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Leben Norrie and 11 other people liked Eddie Watkins's review of A Scanner Darkly:
A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick
"I watched the Richard Linklater film version of this again over the weekend, and besides confirming that it's my favorite Dick adaptation it also reminded me how much I love the book. Besides being a perfect exemplification of out-there paranoia (..." Read more of this review »
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A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick
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Definitely my favourite book in the PKD collection, I find the dark humour and dialogue in this novel still relevant in today's society. Brilliant, can't-put-it-down read
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Ubik by Philip K. Dick
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Great book to introduce new PKD readers to his stuff, great pace. Have read this about 4 times.
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Old Man's War by John Scalzi
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Really good quality Military sci-fi
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The Kalevala by Elias Lönnrot
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Hard to fault this classic, despite being written in epic poem verse I have read and re-read this time and time again, it's fantastic and a good bit of 'off-the-wall' classic literature!
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Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
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My all time favourite book. Brilliant and insightful.
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The Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut
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My dad gave me a big maroon book that has a collection of 6 of Vonneguts books (Slaughterhouse 5, Cats Cradle, Player Piano, BoC, Mother Night and Sirens of Titan) and it sat in my wardrobe for a couple of months. I hadn't really read anything in a c ...more
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Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
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Hands down , my favourite author
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Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut
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I guess not being American made this story a little less relatable due to the Nixon references. Not my favourite Vonnegut, but readable
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