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Time After Time MOBI ☆ Time After  MOBI :í A magical love story, inspired by the legend of a woman who vanished from Grand Central Terminal, sweeps readers from the 1920s to World War II and beyond, in the spirit of The Time Traveler s Wife and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.On a clear December morning in 1937, at the famous gold clock in Grand Central Terminal, Joe Reynolds, a hardworking railroad man from Queens, meets a vibrant young woman who seems mysteriously out of place Nora Lansing is a Manhattan socialite whose flapper clothing, pearl earrings, and talk of the Roaring Twenties don t seem to match the bleak mood of Depression era New York Captivated by Nora from her first electric touch, Joe despairs when he tries to walk her home and she disappears Finding her again and again will become the focus of his love and his life.Nora, an aspiring artist and fiercely independent, is shocked to find she s somehow been trapped, her presence in the terminal governed by rules she cannot fathom It isn t until she meets Joe that she begins to understand the effect that time is having on her, and the possible connections to the workings of Grand Central and the solar phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge, when the sun rises or sets between the city s skyscrapers, aligned perfectly with the streets below.As thousands of visitors pass under the famous celestial blue ceiling each day, Joe and Nora create a life unlike any they could have imagined With infinite love in a finite space, they take full advantage of the Terminal City within a city, dining at the Oyster Bar, visiting the Whispering Gallery, and making a home at the Bilt Hotel But when the construction of another landmark threatens their future, Nora and Joe are forced to test the limits of freedom and love.Delving into Grand Central Terminal s rich past, Lisa Grunwald crafts a masterful historical novel about a love affair that defies age, class, place, and even time.


10 thoughts on “Time After Time

  1. Fran Fran says:

    Mahattanhenge, a term popularized by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, is a phenomenon occurring around the time of the summer and winter solstices The rising or setting sun creates an amazing burst of light framed by Manhattan skyscrapers as the sun rises above or dips below the horizon.Weather permitting, the brilliant line of light entered the Main Concourse of Grand Central Terminal thr


  2. Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader says:

    Time After Time is a captivating historical fiction novel with a time travel element Thank you to Random House for the complimentary copy Time After Time is inspired by the legend of a woman who disappeared from Grand Central It all begins in 1937 when Joe meets a woman named Nora dressed in flapper clothes and talking about the Roaring Twenties It s the Depression in NYC, and Nora does not fi


  3. Cindy Burnett Cindy Burnett says:

    Time After Time has an interesting premise Time travel set against the background of the Depression and then World War 2 However, the implementation of this idea fell flat for me The characters did not feel well developed nor were they likable, and I had a hard time caring about them and their story lines I particularly was not a fan of the ending I think this was just not the book for me I rec


  4. Cheri Cheri says:

    3.5 StarsWhen Joe first sees Nora standing in Grand Central Station, she has no suitcase, or coat even though it was early in the December morning of 1937, barely dawn She seemed completely out of place, and her clothing seemed from another time He approaches her, offering assistance, information, whatever help she needs He s intrigued When she tells him where she s trying to go, Turtle Bay Gard


  5. Tucker Tucker says:

    Many thanks to Random House for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review A person without a past is no alive than a person without a future Huh That was unexpectedly emotional I really didn t go into this expecting to cry But here we are I survived Time After Time follows Nora, a not quite survivor of a devastating train accident She doesn t know how or why she came back from death B


  6. Elaine Elaine says:

    Thank you to NetGalley and the publisher for a Kindle ARC of Time After Time. I really enjoyed The Time Traveler s Wife so the premise of Time After Time intrigued me Minor spoilers ahead Nora Lansing is a young woman who meets a young leverman named Joe Reynolds at Grand Central after the Great Depression The two have an instant connection but Joe will soon discover that Nora is no ordinary lady.


  7. Bandit Bandit says:

    I must say there was some initial reluctance going into this book It sorta kinda sounded like women s fiction, a very specific type of lachrymose sweeping romance And wouldn t you know, in the end it actually was a potentially tear inducing grand Grand Central based epic love story, but it was so, so good, I didn t care In fact, this book drew me in from the first few pages in a way few books do an


  8. Maine Colonial Maine Colonial says:

    Thanks to the publisher for providing a free review copy via Netgalley.As with many other time travel romances, the central conflict is that the traveler doesn t age the way the non traveler does Despite the repetition of that plot element, this is still a good story Joe and Nora are engaging and believable characters, and it s fascinating to see how cleverly they deal with the challenges of Nora ap


  9. Milena Milena says:

    When I saw the description of Time After Time, I immediately wanted to read it I love historical fiction, I love time travel, and I love books set in NYC, and this book has all these elements The time travel aspect is quite different from what I expected, it s not exactly time travel and I can t really say what it is because of spoilers I liked both Joe and Nora, and I loved their bitter sweet love s


  10. Ariel Ariel says:

    Lisa Grunwald has written my favorite kind of novel Set within the wondrous boundaries of Grand Central Terminal, Time After Time is the story of Joe and Nora, the love they find amidst impossible circumstances, their fight to stay together, and the great sacrifices they make along the way I utterly loved this clever, charming, hopeful tale of true love against all odds.True story a friend got an earl


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