<span style="font-weight:100;letter-spacing:3px"><em>Outsmarting Time</em></span>

Outsmarting Time

What if the life she left behind is worth saving after all?


Laura Hanks Kline is a writer, book lover, graphic designer, and author of the time travel adventure novel Outsmarting Time (May 2020). Hanks Kline lives in eastern Pennsylvania with her husband, a couple of children,...
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“Kline really knows how to make an entrance on the literary scene.”

Indies Today

Outsmarting Time does exactly what a sci-fi should do; it messes with your head and feeds you pieces of information in a race to the end!”

Reedsy Discovery

“What happens when time ends up looking like an M. C. Escher artwork? […] This intelligently-crafted story offers clever twists and turns.”

Lorehaven Magazine

Recent Blog Posts

YEAR TWO Kick-Off Event!
Happy 1st birthday, Outsmarting Time! It's been ONE YEAR(!?!) since my book released! One year of sweating the ratings and...
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REVIEW from Lorehaven Magazine
What happens when time ends up looking like an M. C. Escher artwork? [...] This intelligently-crafted story offers clever twists...
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REVIEW: Raphael, Painter in Rome by Stephanie Storey
I absolutely adored this book. I read with my cell phone in-hand to look up the paintings and artists that...
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REVIEW: At Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen
Last night, I finished At The Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen, and it was amazing. I originally picked it up...
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Supporting an Indie Author
Looking for a way to support your local independent author a.k.a. yours truly? You're in luck! This post is for...
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UPDATE: Congratulations to Kara G. for winning the giveaway! Outsmarting Time releases this week, so to celebrate, I'm giving away...