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A Traveller in Time

Written by Alison Uttley

Part of the A Puffin Book Series

A Traveller in Time Synopsis

A TRAVELLER IN TIME by Alison Uttley is a much-loved time-slip novel which vividly captures life at the time of Mary, Queen of Scots. Penelope lives in the 20th Century, and it is only when she visits Thackers, a remote, ancient farmhouse, that she finds herself travelling back in time to join the lives of the Babington family, and watching helplessly as tragic events bring danger to her friends and the downfall of their heroine Mary, Queen of Scots, whom they are seeking to rescue.

The Good Book Guide Review

One of the most celebrated and compulsive novels in which a modern heroine finds herself unnervingly in another period and a distant place - this time with power over the life (or death) of Mary Queen of Scots. For Penelope becomes involved in the Babing

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141361116
Publication date: 2nd July 2015
Author: Alison Uttley
Publisher: Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 432 pages

About Alison Uttley

Alison Uttley (17 December 1884 - 7 May 1976), nee Alice Jane Taylor, was a British writer of over one hundred books and was given an honourary Litt.D by Manchester University in 1970 in recognition of her literary achievements. She is now best known for her children's series about Little Grey Rabbit, and Sam Pig.

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