Cover of The Word for World is Forest.

The Word for World is Forest

author: Ursula K. Le Guin (1972)
series: Hainish Cycle #6
date read: 2018-02-21
pages: 160
lists: scifi
rating: β˜… β˜… β˜… β˜… β˜†

I enjoyed it a lot. While I would have liked to get to know the alien culture (and its language!) even better, I was given a lot of context. Also, the story is told as seen by an alien, a nice human anthropologist, and a horrible, vicious, self-righteous human soldier, which was well done.

Related books Books related to the whole series are linked at the first part of the series.