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User Review  - Venryx - LibraryThing

Was fine overall. Characters' dialogue seemed unrealistic in places; they talked like adults sometimes, and other times like kids (and not very thoughtful ones at that). Also, I think the characters ... Read full review

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User Review  - bensdad00 - LibraryThing

Another classic Heinlein juvie - In the first eighty pages there is probably more wisdom, advice and humor than in any of the other kids classics. It settles down after that into a more classic ... Read full review

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User Review  - NickHowes - LibraryThing

One of my favorites...not counting all the other Heinlein novels. This one sends a high school class of survival students for a short jaunt onto an alien world. Their stargate connection is broken by ... Read full review

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User Review  - gecizzle - LibraryThing

Awesome book. Quite the compelling read. Damn thing kept me up all night. Once I started it, I couldn't put it down. Which kind of sucked because I started it around 2am. So, here I am. It's 6am now ... Read full review

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User Review  - BrendanPMyers - LibraryThing

Read this one as a kid and it had a profound effect on me. Read it again every few years as well. One of my favorite books. "Beware the Stobor" remains very good advice indeed. Nutshell plot is that ... Read full review

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

This is one of Heinlein's "juvenile" novels centered upon and written for teens. Rod Walker and other teens start out taking a basic survival test, but something goes wrong and they're stranded on a ... Read full review

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User Review  - mrtall - LibraryThing

Robert Heinlein's Tunnel in the Sky is a delight. This story of a group of young people forced to deal with sudden isolation from society is in many ways the photographic negative of William Golding’s ... Read full review

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User Review  - JessiAdams - LibraryThing

I was shocked after reading this book to learn that it was written in 1955. You can generally tell when science fiction was written a very long time ago, but this book is wonderfully written and ... Read full review

TUNNEL IN THE SKY

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Another imaginative science fiction story by Robert Heinlein treats its world of the future in delightfully human terms. A senior in a New York high school some centuries hence, Rod Walker has taken ... Read full review

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

He still couldn't think outside his social box, and the yokelisms grew tiresome again, but this was the best of his I've read so far. Read full review


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