Books Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein Paperback, 263 pages, Berkley Pub Group, List Price: $5.50 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleStarship TroopersAuthorRobert A. Heinlein Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary In one of Robert A. Heinlein's most controversial novels, a recruit of the future goes through the toughest boot camp in the universe and into battle with the Terran Mobile Infantry against humankind's most frightening enemy. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Robert A. Heinlein Stranger in a Strange Land The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress Glory Road Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Starship Troopers Opinion 100 Best Books Your Picks: Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books August 11, 2011 More than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles.