Tag: Robert A. Heinlein

Orphans Of The Sky by Robert A. Heinlein (book review).

December 17, 2021 | By | 5 Replies More
Orphans Of The Sky by Robert A. Heinlein (book review).

I was pointing out elsewhere that I intended to read Heinlein’s ‘Orphans Of The Sky’ so here we are. It consists of two novellas, ‘Universe’ and ‘Common Sense’. The bigger surprise is they were written in 1941. There’s a certain freshness reading them, even for that time period but you have to remember Robert Heinlein […]

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Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard And The Golden Age Of Science Fiction Kindle Edition by Alec Nevala-Lee (ebook review).

October 30, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard And The Golden Age Of Science Fiction Kindle Edition by Alec Nevala-Lee (ebook review).

The difficulty with this sort of book for the fan/reviewer is how to describe it without summarising it. While reading I jotted down interesting facts and ended up with seventeen pages of notes which, if I put them down here, would spoil the book for you. The names in the title are familiar to any […]

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