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At one time Race Cargill had been the best Terran Intelligence agent on the complex and mysterious planet of Wolf. He had repeatedly imperiled his life amongst the half-human and non-human creatures of the sullen world. And he had repeatedly accomplished the fantastic missions until his name was emblazoned with glory.But that had all seemingly ended. For six long years he’At one time Race Cargill had been the best Terran Intelligence agent on the complex and mysterious planet of Wolf. He had repeatedly imperiled his life amongst the half-human and non-human creatures of the sullen world. And he had repeatedly accomplished the fantastic missions until his name was emblazoned with glory.But that had all seemingly ended. For six long years he’d sat behind a boring desk inside the fenced-in Terran Headquarters, cut off there ever since he and a rival had scarred and ripped each other in blood-feud.But when THE DOOR THROUGH SPACE swung suddenly open, the feud was on again—and with it a plot designed to check and destroy the Terran Empire.Aprrox. 4 hours...

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The Door Through Space Reviews

  • Monica
    2018-09-27 14:20

    I read the kindle version of this book on my iPhone. This was Marion Zimmer Bradley's first book, and it shows a great deal of first book wobblies. For a Science Fiction book, it is remarkable not science fiction in essence. Sure, spaceships are spaceports and other trappings of scifi are there, but she could have very easy left them all out (substituting more conventional things instead) and still had exactly the same story! The main character was someone this reader found impossible to like - probably because he was an old-fashioned cardboard-cutout white-hatted old-school male of the big muscles he-man variety, whose treatment of the various women in the book was entirely too rough, sexual, and casual. This is odd, since the reason I love Marion Zimmer Bradley's other books in the first place is because of her wonderful portrayals of women who are stuck in societies where they are oppressed and who nevertheless find ways of being their true selves. The entire story takes place on a planet named "Wolf" which is very similar to her world of "Darkover," which I love. Many elements of Darkover are present - the Dry Towners, the odd mix of human/alien creatures and cultures, the mind powers possessed by some, remnants of ancient technologies mixed into a fairly primitive agricultural society. But the parts I loved best about Darkover are not present here.

  • Carolyn
    2018-09-26 14:01

    I read this originally as a teen, when I first discovered MZB and read everything of hers I could get my hands on. I still think that The Mists of Avalon is one of the best books I've ever read, and I still love everything Darkover, but I have to say that upon re-reading this it really fell flat for me.I see what others (and the introduction by Elisabeth Waters) are saying, in that you can see parts of the Darkover-that-is-to-come in this, her first ever novel. And of course, since I'd read this before and vaguely remembered the plot, none of it was really a surprise. Actually, I was going to give this 3 stars for the re-read, just for old times sake until getting to the very last paragraph of the book.I looked at Miellyn, took her slender unmanacled hand in mine, and smiled as we walked through the gates of the city. Now, after all my years on Wolf, I understood the desire to keep their women under lock and key that was its ancient custom. I vowed to myself as we went that I should waste no time finding a fetter shop and having forged therein the perfect steel chains that should bind my love's wrists to my key forever.This left me firmly disgusted, that our 'hero' as it were, upon for the first time ever discovering love, decides that he now understands the custom of chaining the women of the Shainsa - but even worse, that he is going to act on this feeling, and as soon as possible. And 'his love' that he refers to is a woman who deliberately chose to cast off her chains and leave the Shainsa - this is who he is going to chain up again, all in the name of love? What a selfish bastard! If MZB had just left off the very last sentence, I could have dealt with that, more as a declaration of love and cultural awareness, not liked it, but dealt with it. But to act on it? Ugh! I know it was written in 1961, and probably for a male audience, but no. Just NO.

  • Thom Swennes
    2018-09-18 14:09

    I sped away from the starting line without even hearing the opening shot. This left me in an unfamiliar place causing me to retreat and start again. In the author’s forwarding statement, she stated that this literary attempt was in someway based on science rather than just fiction. Reading and rereading the first five chapters proves that I read this book with an open mind but my final review is far from complementary. I thought it read more like a cheap forties pulp detective novel set in an ambiguous time and place. Redeeming factors are few and very hard to locate. This is my first introduction to Marion Zimmer Bradley and I understand that this story was her introduction to published writing. I’m sure her later attempts at writing outshine this one (as the only direction to go is up). I can’t really say that I’m looking forward to tackling another story anytime soon but I will keep an open mind and give her the benefit of the doubt. If another Bradley book presents itself I won’t burn it unopened. I can’t, in good conscience, recommend this book to anyone; friend or enemy.

  • Charles
    2018-09-23 17:27

    I listened to this on my kindle, after downloading it originally as a free ebook from online. There's an introduction that talks about Bradley's interest and affection for C. L. Moore and Leigh Brackett, and you can certainly see the influence here of Moore's "Northwest Smith" and Brackett's Mars. Although the world is described as "Wolf," it's close to a dead ringer for Brackett's Mars. I also believe some of this may have later been revised and published as part of a Darkover novel, though I'm not absolutely sure.Overall, I enjoyed it quite a lot. It was fast moving, with good visuals, characters, and action.

  • Jared Millet
    2018-10-11 16:19

    This fun bit of early MZB is available free from Gutenberg. The feel of the book reminded me very much of Jack Vance - especially the Demon Princes cycle. Race Cargill is a worn-out intelligence agent going on One Last Mission undercover on a world where the customs are as byzantine as they are dangerous, and one wrong move will expose him and get him killed. His quarry, Rakhal, is a man so similar to the protagonist that they are repeatedly mistaken for each other, and the line between hunter and hunted become more than a little blurred. The climax is a bit rushed, but otherwise the pacing is just what you'd want for a quick, enjoyable classic space adventure.

  • AC
    2018-10-03 13:08

    Great book! The setting is great and the characters are intricate and vibrant. The plot is intriguing and kept me on the edge of my seat. The barren alien world of Wolf is an amazing example of world-building that hearkens back to Burroughs, Brackett, Kline, and Moore. I recommend this book to anyone looking for a good book, the sci-fi/fantasy elements are present but not overpowering to what is just a really great story.

  • Dj
    2018-10-05 15:15

    Would have been 5 solid stars, except I had a bit of a problem with the ending. Seems the author wanted to tie things up a bit too perfectly, which to me felt too contrived. Basically, this is a sci-fi Indiana Jones, except more scary, brutal, and bizarre. A wild ride that totally hooked me directly after the exposition.

  • Phillip
    2018-10-05 15:23

    Old school sci-fi with a detective twist. I downloaded the audio from Libravox, it was well read and the book was an enjoyable listen!

  • Brandi
    2018-09-27 14:09

    This book is one that didn't have that many printings, so it was harder to find - somewhat at least - than her other books. I wanted to read it because it was the first book that she wrote and because I enjoyed a lot of her later works. That being said, it's a good thing that she switched over to fantasy from sci fi because she just doesn't know tech. The lack of tech made for a great many plot holes in the story, and neither the characters nor the world were very flushed out, which meant that I was ultimately disappointed in the book. That being said, there are hints of what she would become - a great writer - that you can find throughout the course of the story, making it an interesting read if only for the edification of her craft. It's not one I would keep.

  • Kate
    2018-10-07 17:04

    Objectively, especially structurally, it's pretty terrible. It's about a quarter of a good story--all the important buildup that should have been at the beginning is related in passing, and everything after that is rushed. There's also a lot of internalized misogyny, which makes me wonder what kind of mental journey the author went through between here and The Mists of Avalon. (This was her first novel, and she wrote it when she was about 30; The Mists of Avalon was about twenty years later.) Still, it was interesting, and a lot of the prose was really nice. It was pretty consistently entertaining, too. Definitely don't regret reading it, and might pick up some of her other earlier ones later.

  • Vegetable Princess
    2018-09-18 14:26

    I think the author was shooting for immersion in an alien culture, but it came off as needlessly confusing and xenophobic. The plot was trite. The characters were trying to have motivation, but it didn’t really work.It didn’t trigger any of my pilkunnussija tendencies, but that’s about all I can say for it.

  • Bob
    2018-10-11 17:03

    I liked the fast paced manner of the book. The characters were simple but adequate for the book. I think it would interest most people looking for a quick and intriguing read!

  • Joseph Brown
    2018-09-27 11:07

    Something bold and unusualThis story reads like a sci-fi channel movie intriguing and captivating. The twists and turns are simplistic but unique. Enjoyable to say the least.

  • Christal
    2018-09-27 11:59

    The Door Though Space is a fun, quick read that likens back to the days of scifi/adventure pulp stories but with a little more thought and oomph put into the characters and details. My copy of the book even has an afterword but the fabulous MZB about how she grew up with these scifi/fantasy/adventure stories, but when she started to write and try to get published scifi had moved on to the hard scifi genre and she had to switch gears to get a contract. This novella is set on the planet Wolf, in which a variety of species of life coexist without full on civil war having broken out... yet. It's interesting how they all view each other: you have the Terrans (Earthman), then there are the half-human natives, chaks (dwarves) and then the non-humans which were like snake/insect/other. What was interesting to note was that 'human' didn't denote people from earth. I believe it merely meant 'humanoid' in outward appearance as the majority of the native species (other than the non-humans) were called half-humans but from the gist of the background information cross species mating and reproduction wasn't happening a lot there as the majority of the natives hated the Terrans. If you are a fan of MZB and are reading/have read her Darkover series you will love the nod to it in this book. I've only read about 4 books into the huge series myself, and I've heard some say this is considered set in that series but rarely ever mentioned. it's def in that universe as the spaceship Landfall is mentioned, as well as Darkover referred to. Where in the timeline this takes place, I am unsure as I've only made a slight indention into that universe. I mentioned that this story is a little like the old pulp stories, and it's true. It's a planetary adventure with a terran/earthman on a foreign planet out in the galaxy who must traverse the alien landscape on a mission. There are beautiful, exotic alien women; there are dangers around every corner; there is civil unrest; and there is a hero that must use this mission as a means to solving his own inner conflict/demons to come to a happy ending at the end. All the fun of those old adventures without 1) 500+ pages of fluff, & 2) 2-dimensional, stereotypical characters that make you want to vomit from how god awful they are --- the latter being the best thing about this story. The beautiful women aren't just damsels in distress, they are complex characters that sometimes need help, and other times are the ones saving the men. You've got Race's (yes Race, fantastic pulp name isn't it!!!) sister, proud and headstrong, the only human character that we know of that has fallen in love with a native of the planet and defied even her brother to marry his best friend cum blood feud enemy and have a child; Dallisa, a Clytemnestra, Wolf native from a noble house & stuck with her half-brother who took her and her twin sister as his when he made his coup to take over The Great House; Miellyn, the twin sister who had the moxy to run away and is now a priestess for the Toad God, and the one that brings that same god/priest down as she realizes the evil he is bringing to the planet in the guise of toys to the children of Wolf that feeds telepathically on them, and the toys will turn to kill when the kids get upset at someone (aiming to use a tantrum as a means to kill and stage his own planetary coup). Neither of these beautiful, fierce ladies is an idiot always getting herself into danger with the 'oh no my ankle broke from breaking my heel' syndrome. They've all made their choices and fight to uphold their ideals or to make the best out of their situation instead of cowering behind the curtain of 'victim.' Then again, that's what MZB was about in her writing. Certainly some things are a bit different and outdated from how we view ourselves as women in the 21st century, but MZB was a feminist of her time and it shows in all her work (some of them a little more forcefully than others LOL, but this one has a very good balance). The last thing I want to remark on is the details in the setting and the people of the planet. The story is not even 200 pages long (the book clocks in at 202 but starts on page 11 and there is always a blank page in between chapters) and yet there is a rich, detailed world inside. Not all the characters are easily described like a photo. You get a very good description of the non humans, the terrans, and the chaks, but when it comes to the half-human natives it is a bit vague. But enough is there to allow you to paint your own picture. Where the details excel is in the culture. Halfway through the book you have a very good idea of the basis of the Wolf culture and their social cues. It actually reminded me a little of a race in an STTNG episode. You get a good taste of the inner social workings among their own kind and a sampling of their past and beliefs with certain native words and their code of honor. Amazing that all of this was fit into such a short amount of page space.

  • Christal
    2018-10-16 14:17

    The Door Though Space is a fun, quick read that likens back to the days of scifi/adventure pulp stories but with a little more thought and oomph put into the characters and details. My copy of the book even has an afterword but the fabulous MZB about how she grew up with these scifi/fantasy/adventure stories, but when she started to write and try to get published scifi had moved on to the hard scifi genre and she had to switch gears to get a contract. This novella is set on the planet Wolf, in which a variety of species of life coexist without full on civil war having broken out... yet. It's interesting how they all view each other: you have the Terrans (Earthman), then there are the half-human natives, chaks (dwarves) and then the non-humans which were like snake/insect/other. What was interesting to note was that 'human' didn't denote people from earth. I believe it merely meant 'humanoid' in outward appearance as the majority of the native species (other than the non-humans) were called half-humans but from the gist of the background information cross species mating and reproduction wasn't happening a lot there as the majority of the natives hated the Terrans. If you are a fan of MZB and are reading/have read her Darkover series you will love the nod to it in this book. I've only read about 4 books into the huge series myself, and I've heard some say this is considered set in that series but rarely ever mentioned. it's def in that universe as the spaceship Landfall is mentioned, as well as Darkover referred to. Where in the timeline this takes place, I am unsure as I've only made a slight indention into that universe. I mentioned that this story is a little like the old pulp stories, and it's true. It's a planetary adventure with a terran/earthman on a foreign planet out in the galaxy who must traverse the alien landscape on a mission. There are beautiful, exotic alien women; there are dangers around every corner; there is civil unrest; and there is a hero that must use this mission as a means to solving his own inner conflict/demons to come to a happy ending at the end. All the fun of those old adventures without 1) 500+ pages of fluff, & 2) 2-dimensional, stereotypical characters that make you want to vomit from how god awful they are --- the latter being the best thing about this story. The beautiful women aren't just damsels in distress, they are complex characters that sometimes need help, and other times are the ones saving the men. You've got Race's (yes Race, fantastic pulp name isn't it!!!) sister, proud and headstrong, the only human character that we know of that has fallen in love with a native of the planet and defied even her brother to marry his best friend cum blood feud enemy and have a child; Dallisa, a Clytemnestra, Wolf native from a noble house & stuck with her half-brother who took her and her twin sister as his when he made his coup to take over The Great House; Miellyn, the twin sister who had the moxy to run away and is now a priestess for the Toad God, and the one that brings that same god/priest down as she realizes the evil he is bringing to the planet in the guise of toys to the children of Wolf that feeds telepathically on them, and the toys will turn to kill when the kids get upset at someone (aiming to use a tantrum as a means to kill and stage his own planetary coup). Neither of these beautiful, fierce ladies is an idiot always getting herself into danger with the 'oh no my ankle broke from breaking my heel' syndrome. They've all made their choices and fight to uphold their ideals or to make the best out of their situation instead of cowering behind the curtain of 'victim.' Then again, that's what MZB was about in her writing. Certainly some things are a bit different and outdated from how we view ourselves as women in the 21st century, but MZB was a feminist of her time and it shows in all her work (some of them a little more forcefully than others LOL, but this one has a very good balance). The last thing I want to remark on is the details in the setting and the people of the planet. The story is not even 200 pages long (the book clocks in at 202 but starts on page 11 and there is always a blank page in between chapters) and yet there is a rich, detailed world inside. Not all the characters are easily described like a photo. You get a very good description of the non humans, the terrans, and the chaks, but when it comes to the half-human natives it is a bit vague. But enough is there to allow you to paint your own picture. Where the details excel is in the culture. Halfway through the book you have a very good idea of the basis of the Wolf culture and their social cues. It actually reminded me a little of a race in an STTNG episode. You get a good taste of the inner social workings among their own kind and a sampling of their past and beliefs with certain native words and their code of honor. Amazing that all of this was fit into such a short amount of page space.

  • J.L. Dobias
    2018-10-13 11:23

    The Door Through Space by Marion Zimmer BradleyI read this; because it was there. Well, it's written by Marion Zimmer Bradley and its one of the first novels of her's that was published. I loved The Colors of Space but honestly did not read much more than that because her stories seemed predominantly fantasy and at the time I was reading science fiction.I'm almost sorry I haven't read more of her's- the good thing is that enough is out there I might still have time.The Door Through Space demonstrates that she had a lot of talent coming out of the gate.The story starts on the planet known as Wolf. The reader is introduced to Race Cargill former intelligence agent of the Terran Secret Service. He's at the spaceport in Kharsa and in the first chapter we are introduced to the natives much of the political situation and some of the back-story of Cargill all through the movement of a mob chasing a dwarf who appears to be peddling toys. And the reader is introduced to a mystery when the dwarf disappears while Cargill is trying to calm the natives, using his skill at speaking in their language. All of this is in the first short chapter.Cargill is intent on leaving Wolf on the next Star-ship. He's ready to go and on the ship waiting when he's pulled off by his employer who has one more job for him. This job involves a traitor named Rakhal. Rakhal had been a fellow agent. When he turned native he left with Race's sister Juli and he disfigured Race's face. Race has since been at a desk job and he has no desire or ambition to seek after Rakhal or to kill his own brother in law. The problem is that Juli has come back and she's desperate to have Race find Rakhal and bring back her own daughter to her.If that's not enough Race finds out that Rakhal has been pursuing the possibility that someone on Wolf might possess a matter transmitter. If that's true then Terran Intelligence needs to be on top of it.One more time Race Cargill must go undercover to find his niece and try to secure the matter transmitter.This is a tightly written tale that has survived the test of time and still stands as an intriguing story that keeps the reader on their toes and involved to the very end. Guttenburg has this in kindle format and its easy to upload it from a pc into your que- I believe that's how I did it.J.L. Dobias

  • John Loyd
    2018-09-29 13:19

    The Door through Space (1961) 115 pages by Marion Zimmer Bradley.Race Cargill has been sitting behind a desk for six years, never leaving the Terran zone on Wolf. This is ever since his run in with his former partner, Rahkal. Just as he is about to leave the planet, his sister, who is also Rahkal's wife brings news that Rahkal has left and taken their daughter with him. There are people running around and disappearing and some objects, created by the toymaker, that may have hypnotic effects, but Race's objective is to find Rahkal and bring him in. So Race leaves the Terran zone disguises himself as a DryTowner trader and joins a caravan taking him to a settlement where he may find more information. Bradley mentions non-human species on Wolf, including Chaks, and another species, but never distinguishes whether DryTowners are humans that have left the Terran empire or just another humanoid species residing on Wolf. There was a tension of Race trying to find Rahkal, and characters introduced along the way, to keep the story moving, but it seemed like things were happening to Race, rather than this former ace secret operative coming up with a plan. What I'm trying to say in a kind sort of way is that the story didn't grip me. Not saying it was bad, maybe the yellowing pages, and the small print had something to do with it, but it just seemed sort of blase.

  • Poonam
    2018-10-01 15:26

    I listened to this book via librivox recordings. It was free. I chose to read this because I had read Marion Zimmer Bradley before and enjoyed it. So this book was written in the 1960s (one of her first) and I think it shows. The plot was alright, but the characters could have been developed more. The main character was a hardened ex-intelligence Terran man who goes on a quest to find his niece and brother in law, whom he has a to-death fued going on. The adventure that he goes on is definitely interesting. The world was well described as well as the unique characteristics and unusual temperaments and customs of the natives. However, the reading of the book was hard to pay attention to. The romance was weak and should have been absent altogether. Overall, I think that the book was okay. I was definitely invested in the main characters quest but toward the end I became a little confused as to what was going on and had a hard time paying attention. This might have been because whoever was narrating the book changed for the last three chapters: changed from a woman to a male and from an American accent to a British (I think) one. Just to keep in mind, this is a pretty short book less than 150pgs and ~4hours listening time.

  • Jim Black
    2018-09-29 19:12

    Reading this book gives you the feeling that it was a test run for her famous Darkover series. Among the similarities are:1. Darkover is mentioned as another planet in the empire.2. The Terran Empire appears to be the same.3. The world is bound by a compact to the Terran Empire.4. Dry Towns.5. The Ghost Wind.6. ESP is implied.7. Women are bound by chains.8. The world orbits a red sun.9. Catmen.10. "Sharra" is used as an exclamation.With all of these common items, it would not take much of a re-write to make this part of the Darkover series. Bradley chose to move on and write new novels and leave this as a stand alone novel.If you are looking for a fun pulp style adventure this is definitely a book to consider. Bradley is working in the style of C. L. Moore, Leigh Brackett, and other great pulp writers. The rest of my review is at http://sciencefictiontimes.blogspot.c...

  • Pedar
    2018-09-28 13:19

    As classic sifi it is a good indication of where sifi was. Probably wouldn't get published in the present competitive environment in its present form. Would probably be more polished if done now.It is a good, quick, fun read. Good aliens. Very good world building. The characters are ok. The presentation seems unbalanced in that there is not consistency in degree of talent displayed. Some parts seem thin, and then there is something really good, a description, an insight, characterization,... but it doesn't spoil the read.It is earlier in her career, so you would not expect the level of talent and skill displayed in later works.liked it.pb

  • Terri
    2018-10-11 16:05

    Race is about to leave the world of Wolf and return to Terra after 6 years behind a desk. But before he can leave his sister Juli comes to him for help. Her husband (and his former best friend) has taken her daughter and ran. His undercover experience is the most interesting thing in the book. I never really "got" the breakup of the friendship. but it was really the depiction of the women in the book that left a sour taste in my mouth and kept me from enjoying the book as much as I could have

  • itpdx
    2018-09-18 19:05

    Hmmm! What to say about this book?It is a swashbuckling adventure set on a planet far away, a long time in the future. It evidently was written in 1961 and I got a big kick out of one of the trade items mentioned from earth was vacuum tubes (to a planet that the story gave no indication of having electricity!). There were a few inconsistencies. The alternative civilization was not well explained. There was very little character development and the ending was abrupt and not well founded on the rest of the story.Fortunately Marion Zimmer Bradley's writing improved in her later books.

  • Tressa
    2018-10-08 12:19

    The writing style of the The Door Through Space reminds of 1940s and 1950s science-fiction, but it was also similar to a Western story. I thought that was an intriguing combination.I liked how "alien" the societies became the further away the story journeyed from the Terran Headquarters. The alien societies were quite intriguing. In fact, the societies on Wolf were also a little disturbing.

  • Susan
    2018-09-23 16:20

    The women of Wolf are beautiful, and deadly. The fashion and culture dictate they wear stylized fetters on their arms to show they belong to some clan or house. Those women who are unfettered….well, while more mysterious, they are also shunned by polite society. Oh, and there is torture too. Yes, don’t let me forget about the torture. This book has several things going for it and definitely encourages me to pick up more Marion Zimmer Bradley.

  • Karin
    2018-09-17 18:04

    I didn't know this was her first book until i read other reviews, so I am impressed in that regard - first novel Wobblies and all. The plot seemed to jump around a lot and the characters could have been fleshed out more...in many ways it felt like a condensed book version of a much more detailed story. But the underlying story and mystery were captivating and had me thoroughly enjoy the ride. It might also have helped to be a tad less tired when choosing to read it!

  • Mollie
    2018-09-19 12:18

    This was very interesting and not what I was expecting from Marion Zimmer Bradley as I had only read The Mists of Avalon before. Interesting storyline that did not require a lot of background on aliens or her work to get into the plot. There were some slow spots but there were also moments where it picked up the action very well and had quite an interesting twist near the end. An quick enjoyable read.

  • Jimmy K.
    2018-10-15 12:08

    Well, I finished it, and she didn't say the phrase "door through space" anywhere in the entire book. I thought for sure if it hadn't happened by 160 that it'd be on the last couple pages but nope. I really do love reading old science fiction though. It's so fascinating trying to imagine THEM, in the past, trying to imagine US, in the now. I love it. She was careful not to be too specific so nothing seemed dated which I liked a lot. Not bad at all for a first book.

  • Avril
    2018-09-18 15:24

    MZB's first published book, and it shows. Sci Fi pulp, but fascinating for its insights into Darkover - the planet may be Wolf but the culture is Darkovan, as s the theme of characters needing to balance their two worlds. It's just a pity that The Door Through Space seems to accept the Dry-town tradition of chaining women, when the Darkover novel The Shattered Chain is a protest against it. Only for Darkover completists.

  • Kathy Sebesta
    2018-10-14 11:14

    It's interesting to read this book at a remove of 50+ years. It's early MZB, written at the time she had started the Darkover series but before she had finalized the universe. Thus she here has some of the cultures - the Dry-Towners, Shainsa, and ya-men in particular - set into a story on a different planet than Darkover, but under the same suns. It's kind of fun to see the beginnings while knowing how it ends.

  • Lew
    2018-10-01 15:15

    I don't believe I have read any of Ms. Bradley's stories before. I enjoy reading older SciFi-Fantasy stories but to be honest I choose read one of her stories due to the relevations/accusations of her personal life. I was curious if it would be hard not wonder about how her personal life affected her writings. This is plain science fiction/fantasy story. Nothing special. Jury still out if I'll read anything else by Ms. Bradley.