A dazzling novel in the most untraditional fashion, this is the remarkable story of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time, and Clare Abshire, an artist whose life takes a natural sequential course. Henry and Clare's passionate love affair endures across a sea of time and captures the two lovers in an impossibly romantic trap, and it is Audrey Niffenegger's cinematic storytelling that makes the novel's unconventional chronology so vibrantly triumphant.
An enchanting debut and a spellbinding tale of fate and belief in the bonds of love, The Time Traveler's Wife is destined to captivate readers for years to come.
Denise (USA: NY) (2011/12/12): Definitely a contender for inclusion in the 100 Worst Books I've Ever Read. Better title: The Self-Centered Sociopath Schmuck's Wife. I felt sorry for the daughter. Someone should have called Social Services. But, go ahead and mooch it from me. Other love it.