Douglas Adams
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Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams (1952-2001) was the much-loved author of the Hitchhiker's Guides, all of which have sold more than 15 million copies worldwide.
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    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
    • Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34,185
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 29,258
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29,255

    Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun nonsense

    • By Randall on 04-25-09

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Book 2
    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Martin Freeman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,493
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,236
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,239

    Facing annihilation at the hands of the warlike Vogons? Time for a cup of tea....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this book!

    • By DrVeebs2b on 07-02-12

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Life, the Universe, and Everything

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Book 3
    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Martin Freeman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,260
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,399
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,399

    Only five individuals stand between the white killer robots of Krikkit and their goal of total annihilation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It's my favorite of the series

    • By J. Morgan on 02-03-07

    Regular price: $23.93

    • So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Martin Freeman
    • Length: 4 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,756
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,152
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,149

    Back on Earth with nothing more to show for his long, strange trip through time and space than a ratty towel and a plastic shopping bag, Arthur Dent is ready to believe that the past eight years were all just a figment of his stressed-out imagination....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In love with the girl

    • By Dusty Harrison on 10-15-15

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Mostly Harmless

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Martin Freeman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,905
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,423
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,426

    It's not just a trilogy any more. In the fifth book of this popular series, Arthur Dent makes the terrible mistake of starting to enjoy life, and immediately all hell breaks loose....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The end....

    • By Joe Potter on 03-20-15

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Primary Phase (Dramatized)

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Peter Jones, Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,984
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,574
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,591

    Join Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, Trillian, Zaphod Beeblebrox and Marvin the Paranoid Android in their first series of adventures as they witness the destruction of Earth to make way for a hyperspace bypass.... 

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Difficult to listen to in the car!

    • By Thomas on 08-19-12

    Regular price: $14.93

    • Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Douglas Adams
    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,414
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,287
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,282

    There is a long tradition of Great Detectives, and Dirk Gently does not belong to it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sadly, it's abridged

    • By George T. Crawford on 10-29-11

    Regular price: $13.27

    • The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Douglas Adams
    • Length: 6 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,553
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,007
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,015

    Kate Schechter would like to know why everyone she meets knows her name - and why Thor, the Norse god...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Makes you miss him even more...

    • By Bruce on 07-02-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Secondary Phase (Dramatized)

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Peter Jones, Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 966
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 785
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 787

    Stranded on Prehistoric Earth since the end of the first series, Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect are once again trying to hitch their way off the planet.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Possible Reason For Some Low Ratings

    • By 20eagle16 on 06-23-11

    Regular price: $14.93

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, The Quandary Phase (Dramatized)

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, Full Cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 738
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 519
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 521

    The Earth has miraculously reappeared and, even more miraculously, Arthur Dent has found it. Returning to his cottage after...well...ages, he falls in love with the girl of his dreams....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Getting Better

    • By W. Seligman on 10-13-05

    Regular price: $15.49

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