A Tale of Time City Author:Diana Wynne Jones Time City - built eons from now on a patch of space outside time - was designed especially to oversee history, but now its very foundations are crumbling from age. Two boys are convinced Time City's impending doom can be averted by a 20th Century girl named Vivian Smith. They also know no one will take the wild schemes of children seriously, so ... more »they violate nearly every law in the book to pluck her from a British railway station at the start of World War II.« less
A mystery in the city that looks over all of time. It's been a while since I read this, but I remember it as a pleasant experience. Get ready for a lot of twists and turns and best of all, butter pies!