In Times Like These

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 158 ratings

In Times Like These Summary

They have a dangerous past. They just haven't lived it yet.

"We broke something. How do you break time? Can something so bad happen that you fracture the world?"

Benjamin Travers has been electrocuted. What's worse, he and his friends have woken up in the past. As the friends search for a way home, they realize they're not alone. There are other time travelers, and some of them are turning up dead. When Ben meets an enigmatic scientist and his charming, time-traveling daughter, salvation seems at hand, but escaping the dangers of the past may lead to a deadly future. If he hopes to save his friends, Ben must learn to master space and time, and survive a journey where past and future violently collide.

Action heats up in this first book of the time travel adventure series.

©2013 Nathan Van Coops (P)2016 Nathan Van Coops
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  • Book 1

    • In Times Like These

    • By: Nathan Van Coops
    • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
    • Length: 13 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    Benjamin Travers has been electrocuted. What's worse, he and his friends have woken up in the past. As the friends search for a way home, they realize they're not alone. There are other time travelers, and some of them are turning up dead.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Concept, Great performance

    • By Rob on 08-11-17

    Regular price: £23.49

  • Book 2

    • The Chronothon

    • By: Nathan Van Coops
    • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
    • Length: 19 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Ben just wants time with the scientist's daughter who got him into this, but when he's rooked into competing in a chronothon - an Amazing Race through time - getting the girl means he'll need to make the finish line. When he finds out this competition is more than just a sprint through history, winning takes a back seat to surviving. To save the people he loves, he'll have to conquer the real dangers hidden in the shadows of the chronothon.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling adventure story

    • By Mark Speed on 19-04-16

    Regular price: £23.49

  • Book 3

    • The Day After Never: A Time Travel Adventure

    • In Times Like These, Book 3
    • By: Nathan Van Coops
    • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
    • Length: 19 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    Ben Travers has gone missing, and Ben Travers needs to find him. Returning home from his harrowing adventures through time, Ben just wants a normal life with the girl he loves, but tying up the loose threads of his fragmented existence is proving more difficult than he ever suspected. Someone is attacking time-travel labs - threatening the safety of the Quickly family - and Ben is getting messages from a version of himself that he thought was dead.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • fascinating and intriguing. <br /><br />

    • By Wressle on 22-11-17

    Regular price: £23.49

  • Book 4

    • The Warp Clock: A Time Travel Adventure

    • In Times Like These, Book 4
    • By: Nathan Van Coops
    • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    Ben Travers is facing an impossible choice. When a girl arrives from his future claiming to be family, she brings nothing but bad news. Ben has two possible fates, and no matter which he chooses, he has to die. In a desperate bid to alter his future, Ben must seek a mysterious device that the Quickly family would rather keep hidden. He’ll confront a rogue faction of temporal fugitives - his only ally a girl he never knew existed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • As excellent as the 3 previous ones

    • By Amazon Customer on 03-09-18

    Regular price: £18.29