Gripping Hand

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Turtleback Books, Jan 1, 1994 - Fiction - 413 pages
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Robert Heinlein called it "possibly the finest science fiction novel I have ever read." "The San Francisco Chronicle" declared that "as science fiction, "The Mote in God's Eye" is one of the most important novels ever published." Now Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle, award winning authors of such bestsellers as "Footfall" and "The Legacy of Heorot, " return us to the Mote, and to the universe of Kevin Renner and Horace Bury, of Rod Blaine and Sally Fowler.

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Review: The Gripping Hand (Moties #2)

User Review  - A. Roy King - Goodreads

"The Gripping Hand" is the 1993 sequel to Jerry Pournelle and Larry Niven's 1974 classic science-fiction novel "The Mote in God's Eye." This sequel brings many of the same characters back together ... Read full review

Review: The Gripping Hand (Moties #2)

User Review  - Kat Hooper - Goodreads

The Gripping Hand (1993) is Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle's sequel to their popular 1974 novel The Mote in God's Eye, which you probably want to read first. This review will have a couple of ... Read full review

About the author (1994)

Larry Niven (left) is the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of such classics as "Ringworld, The Integral Trees", and "Destiny's Road". He has also collaborated with both Jerry Pournelle and Steven Barnes on "The Legacy of Heorot, Beowulf's Children", and the bestselling "Dream Park" series. He lives in Chatsworth, California.
Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle were the joint winners of the 2005 Robert A. Heinlein Award.

Jerry Pournelle (right), a past winner of the John W. Campbell Award, has collaborated with Niven on numerous bestsellers. He has also written such successful solo novels as "Janissaries" and "Starswarm". He lives in Studio City, California.
Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle were the joint winners of the 2005 Robert A. Heinlein Award.

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