It’s Philip K. Dick central this week, with a new collection of short stories and slew of rejackets to add to your growing library.
SELECTED STORIES OF PHILIP K. DICK. Contains twenty-one of Dick’s most dazzling and resonant stories, including ”The Minority Report,” the basis for the Steven Spielberg movie, and “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale,” the basis for the film Total Recall. With an introduction by Jonathan Lethem, Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick is a magnificent distillation of one of American literature’s most searching imaginations.
CLANS OF THE ALPHANE MOON by Philip K. Dick. The Alphane moon may be full of people with clinical disorders, but are the “normal” people who are supposed to cure them really any saner?
DEUS IRAE by Philip K. Dick. In this collaboration with Roger Zelazny, an armless and legless painter must undertake a pilgrimage through a nuclear war-ravaged America in a search for the God of Wrath, whose picture he has been commissioned to paint.
DR. FUTURITY by Philip K. Dick. When a doctor is taken into a future where death is embraced by society, he is the only one who can save a time-traveling revolutionary.
GALACTIC POT-HEALER by Philip K. Dick. A powerful and enigmatic alien recruits humans and aliens to help it restore a sunken cathedral in this touching and hilarious novel.
A MAZE OF DEATH by Philip K. Dick. A sci-fi murder mystery set on a mysterious planet, with a twist ending that leaves the reader wondering just what they’ve been witnessing the whole time.
OUR FRIENDS FROM FROLIX 8 by Philip K. Dick. This satirical adventure from Philip K. Dick deals with issues of power, class, and politics, set in a world ruled by big-brained elites. But one man went to space to find help, and now he is returning with it—a giant, indestructible alien blob.