Philip K. Dick
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Philip K. Dick

Over a writing career that spanned three decades, Philip K. Dick (1928-1982) published 36 science fiction novels and 121 short stories in which he explored the essence of what makes man human and the dangers of centralized power. Toward the end of his life, his work turned toward deeply personal, metaphysical questions concerning the nature of God. Eleven novels and short stories have been adapted to film; notably: Blade Runner (based on Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?), Total Recall, Minority Report, and A Scanner Darkly. The recipient of critical acclaim and numerous awards throughout his career, Dick was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame in 2005, and in 2007 the Library of America published a selection of his novels in three volumes. His work has been translated into more than twenty-five languages.

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    • Blade Runner

    • Originally published as Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5,277
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,554
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4,563

    Somewhere among the hordes of humans out there, lurked several rogue androids....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Asking the important questions 50 years on

    • By Ian C Robertson on 05-09-12
    • Originally published as Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Release date: 11-27-07
    • 4 out of 5 stars 5,277 ratings

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Man in the High Castle

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Jeff Cummings
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5,775
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5,296
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5,316

    It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wanted to see what all the buzz was about!

    • By Gray on 06-23-15

    Regular price: $29.99

    • A Scanner Darkly

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Paul Giamatti
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,757
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,401
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,399

    Caustically funny, eerily accurate in its depiction of junkies, scam artists, and the walking brain-dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Drugs are bad

    • By Randall on 04-25-09

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Ubik

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 7 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,881
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,586
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,585

    Glen Runciter runs a lucrative business - deploying his teams of anti-psychics to corporate clients who want privacy and security from psychic spies....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great performance of an SF classic

    • By Steve on 07-10-16

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick

    • By: Philip K. Dick, Pamela Jackson (editor), Jonathan Lethem (editor)
    • Narrated by: Fred Stella
    • Length: 52 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 123
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick is the magnificent and imaginative final work of an author who dedicated his life to questioning the nature of reality and perception....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating Journals of a Garage Philosopher

    • By Rich S. on 10-05-13

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Valis

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Phil Gigante
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 285
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 255
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    What is VALIS? This question is at the heart of Philip K. Dick's groundbreaking novel, the first book in his defining trilogy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Life changing

    • By Michael on 03-16-16

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 289
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 269
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270

    On Mars, the harsh climate could make any colonist turn to drugs to escape a dead-end existence. Especially when the drug is Can-D....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic and current

    • By Jerry Witt on 12-20-15

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Volume II: Adjustment Team

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Jeff Cummings
    • Length: 18 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Adjustment Team is the second installment of a uniform, five-volume edition of The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. This wide-ranging collection contains 26 stories and novellas....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another awesome volume! Loved it!

    • By Renee Tang on 05-06-17

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Volume III: Upon the Dull Earth

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 19 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    Upon the Dull Earth is the third installment of a uniform, five-volume edition of The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. This generous collection contains 22 stories and novellas....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Pretty good but I enjoyed Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 more

    • By Renee Tang on 05-30-17

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Minority Report and Other Stories (Unabridged Stories)

    • By: Philip K. Dick
    • Narrated by: Keir Dullea
    • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,128
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 696
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 698

    Viewed by many as the greatest science fiction writer on any planet, Philip K. Dick has written some of the most intriguing, original, and thought-provoking fiction of our time....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nice Collection of Four P.D.K. Short Stories

    • By Travis on 05-12-11

    Regular price: $21.67

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