|Wizard (1980) [Novel]|
by John Varley
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Gaea invites humans with incurable ailments to apply for miracles; few are accepted. Among the successful applicants, transported to Gaea to prove their worthiness, are Chris Major, whose unpredictable fugue states make him a menace to society, and Robin the Nine-Fingered, a courageous, naive, epileptic young witch from a lesbian satellite colony.
Hugo nominee for Best Novel - 1981.
Original title: Wizard
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Alien Beings
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure→ Planetary Exploration and Colonization