Time at the Top & All in Good Time by Edward Ormondroyd (1963, 1975)

What is it about Time Travel that is so enticing?  Here’s a little known duo to delight your child who needs more reading in this genre!


In Time at the Top, Susan Shaw discovers that the elevator in her apartment building is also a time portal to the year 1881!  Susan makes new friends and finds plenty of adventure.  But will anyone from her own day — including her father — ever believe her?  Or better yet, accompany her back in time?

Middle Grade Reading Level, 191 pages, Published in 1963. 






All in Good Time  is the long-awaited sequel to Time at the Top.  Susan and her time-travel friend Victoria decide they want their parents to meet and fall in love — even though they live nearly 100 years apart!

Can these young cupid make it work??

Middle Grade Reading Level, Published 1975

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Are you looking for Children’s and Young Adult books that have stood the test of time? I have a master of list of over 600 titles to share. I’m an English major, mother of five and homeschooler for 15 years. My purpose with this blog is to share forgotten favorites that most parents today have never heard of, but are so worth reading! I hope you’ll join with me as I share the best that Youth Literature has to offer.
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