Double Star

Double Star

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by Robert A. Heinlein
     
 

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Lorenzo, an out of work actor in the year 2100, finds himself agreeing to play the most difficult role of his life--posing as a double for a missing political leader whose presence is necessary to prevent interplanetary war. Winner of the Hugo Award.

"Bears the Heinlein cache of credible authenticity."
- Anthony Boucher (Fantasy and… See more details below

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Lorenzo, an out of work actor in the year 2100, finds himself agreeing to play the most difficult role of his life--posing as a double for a missing political leader whose presence is necessary to prevent interplanetary war. Winner of the Hugo Award.

"Bears the Heinlein cache of credible authenticity."
- Anthony Boucher (Fantasy and Science-Fiction)

"Not only America's premier writer of speculative fiction, but the greatest writer of such fiction in the world."
- Stephen King

Editorial Reviews

St. Louis Post Dispatch
"In this intricately plotted novel of interplanetary intrigue, Heinlein is at his best."
Galaxy Science-Fiction
"Pleasant and exciting reading."
Anthony Boucher
"Bears the Heinlein cache of credible authenticity."
Dean Koontz
"There is no other writer whose work has exhilarated me as often and to such an extent as Heinlein."
The New York Times Book Review
"One of the most influential writers in American Literature."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012408907
Publisher:
Spectrum Literary Agency, Inc.
Publication date:
06/09/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
143,955
File size:
1 MB

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