The Eleven Million Mile High Dancer: Novel

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Penguin Books, 1986 - Cats - 447 pages
A cult classic from its first appearance, this ambitious novel is a rich and comic blend of physics, feminism, and political farce. Brilliant physicist Amanda Jaworski is in training to be the first person to journey to Mars. With her magic cat, Schrodinger, Amanda soon finds herself doing battle with the greatest seductress of all, the Eleven Million Mile High Dancer, a being from 40 million light years away.

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It was in a row of books sitting on the floor of the back room in a used book store east of Chicago that I first encountered this book. My field of study at the time was Ceramics, and I intended to ... Read full review

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Amanda Jaworski is an astronaut who has already been to Saturn. She is passionate about every aspect of her life. Men (she has two), her job (teaching and space travel), and her cat (Schrodinger, the ... Read full review


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