The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick 2: We Can Remember it for You Wholesale
Many thousands of readers consider Philip K. Dick the greatest science fiction mind on any planet. Since his untimely death in 1982, interest in Dick's works has continued to mount and his reputation has been further enhanced by a growing body of critical attention. The Philip K. Dick Award is... show more
Many thousands of readers consider Philip K. Dick the greatest science fiction mind on any planet. Since his untimely death in 1982, interest in Dick's works has continued to mount and his reputation has been further enhanced by a growing body of critical attention. The Philip K. Dick Award is now given annually to a distinguished work of science fiction, and the Philip K. Dick Society is devoted to the study and promulgation of his works.This collection includes all of the writer's earliest short and medium-length fiction (including some previously unpublished stories) covering the years 1952-1955. These fascinating stories include We Can Remember It for You Wholesale, The Cookie Lady, The World She Wanted, and many others."A useful acquisition for any serious SF library or collection". -- Kirkus Reviews"The collected stories of Philip K. Dick is awe inspiring". -- The Washington Post"More than anyone else in the field, Mr. Dick really puts you inside people's minds". -- Wall Street Journal
Publish date: April 1st 2002
Pages no: 396
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Speculative Fiction
, Short Stories
, Short Story Collection
Series: The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick (#2)
Now reading the review for the "new" Total Recall, that says the film is not trying to faithful to the book. I search for this story to read "again". The short story could be found online via some library. It is scan to be viewed format, not e and no real. Weird.http://www.english.upenn.edu/~cavitch...
A fellow group member on a movie group told me that We Can Remember it for You Wholesale is the short story upon which the movie Total Recall is based. I didn't care for the movie, but I thought that was a cool idea. I'd love to read this story, and some others by Dick, since I've seen so many of t...