Books The Dispossessed An Ambiguous Utopia by Ursula K. Le Guin Paperback, , Harpercollins, List Price: $5.50 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe DispossessedSubtitleAn Ambiguous UtopiaAuthorUrsula K. Le Guin Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Unwilling to accept that his anarchist world must be separated from the rest of the civilized universe, Shevek, a brilliant physicist, risks his life by traveling to the utopian mother planet of Urras. Also by Ursula K. Le Guin The Left Hand of Darkness Words Are My Matter No Time to Spare The Wave in the Mind The Lathe of Heaven See More Books Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Dispossessed 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.