Thursday, March 7, 2019

"The Time Traveler’s Guide to Modern Romance" by Madeline J. Reynolds


EXCERPT and GIVEAWAY
The Time Traveler’s Guide to Modern Romance
by Madeline J. Reynolds

The Time Traveler’s Guide to Modern Romance by Madeline J. Reynolds

The Time Traveler’s Guide to Modern Romance by Madeline J. Reynolds is currently on tour with Chapter by Chapter Blog Tours. The tour stops here today for an excerpt and a giveaway. Please be sure to visit the other tour stops as well.


Description
Elias Caldwell needs more than his life in nineteenth-century England has to offer. He’d rather go on an adventure than spend one more minute at some stuffy party. When his grandfather gives him a pocket watch he claims can transport him to any place and time, Elias doesn’t believe it … until he’s whisked away to twenty-first-century America.
Tyler Forrester just wants to fall hopelessly in love. But making that kind of connection with someone has been more of a dream than reality. Then a boy appears out of thin air, a boy from the past. As he helps Elias navigate a strange new world for him, introducing him to the wonders of espresso, binge-watching, and rock and roll, Tyler discovers Elias is exactly who he was missing.
But their love has time limit. Elias’s disappearance from the past has had devastating side effects, and now he must choose where he truly belongs - in the Victorian era, or with the boy who took him on an adventure he never dreamed possible?

Excerpt
There it was again, just like in the library when they’d had that silent moment of understanding…He would have never in a million years figured that he would have so much in common with someone from nineteenth-century England. Then again, he never would have imagined he’d ever even meet someone from nineteenth-century England.
“You’re not what I was expecting, Elias Caldwell.”
Even though he couldn’t see his face that well, Tyler could almost feel Eli’s smile as it radiated. “And what were you expecting?”
Tyler didn’t have an answer for that. How could he?
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Praise for the Book
“I think it's a fun, quick read (don't think too much about the time travel). I loved the inclusion of gay main characters and the comical moments that occur due to being out of time.” ~ Olivia F.
“This is a quick story about time travel and two men discovering their paths in life.” ~ Tammy V.
“I just love time travel books and this is no exception. It's such an amazing story about two boys who are from different worlds and yet somehow find themselves on an adventure together. […] They are a cute and quite romantic couple. I enjoyed reading their story and I think anyone who likes time-travel or YA/LGBT will definitely like this novel.” ~ Fizza Younis


About the Author
Madeline J. Reynolds
Madeline J. Reynolds is a YA fantasy author living in Chicago. Originally from Minneapolis, she has a background in journalism and has always loved storytelling in its various forms. When not writing, she can be found exploring the city, eating Thai food, or lost in an epic Lord of the Rings marathon.



Giveaway
Enter the tour-wide giveaway for a chance to win $15 Amazon gift card.

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2 comments:

  1. This sounds like a great read. I love the cover. Thanks for the chance.

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    1. I love the colors! Good luck in the giveaway, Tammy.

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