Tag: Heinlein

  • Job: A Comedy of Justice

    Job: A Comedy of Justice

    My first Heinlein novel may still be my favourite.  It’s called Job:  A Comedy of Justice but it could just as easily be called Alec and Margrethe:  A Romance of Love because this book is dripping – dripping – in adorable little scenes like THIS: AWWWWWWW! (it earns bonus points for awesome because that penultimate…

  • Stranger in a Strange Land

    Stranger in a Strange Land

    Once you grok this book, you won’t be able to put it down. Stranger in a Strange Land, my most recent Heinlein conquest, tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, “Mike” to his friends, a human being born on Mars.  Raised by Martians, Mike returns to Earth to grok our strange Earthling ways and teach…