To Sail Beyond the Sunset by Robert A. HeinleinTo Sail Beyond the Sunset by Robert A. Heinlein

To Sail Beyond the Sunset

byRobert A. Heinlein

Mass Market Paperback | June 1, 1988

Pricing and Purchase Info

$7.27 online 
$9.99 list price save 27%
Earn 36 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores


Bestselling author Robert A. Heinlein's autobiographical masterpiece—a wondrous return to the alternate universes that all Heinlein fans have come to know and love.

Maureen Johnson, the somewhat irregular mother of Lazarus Long, wakes up in bed with a man and a cat. The cat is Pixel, well-known to readers of the New York Times bestseller The Cat Who Walks Through Walls. The man is a stranger to her, and besides that, he is dead...

Filled with the master’s most beloved characters, To Sail Beyond the Sunset broadens and enriches Heinlein's epic visions of time and space, life and death, love and desire...
Robert Anson Heinlein was born in Missouri in 1907, and was raised there. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1929, but was forced by illness to retire from the Navy in 1934. He settled in California and over the next five years held a variety of jobs while doing post-graduate work in mathematics and physics at the University o...
Title:To Sail Beyond the SunsetFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 6.8 × 4.2 × 1.2 inPublished:June 1, 1988Publisher:Ace MM

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0441748600

ISBN - 13:9780441748600

Appropriate for ages: 18 - 18

Look for similar items by category:


Rated 3 out of 5 by from I liked it I have nearly every book by this author and I have read them all. This is not one of my favourites but I enjoyed reading it and given the continuation in the "series", it was nice to read more.
Date published: 2016-12-03

From Our Editors

The millions of fans of Lazarus Long--probably Heinlein's most beloved character--will flock to this new tale, which continues adventures of the characters of The Cat Who Walked Through Walls. From the author of Stranger in a Strange Land and Time Enough for Love

Editorial Reviews

“Thought-provoking...considerable wit and energy!”—Newsday“Admirably successful...The autobiographical material is consistently superb. The alternate universes are equally well done...The sexuality shows the lusty pleasure in smashing taboos familiar to readers of Stranger in a Strange Land.”—Chicago Sun-Times“In To Sail Beyond the Sunset, Heinlein continues to asseble most, if not all, the characters he has ever created...He remains the master!”—Locus“Exuberant and spirited...unquestionable one of the major, defining works of Robert A. Heinlein's long and successful career.”—San Jose Mercry News