The Light That Never Was Author:Lloyd Biggle, Jr. "Yes, but would you want your daughter to marry a Mesz?" — Art critics are notoriously inhuman - and on Donov many of them are physically inhuman as well. Donov was a planet devoted to the arts. People came from all over the galaxy to attend its galleries and meet its artists. And many of its best artists were not human either. — But when a rising... more » tide of anti-alien pogroms and riots began zeroing in on Donov from outer space, it became clear that there was a plot afoot that had nothing to do with art critcism. It had to do with planetary genocide.
And that's the basis of Lloyd Biggle's most ingenious and suspensful space novel since THE WORLD MENDERS.« less