Henry DeTamble

Henry DeTamble (born 1963), a librarian at the Newberry Library in Chicago. Henry has a rare genetic disorder, which comes to be known as Chrono-Displacement, that causes him to involuntarily travel through time. Henry begins time traveling at the age of five, jumping forward and backward relative to his own timeline. He is unable to control his travels: when he leaves, where he goes, or how long his trip will last. His destinations are tied to his subconscious—he most often travels to places and times related to his own history. Certain stimuli such as stress can trigger Henry's time traveling; he often runs to keep calm and remain in the present. …more

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The Time Traveler's Wife

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