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Travel Glasses made me think… and not just about the mind-boggling conundrum of time travel itself.
I enjoyed seeing how the decisions a character made in the past (or pasts–I won’t event try to explain that) shaped that character’s destiny for better or for worse. Because of time travel, the main character, Calla, can see people’s lives play out in a non-linear fashion and get to know them from the past, present, and future (again– I won’t try to explain that). While doing this, Calla discovers her pre-conceived notions of why people do the things they do are not always correct– something for everyone to think about.
I also enjoyed the originality of the devices and means of time travel in this book. Technology wasn’t the only factor. Yes, technology provided the foundation for travel, but a person’s thoughts prior to travel were what ultimately determined a traveler’s destination. This was a refreshing deviation from the plug any date into a time travel machine and push a button approach of time travel seen in many other novels.
Make time to read this one!