A while back SSI released the Kindle Edition of The High Frontier on Amazon.com as a way to get The Vision out to new eyes in an inexpensive way. The cost of this edition is very low ($6.99), and even less to folks with a Kindle Unlimited Prime account (Free-ish).
We have some plans for The High Frontier for this year too… currently written in pencil. It all comes down to TANSTAAFL (“there ain’t no such thing as a free lunch” – Heinlein) and if we all stay up to date with SSI Associate dues and if additional contributions work out then we hope to be letting you in on some interesting information soon.
But back to this story…
SSI released The High Frontier Kindle edition at the low price to get The High Frontier read by new people and re-read in a fresh way by its long-time fans, and we are happy to see that it is being read.
When you look at the Amazon reviews of The High Frontier you see that for the most part they are glowing, but occasionally they bring up points that, due to the time and events that have passed since Professor O’Neill originally sat down at his typewriter, require some “reading between the lines” in the book.
For instance, there was a review thread that said: Continue reading Make Something, Make The High Frontier