Mostly Harmless (Hitchhiker's Guide, #5)
Thirty years of celebrating the comic genius of Douglas Adams...Arthur Dent hadn't had a day as bad as this since the Earth had been blown up. Depressed and alone, Arthur finally settles on the small planet Lamuella and becomes a sandwich maker. Looking forward to a quiet life, his plans are... show more
Thirty years of celebrating the comic genius of Douglas Adams...Arthur Dent hadn't had a day as bad as this since the Earth had been blown up. Depressed and alone, Arthur finally settles on the small planet Lamuella and becomes a sandwich maker. Looking forward to a quiet life, his plans are thrown awry by the unexpected arrival of his daughter. There's nothing worse than a frustrated teenager with a copy of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy in their hands. When she runs away -- Arthur goes after her determined to save her from the horrors of the universe. After all -- he's encountered most of them before...VOLUME FIVE IN THE TRILOGY OF FIVE
Publish date: October 1st 2009
Publisher: Pan Books
Pages no: 230
Edition language: English
Series: Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy -5 (#5)
This was my favourite book in the series - clever and hilarious, of course, but also fascinating on philosophical and scientific levels. Parallel universes and infinite Earths - well there were at the start of the novel anyway. One thing I did notice after five books, however, is the lack of charact...
Elles recommencèrent deux fois le même cirque, jusqu'à ce que Tricia fût certaine que tout ce qui pouvait humainement être clair était aussi clair qu'il soit humainement possible de l'être.Elle commençait vraiment à être piquée. Elle avait même imaginé qu'un oiseau de Central Park l'avait scrutée av...
This was far more enjoyable than the previous volume in the series. Appropriate pace, and the hopping around to different POVs wasn't nearly as confusing as it has been.
I’m not really sure about this book. At first I was going to suggest that it didn’t have any point but then again this is a part of the Hitchhiker’s Guide series, which basically means that the books aren’t going to have a plot, or a point. Well, I guess the lack of a plot, and a point, is a point i...
I was dreading this one -- typically, like X-Men: The Last Stand, or The Highlander sequels, I prefer to pretend this doesn't exist. It's the only one of the series that I haven't bought my son, and I don't plan on changing that. Which doesn't mean I couldn't be won over -- after 4 or 5 tries, Dirk ...