In the book Peter Pan, time is a constant theme. Boys who never grow up and pirate captains who are afraid of crocodiles that have swallowed clocks and pocket watches all illustrate Sir James Barrie's fascination with horology. Horology is the study of time and timekeepers, and if this ultimately describes you, then maybe you would like to waste no further time and start reading up on the subject. Here are some ways to avoid wasting time while finding books on the subject and some names of other literary works with time themes in them.