Little Faces

Little Faces How will people deal with the immense distances and times of interstellar space First published in SciFiction Little Faces was nominated for a Nebula Award
  • Title: Little Faces
  • Author: Vonda N. McIntyre
  • ISBN: 9781611380859
  • Page: 434
  • Format: ebook
  • How will people deal with the immense distances and times of interstellar space First published in SciFiction, Little Faces was nominated for a Nebula Award.
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    1. Vonda Neel McIntyre is a U.S science fiction author She is one of the first successful graduates of the Clarion Science fiction writers workshop She attended the workshop in 1970 By 1973 she had won her first Nebula Award, for the novelette Of Mist, and Grass and Sand This later became part of the novel Dreamsnake, which won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards The novelette and novel both concern a female healer in a desolate primitivized venue McIntyre s debut novel was The Exile Waiting which was published in 1975 Her novel Dreamsnake won the Nebula Award and Hugo Award for best novel in 1978 and her novel The Moon and the Sun won the Nebula in 1997 She has also written a number of Star Trek and Star Wars novels, including Enterprise The First Adventure and The Entropy Effect She wrote the novelizations of the films Star Trek II The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III The Search for Spock, and Star Trek IV The Voyage Home.

    2. This story is a bit less to do with the described problem of interstellar distance, and involved with the social arrangements of an alien species, and specifically with abuses of power and how justice is exacted I found it particularly interesting in that the only characters capable of action are all female It s almost an asexual species, but with the male half attached to the females Sort of like an angler fish, but not quite so cut down to basics.Overall, it was an okay story A bit slow, in m [...]

    3. Little Faces starts with a murder, but not exactly the kind you re used to The story is set in a world of women men are parasites, little faces feeding on their host and providing means for reproduction.It s an interesting premise, and an interesting story There s murder and betrayal, but also deep friendship, love, a community passsing judgment, and, finally, a bright future A harsh beginning morphs into a hopeful ending.

    4. I liked this, so weirdly alien and fascinating exploration of gender dynamics, although the writing felt a little stilted.

    5. This is not really my type of story For what it was I think it was good, but I don t love this sort of thing.

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