Fans of the TV series Sliders or those who are fascinated by the idea of time travel will love Tempest! The story kicks off with a bang and doesn’t stop for the entire thrilling adventure. Twists and turns in the plot, and the life of the protagonist, will keep you glued to the story. Book one of a planned trilogy, Tempest has already been optioned for the movies, and once you’ve read it you’ll understand why. With a male, college-age protagonist, this book will appeal to many types of readers.
Jackson Meyer isn’t like other college boys. Sure, he has a girlfriend and a summer job, but he has a secret power — he can time travel. He’s only done it a handful of times, but that’s enough to put his life and the lives of those he cares about in jeopardy. Jackson will have to figure out who is after him and why as he searches for the truth. But by traveling back in time, has he forever changed the world he once knew? (THOMAS DUNNE, Jan., 352 pp., $17.99, HC, ISBN 9780312568894, 14 & Up)