Larry Niven has won the prestigious Hugo Award five times. He is known to millions as the premier modern author of rigorous, scientifically consistent hard SF, the champion of 'SF without a net'. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Neutron Star is a fascinating and entertaining collection of stories. Set in "Known Space", it introduces a variety of the themes and races later used or referenced in Mr... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Andre Vander Pluym
....and of course an introduction to the redoubtable Beowulf Shaeffer.Published on June 1 2000 by Craig Chalquist, PhD, author of TERRAPSYCHOLOGY and DEEP CALIFORNIA
This is by far the best short-story collection Niven has published, and he's written some good ones. It was also his first collection. It still holds up after all this time. Read morePublished on Dec 30 1998
I don't know, what is the point of all those "great" and "best". Neutron Star is an average short story, without even approximately interesting ideas. Read morePublished on June 7 1998 by Yan
A great collection of Known Space stories by one of the greatest science fiction writer of all timePublished on March 29 1997