Stranger in a Strange Land
The Hugo Award-winning and controversial science fiction masterpiece from Robert A. Heinlein, the New York Times bestselling author of Starship Troopers.
Valentine Michael Smith is a human being raised on Mars, newly returned to Earth. Among his people for the first time, he struggles to understand the social mores and prejudices of human nature that are so alien to him, while teaching them his own fundamental beliefs in grokking, watersharing, and love.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - xiaomarlo - www.librarything.com
The first, and only, Heinlein book I've read. You know, if it didn't nosedive into such a suckfest in the second half, it would've been an awesome book. The Martians' point of view, through Mike, was ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - www.librarything.com
This is one of the classic SF novels of the last 50-60 years, originally published in 1961 and re-issued in a much extended version by his widow after Heinlein's death in 1988. This new version ... Read full review
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