Grumbles from the Grave

Grumbles from the Grave
First Edition cover for Grumbles from the Grave
AuthorRobert A. Heinlein
Cover artistMichael Whelan
CountryUnited States
SubjectAutobiography and biography
PublisherDel Rey
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Media typePrint (hardcover and paperback)

Grumbles from the Grave is a posthumous 1989 autobiography of science fiction author Robert A. Heinlein collated by his wife Virginia Heinlein from his notes and writings.


The work is the closest that Heinlein, an ex-naval officer and prominent science fiction writer, came to writing an autobiography. The book contains a wide range of correspondence, notes and memoirs edited by Heinlein's wife Virginia, and was published a year and a half after his death.

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