Jack Finney was the author of the much loved and critically acclaimed novel Time and Again and its sequel, From Time to Time . He was best known for his thrillers and science fiction, and a number of his books were made into movies. He died in 1995.
Jack Finney was the author of the much loved and critically acclaimed novel Time and Again and its sequel, From Time to Time . He was best known for his thrillers and science fiction, and a number of his books were made into movies. He died in 1995. See less
The following is a personality profile of Jack Finney based on his work.
Jack Finney is social.
He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is calm-seeking as well: he prefers activities that are quiet, calm, and safe. But, Jack Finney is also confident: he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.
He is relatively unconcerned with both achieving success and tradition. He makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents. And he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.
Finney has once again transported us to another time yet the same place. To be sure the first book, Tim and Again was so very charming that many readers have waited two decades or more for a sequel ... Read More
A very enjoyable read, not diminished at all by the fact that most of us have seen one of the movies and know how it comes out. I like the book's ending better -- it teaches a better lesson than the ... Read More
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