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TIME TRAVEL BOOK CLUB
Rabbit Hole (The Paradox Series, #1) by Garrett Smith Our August book will be RABBIT HOLE by our own Cynthia K. Garrett and Michael C. Smith. If you like action, guns, and secret government agencies with your time travel, this book is for you. Lincoln will be leading the discussion at: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

NOMINATIONS are now open for the books we will read in September and October. Those books from our last poll receiving 2 or more votes have automatically been added back into the voting mix: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

BOOK GIVEAWAYS
Outlander (Outlander, #1) by Diana Gabaldon I can’t fail to mention that OUTLANDER is coming to Starz August 9th at 9pm. There’s a nice little contest going on on (outside our group) on GoodReads which promises a Kindle Fire and a signed copy of the book to the winner: https://www.goodreads.com/challenges/...

Travel Glasses (The Call to Search Everywhen, # 1) by Chess Desalls Congratulations to Grace for winning July’s Book Giveaway “Travel Glasses” by Chess Desalis! I hope her winning does not compromise her privacy concerns…https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

Here by Mistake The Secret of the Niche by David Ciferri Can modern teenagers survive in New Orleans in 1965? Find out with August’s giveaway “Here by Mistake: The Secret of the Niche by David Ciferri. If you miss it being free in July, you can still have a go at winning a free copy in our August giveaway: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

FREE TIME TRAVEL EBOOKS
Here by Mistake The Secret of the Niche by David Ciferri Our own David Ciferri is offering his book, HERE BY MISTAKE: THE SECRET OF THE NICHE, free through the end of July, so catch it free today on his website if you prefer not to have to buy it tomorrow: http://www.herebymistake.com/

THE MAN IN THE IRON BELL: http://www.amazon.com/name/dp/B00M4IKHUO

Time Trap, The, & The Lunar Lichen by Henry Kuttner THE TIME TRAP: http://www.amazon.com/name/dp/B00M7JATMG

Your Time or Mine Book 1 in trilogy When Times Collide by Sylvia Wheatley YOUR TIME OR MINE: http://www.amazon.com/name/dp/B00KECYWI0

GROUP CHALLENGES
Our Time Travel Books by GoodReads Authors Challenge ends in September. If you’ve been reading books by our members and want to join this challenge late, read more books, or shelve your books to meet your goals, you’ve got these last 2 months to do so: https://www.goodreads.com/challenges/...

We’ll be starting up a new challenge when the current challenge is over. The new challenge will be to read the books listed as answers to our Weekly Question #6: WHAT ONE TIME TRAVEL BOOK SHOULD EVERYONE READ? If you’d like to add a book to this list, visit: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

NEW TIME TRAVEL BOOKS BY GROUP MEMBERS
The First Annual IWM INDIE-Pendence Day Anthology Time Travel! (Indie-Pendence Day Anthologies Book 1) by Sandra Ulbrich Almazan One of Sandra Ulbrich Almazon’s short stories (set in the same universe as her Lyon’s Legacy and Twinned Universes books) has been featured in an indie time travel author anthology: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

The Dinosaur Four by Geoff Jones Geoff Jones has written THE DINOSAUR FOUR for those of you who are interested in “dinosaur carnage”. It’s “about ten everyday strangers who suddenly find themselves transported from downtown Denver to a riverbank in the late Cretaceous.”: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

Timebound (The Chronos Files, #1) by Rysa Walker Rysa Walker has just revealed the cover for the 3rd book in the TIMEBOUND SERIES which will be coming out October 21st: https://www.facebook.com/Timebound. It’s already available for pre-order for those of you who are anxiously awaiting the continuation of the series.

TIME TRAVEL COMICS
DEADPOOL VS. X-FORCE: http://www.comicbookmovie.com/fansite...

TIME TRAVEL MOVIES
A man attempts to construct the ultimate romantic weekend, but it backfires when his quest for perfection traps his lover in an infinite loop in INFINITE MAN (released July 25): http://io9.com/the-infinite-man-is-a-...

All You Zombies by Robert A. Heinlein The first PREDESTINATION trailer has arrived: http://youtu.be/UVOpfpYijHA. It doesn’t look like my image of “All You Zombies” (http://faculty.uca.edu/rnovy/Heinlein...), but I’m still excited to see how it turns out. As of yet, there’s no official release date for the USA.

Paul Levinson reviews the 2013 time travel movie I’LL FOLLOW YOU DOWN in his blog (complete with video explanation): http://paullevinson.blogspot.com/2014...

TIME TRAVEL SHORTS
This TIME TRAVEL LOVER interrupts his own hook-up: http://filmschoolrejects.com/features...

TIME TRAVEL CAMP
If you live near Rugby, North Dakota, USA, and have a kid in K-12, you can enroll them in the museum’s TIME TRAVEL SUMMER CAMP: http://www.thepiercecountytribune.com...

DIVERSIONS
For all you Android phone users, there’s a nice GOOGLE NOW EASTER EGG you might enjoy. Simply say, “Okay, Google Now, when am I?” … and it will give you a timetravelriffic answer. While you’re at it, you might command your phone to “Beam me up, Scotty.” If that doesn’t work out for you, you might ask it to make you a sandwich.

Here’s a new SO YOU’RE IN A TIME TRAVEL MOVIE INFOGRAPHIC: http://www.thegeektwins.com/2014/07/t.... Common denominator? Nobody kills Hitler.

HOW DOES REALITY COMPARE TO BACK TO THE FUTURE’S AGING of their cast members by 30 years? http://uproxx.com/webculture/2013/08/...

FOR THE TIME TRAVEL FASHIONISTA
This DRESS IS DEFINITELY FOR TRAVELING TO THE FUTURE. Yowzahs: http://www.revolveclothing.com/style-...

And if you’ve got the dress for the future, you might as well learn how to apply your makeup properly in this TIME TRAVEL TO THE FUTURE MAKEUP TUTORIAL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7FHf...

CLOTHES FOR TIME TRAVEL 1800-1910 (the funny thing is that I can’t tell which are everyday clothes and which are special occasion clothes): http://www.pinterest.com/sarahthegoat...

CLOTHES FOR TIME TRAVEL 1920-1960: http://www.pinterest.com/sarahthegoat...

SHOPPING
FLUX CAPACITOR CAR CHARGER: http://laughingsquid.com/flux-capacit...

TIME TRAVEL ART PRINTS: http://society6.com/search?product=pr...

TIME TRAVEL INPUT FROM OUR MEMBERS
If you know of anything I should add to the newsletter or have a personal time-travel-related blog entry/ podcast/video you’d like to add, drop me a line. I have a running search set up for time travel news from each week, but I’m always open to suggestion. Thanks to Heather and David for their suggestions this month.

NEW MEMBERS
Are you a new member or a long-time lurker that would like to be more active in the group? If so, be sure to introduce yourself in our MEMBER INTRODUCTIONS thread.


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Reva (revans) | 38 comments Without adding the over1500 'friends' I have on Facebook, I log in here separately. I need a friend to enter the Outlander contest mentioned above. Would someone add me as a friend and send me your email so I can add you also?

r-starr@live.com

Many thanks


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