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Ubik: A Novel By Philip K. Dick

I recently finished reading, (actually in this case I listened to the audiobook),  the novel “Ubik” written in 1969 by Philip K. Dick. For those of you who are familiar with the movie “ 402 more words

Book Reviews

Żałosność i smętek, weltszmerc i tęsknica po redaktorze Sebastianie Moryniu (Fronda)

Dawno, dawno temu, kiedy bylem małą szukającą prawdy dziewczynka postanowiłem nie ograniczać się programowo do czytania wyłącznie zakurzonych klasyków.

Zuchwale, niczym kieszonkowiec w zatłoczonym tramwaju, sięgałem po bogactwo luminarzy polskiej publicystyki, sztuki żywej – redaktorów Sakiewicza, Cezarego Michalskiego, Blumsztajna, Urbana, depresyjnego wonczas Ziemkiewicza, redaktorki Kingi Dunin, etyczki Środy z jej lustrzanym Janem Hartmanem, czy nawet do postawionej na odcinku wyznaniowym redaktor Wiśniewskiej. 1,016 more words

Review: Octopus – Assembly George Square

First published in The Times, Monday August 22 2016

Three Stars

The most powerful dystopian dramas are those that resound with the nerve-jangling ring of familiarity. 350 more words

Theatre Reviews

The Man Who Japed

After reading a couple “young adult” novels and a couple of mysteries, I hopped back into vintage science fiction with Philip K. Dick’s The Man Who Japed… 859 more words

Novels

Book Review: I Am Alive and You Are Dead: A Journey Into the Mind of Philip K. Dick by Emmanuel Carrere

This is a very disturbing book.  It was first published in French in 1993, and the English translation was published in the United States in 2004.   841 more words

Book Reviews

The Book of the Unnamed Midwife: A Review

Meg Elison’s The Book of the Unnamed Midwife received the Philp K. Dick Award in 2015, and it’s not hard to see why. Philip K. Dick once said, 1,069 more words

Reading Life

Book Review: A SCANNER DARKLY

Philip K. Dick
Vintage Books
1977

Cops and criminals have always been interdependent, but no novel has explored that perverse symbiosis more powerfully than A Scanner Darkly. 620 more words

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