Illus. in black-and-white. When a turn-of-the-century scientist travels into the distant future in his time machine, he expects to find progress and superior people. But instead he discovers a world in decay. Reading level: 2.4.
About the Author
H.G. Wells is an English science fiction writer best known for such works as The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Doctor Moreau.
Praise for The Time Machine…
“[Wells] contrives to give over humanity into the clutches of the Impossible and yet manages to keep it down (or up) to its humanity, to its flesh, blood, sorrow, folly.” —Joseph Conrad