lots of friendships then this is the book for you I love both those tropes and I loved the way Danielle Rollins wove them into the story The book wasretty exciting from the start and only become so towards the end There s talk about time machines and looking for the researcher who created it I knew something was going on but I just couldn t The Lady and the Lionheart put my finger on it I flew through the remaining 100ages super fast and the ending of the book shocked me even though I had a slight feeling that it would happen It just makes you think about where the story will go from thereThis was a great first experience reading something by Danielle Rollins I m looking forward to her coming books too 35 starsStolen Time is an interesting take on time travel and dystopian future that I mostly enjoyed I liked the way the time travel was explained it was easy to understand and it made a lot of sense the author s time travel concept worked really well I found the acing of the book a little off The main story takes lace over a few days but it s jam acked with time travel kidnappings break ins and characters Ash and Dorothy falling in love with each other by the end of the book It was too uick for my taste with not a lot of build up I refer to see relationships grow and develop over time Also these characters never ate never slept never washed I found it strange The ending was Schilder's Struggle for the Unity of the Church probably my favoriteart of the book it was twisty and clever I didn t guess the twist until the last couple of chapters I am definitely looking forward to the next boo. Secret to time travel so together they can A (kinda) Country Christmas put things right in their devastated city But searching for one man means endless jumps through time with no guarantee of successWhen Dorothy collides with Ash she sees it as her chance to start fresh she’ll stow away in hislane and begin a new life wherever they land Then she wakes up in a future that.
Summary ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Danielle RollinsK the ending hooked meARC rovided by the ublisher via Edelweiss A gun was still a gun no matter how casually it was held The men who treated their weapons like toys were the ones who really needed to be watchedDanielle 7 out of 10 At first I had a lot of complaints and i mtiredofYAs but the ending smoothed them all Finally I have the very feeling I used to have when really big cliffhangers happen Goosebumps shivers excitement I m alive eople I m still bookishly alive And now I m sure as hell I need to read the seuel Maybe even
Review To Come Yep Ito come Yep I no time but maybe I d steal a little Stolen Time by Danielle Rollins is the first book of the new young adult science fiction fantasy Dark Stars series This series is a time travel tale with a bit of romance and lenty of action that alternates the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 point of view between the two main characters Dorothy and Ash Dorothy is from Seattle in the year 1913 she and her mother are grifters or con artists Being raised by a single mother that only knows how to scam men out of all of their wants and needs Dorothy has never known anything different When the con goes to far however with Dorothy s hand in marriageromised to a wealthy doctor Dorothy can only think of escape Ash is a ilot from New Seattle in the year 2077 who makes the jump from his time back to 1913 only to run into a strange girl in a wedding dress Ash doesn t think much of the encounter and focuses only on fixing her ship to return to his own time However as Ash is reoccupied Dorothy spots an opening in the ship and decides this would be her way out of the marriage that she dreads Stolen Time was a fun start to this new scifi series in which the author has taken a lot of time travel elements and worked them into her novel in her own way I have to say I did like Ash a bit than Dorothy in the story but Dorothy grew on me as it went along The romance side is really light in this opener Why Is It Always About You?: The Seven Deadly Sins of Narcissism perhaps there will be in the future but for now this was heavier on the action With this one ending on a cliffhanger to set up the next installment of the story I was already ready for the next book I received an advance copy from theublisher via EdelweissFor reviews Gods and fighting men: the story of the Tuatha de Danaan and of the Fianna of Ireland, arranged and put into English by Lady Gregory please visit You can find the full review and all the fancy andor randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight This was a fun and fastaced time travel I read it uite uickly and enjoyed watching Dorothy adapt to the future Let s break it down shall we The Things I Liked The characters worked so well together This looks amazing I m not the biggest fan when it comes to time traveling movies or books It took me a few time of watching Donnie Darko to actually traveling movies or books It took me a few time of watching Donnie Darko to actually it and the only time traveling series I
was Ruby Red However this was actually a retty good startRight off the bat I loved Ash he was very developed I wanted to shake him a few times for not speaking up about certain things but I can let that slide Dorothy on the other hand I just could not connect with this girl one bit I get she had a tough upbringing but come on girl Then we had to constantly hear about how beautiful she was But I thought the story was great and finished it in one day Also the writing was really good and it was a fun start that had me on my toes to see how it would end Because I didn t guess what was going on until the last few chapters it gets extra cool oints for that Plus that ending makes me need the next book because I have to know what happens. ’s been ripped apart by earthuakes and floods; where vicious gangs rule the submerged city streets and a small group of intrepid travelers from across time are fighting against the odds to return things to normal What Dorothy doesn’t know is that she could hold the key to unraveling the ast and her arrival may spell Ash’s ultimate destructio. ,loved was Ruby Red However this was actually a retty good startRight off the bat I loved Ash