KEN GRIMWOOD (1944-2003) was a radio journalist in California. He was the author of Breakthrough, Elise, The Voice Outside and Into the Deep. He won the World Fantasy Award for Replay.
In 1986 (seven years before the release of the film Groundhog Day), Grimwood published this riveting novel about a man who dies of a heart attack and then wakes up in his college dorm room 25 years earlier. He discovers that he has the chance to live his life over again. And again. And again. This is one of the most elegant and moving time travels stories ever written. A thrilling adventure that also explores the nature of destiny and the human experience The story and the writing are terrific and the end is ... thoroughly satisfying - Bari Wood There's not a false or melodramatic note in the whole thing ... It's a fantasy using the reality of our lives ... A pleasure to read ... Fresh - Baird Searles Highly successful ... the plot gradually and intricately thickens ... the heart of the tale is the swift sophistication of its unpacking of the great dream - The Encyclopedia of Fantasy