The Time Machine

The Time Traveller, a dreamer obsessed with traveling through time, builds himself a time machine and, much to his surprise, travels over 800,000 years into the future. He lands in the year 802701: the world has been transformed by a society living in apparent harmony and bliss, but as the Traveler stays in the future he discovers a hidden barbaric and depraved subterranean class. Wells's transparent commentary on the capitalist society was an instant bestseller and launched the time-travel genre.
The Time Machine inspired the international bestseller The Map of Time by Félix J. Palma. As a gift to our readers, we are including the first three chapters of The Map of Time in this ebook edition.  

The Time Machine - H.G. Wells Summary

The Time Machine is a science fiction novella by H. G. Wells, published in 1895 and written as a frame narrative. The work is generally credited with the popularization of the concept of time travel by using a vehicle or device to travel purposely and selectively forward or backward through time. The term "time machine", coined by Wells, is now almost universally used to refer to such a vehicle or device.The Time Machine has been adapted into three feature films of the same name, as well as two television versions and many comic book adaptations. It has also indirectly inspired many more works of fiction in many media productions. ..

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The Time Machine - H.G. Wells Book Reviews (3,349)


Amazingly addictive5 star

This book made me feel like if I am traveler myself.I am 10 years old and this book shot me through the imagination of adventures.Though it is short it came to me to wish if it was real.It’s at a good and cheap price.I suggest to buy it . 55


A classic5 star

The original. Accept no substitutes. 55

Raven Hausman

Time Machine4 star

Wow! Loved it. So amazing. 45

Greta the HH lover

Awesome5 star

This book is so awesome I read it once and it was super good I fell in love with it and recommended it to my friends this is now my second time reading it! 55


My favorite of all time5 star

Wells’ ability to shape a futile world of the future is so mysterious and intriguing. A must read! 55

fugi apple da boom

The time machine By H.G wells4 star

This book was really good. 45


Pretty good4 star

Kept you interested to see what happens next 45

Johnsen Joones

Let’s go boyz5 star

This is book it litttt!! 55


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The foundation for sci-fi adventures4 star

Anyone looking for some inspiration in a novel look no further this was the rubric for science fiction since it’s creation 45


Good read4 star

Enjoyed every bit of it. 45


Best!!📖5 star

This is the best book i've ever read in my life!!!💜 55


Pretty Good4 star

This book started off slower than I'd prefer, but it gave an interesting outlook on the thought of the future. The ending was odd and a little disappointing, but that's why authors make sequel. :) beautiful descriptions, good read!! 45

zane weed

Awesome5 star

A really good book 55


Best of H.G. Wells5 star

Reads just like an awesome movie, only way to get lost in a captivating pre-nap story. 55

Fanny77 45

Terrific( Time was not wasted! )5 star

I just read like around 25 pages and I liked it especially the title it really caught my attention, those 25 pages I read was totally not a waste of time. P. S. I recommend everybody to read this book even though I read around 25 pages! PEACE! :) 55


Timeless and well written5 star

This was my first read by this author and it made a wonderful impression. Unique idea, manageable length, great writing, a good choice for students. I downloaded everything I could find of this author when I was done! 55


The time machine5 star

It is a great and well written book. It is a classic for H.G. 55


Great book5 star

An interesting look into a century old commentary on capitalism. Frightening at times. Learned a lot of new (old) words reason this book. 55


AJV4 star

Not the best book I read but it is something I recommend 45

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