Life, the Universe and Everything

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Pan Macmillan, Sep 1, 2009 - Fiction
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Thirty years of celebrating the comic genius of Douglas Adams... After a series of events which have involved Arthur Dent being alternately blown up and insulted in more bizarre regions of the Galaxy that he has ever dreamt existed, he finds himself stranded on Prehistoric Earth. Luckily an amazing rescue by Ford Prefect and a time eddy, cleverly disguised as a sofa, lands them in the middle of Lords two days before the world is due to end. It’s just not cricket... Volume Three in the Trilogy of Five

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Quick and easy to read. - Goodreads
The plot on this adventure is subpar. - Goodreads
Was good, not the best ending in the series. - Goodreads
The book's other fallacy is its plotline. - Goodreads
Really interesting and different story telling style. - Goodreads
Douglas Adams' writing is brilliant as always! - Goodreads

Review: Life, the Universe and Everything (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy #3)

User Review  - Henry Avila - Goodreads

Arthur Dent finds himself living alone, on prehistoric Earth, in a cold, damp cave. His friend Ford Prefect, bored, has wandered off, without saying a word , to Africa, Arthur learns, later. The duo ... Read full review

Review: Life, the Universe and Everything (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy #3)

User Review  - Jwonnacott - Goodreads

I enjoyed this, but not quite as much as the first two books. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Douglas Adams was born in 1952 and created all the various and contradictory manifestations of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: radio, novels, TV, computer game, stage adaptation, comic book and bath towel. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy's book was published 30 years ago on 12 October 1979 and its phenomenal success sent the book straight to Number One in the UK Bestseller List. In 1984 Douglas Adams became the youngest author to be awarded a Golden Pan. His series has sold over 15 million books in the UK, the US and Australia and was also a best seller in German, Swedish and many other languages. Douglas lived with his wife and daughter in California, where he died suddenly in 2001.

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