From School Library Journal
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I loved this book. It's a little different than your average sci-fi book as it is mostly about one person and her interaction with her own species and an alien species. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Truth seeker
I am not usually a reader of sci-fi. When I read the description of the main character in this book, my interested was peaked, as I am an older woman, myself. Read morePublished 18 days ago by Nancy Lyter
I gobbled this book up. I just couldn't stop reading. After I had waited two weeks, I picked it up and am reading it again. I don't do that very often. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Trudie's Library
An old woman, alone on a planet, at the end of a failed colonization effort. But she is not alone and the indigenous People become her friends. Read morePublished 27 days ago by Benjamin Shaw
Well written and imaginative. Elizabeth Hand is one of the best sci-fi writersPublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
I knew if I could get my book club to read this book, they would love it as much as I do. After all, most of us can identify with Ofelia since we are in the same age group.Published 1 month ago by Pat Gibson
Excellent read, no sword fights, but a very thoughtful and interesting story. It expands "can one person change the world", to can one person change the galaxy.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
Elizabeth Moon does some of the best character-creation of any author out there. I have liked all of her works that I've read.Published 3 months ago by BuglerJay
I loved this book from beginning to end. The main character, an older woman, who has been feeling devalued, proves herself to be independent, competent, creative, intelligent, and... Read morePublished 4 months ago by D Varnon