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Aliens and Alien Societies(1996)
A writer's guide to creating extraterrestial life-forms
A non fiction book by Ben Bova and Stanley Schmidt
Is there other life out there? What do these beings look like, and how do they live? What language do they speak, and what technology do they have? Learn how to create fascinating but plausible aliens with Aliens and Alien Societies: A Writer's Guide to Creating Extraterrestrial Life-Forms. Science fiction readers are largely a sophisticated and knowledgeable group -- don't doom your fiction by making rookie mistakes.
Used availability for Stanley Schmidt's Aliens and Alien Societies
January 1996 : USA Hardback
May 2011 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition