Series: Moties

Author: Larry Niven

The Gripping Hand (1993)
3.8 of 5 Votes: 5
The Mote in God's Eye (2011)
4.05 of 5 Votes: 5
What could have been a decent fist-contact story is completely undercut by poor character writing, lazy sexism, lack of actual critical thinking about human society, and a science fiction plot twist that itself undercuts the book's lazy sexism. The book has the pieces for what should be a decent ...