Stranger in a Strange Land

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Stranger in a Strange Land

By Robert A. Heinlein

Ace Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780441790340, 438pp.

Publication Date: May 15, 1987

Description
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.


About the Author
Robert A. Heinlein (1907 1988) is widely recognized as one of the greatest science fiction authors of all time, a status confirmed in 1974 when the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America gave him their first Grand Master Award for lifetime achievement. A four-time Hugo Award winner, Heinlein is best known for works including Starship Troopers, The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress, and the sensational bestseller Stranger in a Strange Land.