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The Book of Elizabeth
by Darby Gavin Harn (Goodreads Author)
The world as we know it has vanished in the blink of an eye. All of human history, washed away. In its place, a new story of humanity, a story without the complications and twists we all know; a story without the Cold War, or Shakespeare. Without Christ. But there are echoes of our world - lone souls from all ages of our former history, shipwrecked in the new. Each and ...more
Paperback, 294 pages
Published May 31st 2011 by Fair Play Books
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There is a slit in the time/space continuum (or something like that), and people from our world are slipping through to this alternate ancient, yet modern (mammoths + dirigibles = steampunk?) world. Usually these "echoes" are murdered as quickly as they are discovered, but some are surviving. One of those people is a woman named Alice from 1986. Another just happens to be Queen Elizabeth I, who, for her own sanity, writes out what she remembers of the Bible, and copies of this book gets ...more
I am a bit biased with this book as it is my Cousin's book, however that being said I don't read a lot of this type of book, I am a paranormal (vampires, werewolves, and shape shifters oh my!) type of girl, but that being said, I loved the concept and idea of this book. It was very entertaining, and I watched it play out as movie in my head. I would recommend this for anyone looking for a nice sci-fi read.