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The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress

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Robert A. Heinlein was the most influential science fiction writer of his era, an influence so large that, as Samuel R. Delany notes, "modern critics attempting to wrestle with that influence find themselves dealing with an object rather like the sky or an ocean." He won the Hugo Award for best n...

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  • Author: Robert A. Heinlein
  • Publish Date: 1997-06-15
  • Book Awards


    Won 1 awards in total (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Hugo

  • Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Hugo

  • Book Award Years
    1967 Hugo Winner: The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
    1966 Nebula Nominated: The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
    1966 Hugo Nominated: The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

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    Reviews/Comments On The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress


    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful
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    By: Lensman
    2015-05-26 07:19:40

    Heinlein's finest work. The book that won him his fourth (a record that still stands, i believe) Hugo. I've read it several times since it first appeared.

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    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful
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    By: Anonymous
    2015-08-22 12:57:13

    Reading this book changed my life when I was young.

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    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful
    RE: The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
    By: marie ann
    2015-12-26 07:26:07

    I have read this so long ago I had forgotten the premise. I like the author very much. Been reading scifi for half a century. The newer authors lack skill when characters and stories resort to bad language and bloody details.

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