The Time Machine by Pauline Francis


The Time Machine by Pauline Francis

The Time Machine was written by H G Wells in 1895 and was one of three science fiction novels that made him famous. It tells the story of a time traveller who builds his own time machine and, to the disbelief of his friends, travels to the future world of AD 802,701 - a world which seems perfect at first, but hides a terrible secret...This title is part of a wonderful new series that offers a quick way into a range of exciting stories. Fast-moving and accessible, each story is a shortened, dramatically illustrated version of the classic novel, which loses none of the strength and flavour of the original.

About the Author

Pauline Francis

Pauline Francis's books include Drake's Drummer Boy, The Little Giant: the Story of Isambard Kingdom Brunel and Television Man: the Story of John Logie Baird. Jane Tattersfield has illustrated three books accompanying television series: The India File, Celebrating India and Stories of Faith, as well as some of the Dress Sense costume books for Belitha Press. Her first children's picture book was Angela McAllister's Felix and the Dragon.

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56 pages


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Publication date

30th September 2010



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