Somewhere in Time Author:Richard Matheson Somewhere in Time is the powerful story of a love that transcends time and space, written by one of the Grand Masters of modern fantasy. Matheson's classic novel tells the moving, romantic story of a modern man whose love for a woman he has never met draws him back in time to a luxury hotel in San Diego in 1896, where he finds his soul mate in t... more »he form of a celebrated actress of the previous century.
Somewhere in Time won the World Fantasy Award for Best Novel, and the 1979 movie version, starring Christopher Reeve and Jane Seymour, remains a cult classic.« less
I very, very seldom like a movie better than a book, but this was one of those times. I recommend it only to those who really loved the movie and want to see how the story started out. My advice: skim the first half to three quarters of the book, until he meets Elise, then settle down for the read.