Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein

Stranger in a Strange Land

Robert A. Heinlein

600 pages first pub 1961 (editions)

fiction classics science fiction adventurous challenging reflective slow-paced
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Robert Heinlein's Hugo Award-winning all-time masterpiece, the brilliant novel that grew from a cult favorite to a bestseller to a science fiction classic.Raised by Martians on Mars, Valentine Michael Smith is a human who has never seen another me...

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Moods

reflective 62%
adventurous 51%
challenging 43%
mysterious 24%
funny 22%
emotional 18%
hopeful 14%
inspiring 14%
dark 12%
informative 9%
tense 8%
lighthearted 7%
sad 4%

Pace

slow 47%
medium 46%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 50% | A mix: 35% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 12%

Loveable characters?

No: 38% | It's complicated: 30% | Yes: 30%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 51% | Yes: 31% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 47% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 21%

Average rating

3.57

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