Author: Mary Caraker
Publisher: Signet 0451144988
Year: 1986 Print: 1 Cover Price: $2.95
Condition: Near Fine. Light wear
Genre: Science Fiction
Though couched as a novel, really more like a sequence of connected short stories. Following the career of a teacher who seeks her work out among far flung colonies and alien planets, each chapter features a new world, with distinct cultures and pitfalls. A quick but interesting read, with a tidy ending.