Somewhere in Time by Richard Matheson: Like Henry De Tamble, Richard Collier is a modern man who travels through time, drawn to his soulmate. She is a Elise McKenna, a famous actress living in San Diego in 1896. Somewhere in Time won the World Fantasy Award for Best Novel, and in 1980 it was made into a film, starring Christopher Reeve and Jane Seymour.
Palmetto Leaves by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Available in the Valencia West Campus Library.