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Many thousands of readers consider Philip K. Dick the greatest science fiction mind onany planet. Since his untimely death in 1982, interest in Dick’s works has continued to mount, and his reputation has been further enhanced by a growing body of critical attention. The Philip K. Dick Award is now given annually to a distinguished work of science fiction, and the Philip K. Dick Society is devoted to the study and promulgation of his works.Dick won the prestigious Hugo Award for the best novel of 1963 for The Man in the High Castle. In the last year of his life, the filmBlade Runner was made from his novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?This collection includes some of Dick’s earliest short and medium-length fiction, includingWe Can Remember It for You Wholesale (the story that inspired the motion pictureTotal Recall), Second Variety (which inspired the motion picture Screamers), Paycheck,The Minority Report, and twenty more.
Number of Pages: 422
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy, Short Stories
Publisher: Kensington Pub Corp
Author: Philip K. Dick
Street Date: January 26, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-7980
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