Authors > Robert A. Heinlein

Double Star

"Lorenzo the Great" -a down-and-out actor wasting the remainder of his life in bars, encounters a space-pilot who offers him a drink, before he knows what is going on, he is on Mars involved in a deep conspiracy with global consequences. He is given a mission where failure would not only mean his own death, it would almost certainly mean an all-out planetary war.

Year: 1956
Genre: Science Fiction

Starship Troopers

Starship Troopers" is a classic novel by one of science fiction's greatest writers of all time and is now a Tri-Star movie. In one of Heinlein's most controversial bestsellers, a recruit of the future goes through the toughest boot camp in the universe -- and into battle with the Terran Mobile Infantry against mankind's most frightening enemy.

Year: 1960
Genre: Military SF

Stranger in a Strange Land

Raised by Martians on Mars, Valentine Michael Smith is a human who has never seen another member of his species. Sent to Earth, he is a stranger who must learn what it is to be a man.

Year: 1961
Genre: Science Fiction

The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress

A revolution on a lunar penal colony--aided by a self-aware supercomputer--provides the framework for a story of a diverse group of men and women grappling with the ever-changing definitions of humanity, technology, and free will--themes that resonate just as strongly today as they did when the novel was first published.

Year: 1966
Genre: Political SFScience Fiction

 

NON-SERIES Novels

Year TitleGenres & Tags

1951The Puppet MastersScience Fiction
1956Double StarScience Fiction
1960Starship TroopersMilitary SF, Bootcamp
1961Stranger in a Strange LandScience Fiction, Mars
1963Glory RoadFantasy
1966The Moon Is a Harsh MistressPolitical SFScience Fiction, Revolution
1970I Will Fear No EvilScience Fiction
1982FridayScience Fiction

 

SERIES: Lazarus Long

Year# TitleGenres & Tags

19730Time Enough for LoveScience Fiction
19850The Cat Who Walks Through WallsScience Fiction
19870To Sail Beyond the SunsetScience Fiction