Time Traveling Teens

Time travel is a plot device that is popping up in more and more young adult novels lately. Here are six recent books featuring time traveling teens:

Alice in Time by Penelope Bush

Alice in Time by Penelope Bush

Alice gets a chance to fix her disastrous life when she goes back in time.

Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Emerson uses her power to manipulate time to help Michael go back six months to prevent a murder.

Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

Gwyneth discovers that she not her cousin as originally suspected inherited the time travel gene, and she is soon traveling through historic London with fellow time traveler Gideon.

Steel by Carrie Vaughn

Steel by Carrie Vaughn

Jill, competitive fencer, magically gets transported to an eighteenth-century pirate ship while on vacation in the Bahamas

Tempest by Julie Cross

Tempest by Julie Cross

After his girlfriend Holly is shot, Jackson goes back in time two years and falls in love with her all over again.

Torn by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Torn by Margaret Peterson Haddix

In the fourth book of the Missing series, Jonah and Katherine journey to 1611 to rescue the son of explorer Henry Hudson.

 

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