The Shadow Out of Time

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This work is one of the earliest works of Lovecraft. This short novella by the writer chronicles the story of  Great Race of Yith, a race of aliens who can travel through time. Nathaniel Wingate Peaslee tells this story. The aliens travel through time by possessing a host, and the narrator is one such host.

What makes this book stand out?

This is one of the most extended stories written by the author.

Read it for

One of the best h p lovecraft books, this work shows the genius Lovecraft possessed for weaving spectacular sci-fi stories.

Don't read it for

Like most of his books, this too is a sci-fi, readers with no interest in that genre may not enjoy the book.

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