Marking Time

by April White

4 avg rating
Book 19 of 64 in the Young Adult Fantasy Books
17 votes 8 comments
Winner ofthe Library Journal Indie E-Book Award
Seventeen-year-old taggerSaira Elian can handle anything ... a mother who mysteriously disappears, astranger who stalks her around London, and even the noble English grandmotherwho kicked Saira and her mother out of the family. But when an old graffiti tagin a Tube station transports Saira to the nineteenth century and she comesface-to-face with Jack the Ripper, she realizes she needs help after all.

Saira meets Archer, a charming student who helps her blend in as much as atall, modern American teen can in Victorian England. He reveals the existenceof the Immortals: Time, Nature, Fate, War, and Death, and explains to Sairathat it is possible to move between centuries - if you are a Descendant ofTime.

Saira finds unexpected friendships at a boarding school for ImmortalDescendants and a complicated love with a young man from the past. But time isrunning out for her mother, and to save her, Saira must embrace her newidentity as she hides from Archer a devastating secret about his future thatmay cost him his life.

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Anonymous | 2014-09-30 04:27:34
if you like this, you will love "Tempting Fate." I can't wait till the next!
Anonymous | 2014-09-30 04:34:47
Great story that blends action, fantasy, romance and very interesting history. The sequel, Tempting Fate, is just as good! Can't wait for book 3.
Anonymous | 2014-09-30 05:48:46
Fantastic and fun world. An immersive read and twisty plot line. The sequel gets even better.
Anonymous | 2014-09-30 06:13:56
Love Marking Time and the Immortal Descendant families it builds in this first book. I just finished Tempting Fate book two and I read on the authors fb page that she's working in book three now!
Anonymous | 2014-09-30 07:06:35
This series of books, starting with Marking Time is packed with adventure, time-travel, history and characters you kind of wish you hung out with! April White - please keep writing!
Anonymous | 2014-10-01 12:02:58
This book is great! Entertaining and educational. I couldn't put it down
Anonymous | 2014-10-02 06:50:06
Fake reviews about a self published book from the author
Anonymous | 2014-10-03 03:13:45
How lame can this book be if it needs fake reviews?
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