The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag

The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag Robert A. Heinlein


The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag

Jonathon Hoag discovers a mysterious substance under his fingernails and can't remember what he does for a living or how he spends his days. He enlists private detectives Edward and Cynthia Randall to follow him and uncover his identity, entangling them in a web of intrigue and nightmarish encounters… causing all to question their own and each others' sanity. From the bestselling author of STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND, GLORY ROAD and STARSHIP TROOPERS.

"Not only America's premier writer of speculative fiction, but the greatest writer of such fiction in the world."
- Stephen King

"There is no other writer whose work has exhilarated me as often and to such an extent as Heinlein."
- Dean Koontz

"One of the most influential writers in American Literature."
- The New York Times Book Review

"Heinlein wears imagination as though it were his private suit of clothes."
- The New York Times

"Heinlein… has the ability to see technologies just around the bend. That, combined with his outstanding skill as a writer and engineer-inventor, produces books that are often years ahead of their time."
- The Philadelphia Inquirer

"One of the grand masters of science fiction."
- The Wall Street Journal

about the author:
Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988), often called the Science Fiction Grand Master, was the author of such ground-breaking novels as STARSHIP TROOPERS, RED PLANET, STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND and THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS. He is generally considered the greatest and most influential science fiction writer of the twentieth century. In addition to being a bestselling author, Heinlein's novels won 4 Hugo awards, 3 "retro Hugo" awards, and the first "Grand Master Award" from the Science Fiction Writers of America.

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A Desagradável Profissão de Jonathan Hoag (The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag) é uma estória escrita por Robert A. Heinlein em 1942, e publicada pela primeira vez na revista Unknown Worlds sob o pseudônimo de John Riverside. Essa estória foi a última contribuição de Robert A. Heinlein à chamada Golden Age da ficção, antes de interromper seu trabalho devido à segunda guerra mundial. Um filme de Alex Proyas (de Cidade das Sombras, O Corvo e Eu,Robô) está atualmente sendo desenvol... leia mais


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