Heinlein wrote a classic space travel story that is way ahead of its time in many ways. Full of enough quirkiness to keep you laughing and enough intrigue to keep you turning pages. I enjoyed it even though it is lighter sci fi than I would normally read....Continua
I enjoyed this book. I liked Kip and Pee Wee's friendship and their interactions with the "Mother Creature." I also liked how Kip's father challenged him to learn more than what the school was teaching him.
Due to how much I absolutely loved Stranger In A Strange Land, I picked up this little novel.
Unfortunately, it's a kid's book. Not that this novel was not intersting because it was, just that it was no where near as good as Stranger In A Strange Land.
The story is about a boy who wins a real spacesuit. He unwillingly must save mankind. It started off pretty slow and childish I thought, but then you really get into it. It becomes and adventure novel with Kip (the boy) getting whisked into space and having all types of adventures. I can't say I didn't like this one....Continua