Beyond Lies The Wub

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473379385
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Beyond Lies The Wub from the Author: Philip K. Dick. This early work by Philip K. Dick was originally published in 1952 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'Beyond Lies the Wub' is a short story about a curious pig-like alien and its unusual intelligence. Philip Kindred Dick was born on December 16 1928, in Chicago, Illinois. Dick and his family moved to the Bay Area of San Francisco when he was young, and later on to Washington DC following his parents divorce. Dick attended Elementary school and then a Quaker school before the family moved back to California. It was around this time that Dick began to take an active interest in the science fiction genre, reading his first magazine ‘Stirring Science Stories’, at age twelve. Dick married five times between 1959 and 1973, and had three children. He sold his first story in 1951 and from that point on he wrote full-time, selling his first novel in 1955. In addition to 44 published novels, Dick wrote an estimated 121 short stories, most of which appeared in science fiction magazines during his lifetime. In addition to 44 published novels, Dick wrote an estimated 121 short stories, most of which appeared in science fiction magazines during his lifetime. After his death, many of his stories made the transition to the big screen, with blockbuster films such as Blade Runner, Total Recall and Minority Report being based on his works.

Beyond Lies The Wub And Other Early Stories

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Digireads.Com
ISBN: 9781420947700
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Beyond Lies The Wub And Other Early Stories from the Author: Philip K. Dick. Among the great history of science fiction writing there exists firmly the legacy of Philip K. Dick. The themes of Dick's work explore the gamut of sociological, political and metaphysical. Dominated by monopolistic corporations, authoritarian governments, and altered states, Dick's works are well known as the source material for some of the greatest science fiction movies of all time including "Blade Runner," "Total Recall," "A Scanner Darkly," and "Minority Report." This collection pulls together many of his early short stories. Included in this volume are the following stories: "Beyond Lies the Wub," "The Skull," "The Gun," "The Eyes Have It," "Tony and the Beetles," "Mr. Spaceship," "The Defenders," "Piper in the Woods," "Second Variety," "The Variable Man," "The Hanging Stranger," "Beyond the Door," and "The Crystal Crypt."

Philip K Dick Eleven Science Fiction Stories

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Oxford City Press
ISBN: 9781781393109
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Philip K Dick Eleven Science Fiction Stories from the Author: Philip K. Dick. Philip K. Dick is a master sci-fi writer, his ingenious idiosyncratic stories have become blockbuster movies and challenged our perception of reality; these movies include "Blade Runner," "Total Recall," and "The Adjustment Bureau." This volume is a collection of early Philip K. Dick stories. They bear his unmistakable imprint and are thought-provoking, sometimes bizarre and sometimes sinister, questioning our perceptions of what it means to be human and how we make our ethical decisions. Due to the age of the stories they are not smooth and technologically sophisticated. Instead, they contain raw ideas that challenge and shock, they are science fiction writing at its very best, a must read for any fan of the genre. The stories are: Beyond Lies the Wub, Beyond the Door, The Crystal Crypt, The Defenders, The Gun, The Skull, The Eyes Have It, Second Variety, The Variable Man, Mr. Spaceship, Piper in the Woods

Cuentos Completos Beyond Lies The Wub

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Minotauro Ediciones Avd
ISBN: 9788445076996
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Cuentos Completos Beyond Lies The Wub from the Author: Philip K. Dick. Además de novelista, Philip K. Dick fue un prolífico autor de cuentos y relatos, muchos de los cuales han sido llevados al cine en los últimos tiempos. Él mismo reunió sus narraciones breves en cinco volúmenes que ahora recuperamos en una edición revisada. Esta cuarta entrega recoge 18 relatos que Philip K. Dick escribió entre los años 1954 y 1964. En ellos encontraremos las primeras exploraciones de algunos de los temas centrales de su obra. Se trata de auténticas joyas literarias que destilan la magia propia de Dick y donde quedan patentes sus constantes obsesiones: la muerte, la alineación, la locura, la religión y la represión, y la naturaleza esquiva de la realidad. De lectura ágil y entretenida, este libro nos invita tanto a adentrarnos en el fascinante universo dickiano como a observar la evolución del luminoso talento de uno de los escritores más relevantes del siglo XX.

The Crawlers

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 1443442798
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The Crawlers from the Author: Philip K. Dick. When bizarre creatures begin plaguing a small farming town, a man from the nearby radioactive science laboratory is sent to investigate and deal with the problem. Philip K. Dick was an American science-fiction novelist, short-story writer and essayist. His first short story, “Beyond Lies the Wub,” was published shortly after his high school graduation. Some of his most famous short stories were adapted for film, including “The Minority Report,” “Paycheck,” “Second Variety” (adapted into the film Screamers) and “We Can Remember It For You Wholesale” (adapted into the film Total Recall). HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.

Beyond Lies The Wub

Author: Icon Group International
Publisher: ICON Group International
ISBN: 9780546455519
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Beyond Lies The Wub from the Author: Icon Group International.

Cuentos Completos V

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher:
ISBN: 9788445077184
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Cuentos Completos V from the Author: Philip K. Dick. Además de novelista, Philip K. Dick fue un prolífico autor de cuentos y relatos, muchos de los cuales han sido llevados al cine en los últimos tiempos. Él mismo reunió sus narraciones breves en cinco volúmenes que ahora recuperamos en una edición revisada. Esta quinta entrega recoge 24 relatos escritos entre los años 1963 y 1980. Se trata de auténticas joyas literarias donde quedan patentes las constantes obsesiones del autor: la muerte, la alienación, la locura, la religión y la represión, y la naturaleza esquiva de la realidad. De lectura ágil y entretenida, este libro nos invita a adentrarnos en el fascinante universo dickiano.

The Philip K Dick Megapack

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 143444676X
Size: 67.35 MB
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The Philip K Dick Megapack from the Author: Philip K. Dick. The Philip K. Dick Megapack assembles no less than 15 classic science fiction stories by Philip K. Dick. Included are: INTRODUCTION: PHILIP K. DICK EXHIBIT PIECE BEYOND LIES THE WUB THE DEFENDERS THE CRYSTAL CRYPT BEYOND THE DOOR SECOND VARIETY THE EYES HAVE IT THE GUN THE VARIABLE MAN TONY AND THE BEETLES THE HANGING STRANGER THE SKULL PIPER IN THE WOODS MR. SPACESHIP STRANGE EDEN And don't forget to search this ebook store for "Wildside Megapack" (or just Megapack if Wildside Megapack doesn't work) to see all the entries in the Megapack series -- including volumes of science fiction, fantasy, horror, mystery, westerns, and much, much more!

The Philip K Dick Collection

Author: Philip K. Dick
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781530278053
Size: 35.53 MB
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The Philip K Dick Collection from the Author: Philip K. Dick. This Collection includes Fifteen Short stories of Science Fiction by Philip K. Dick published during 1952-1954: * The Crystal Crypt * Beyond the Door * The Gun * Beyond Lies the Wub * The Skull * The Defenders * Second Variety * The Variable Man * Mr. Spaceship * The Eyes Have It * Piper in the Woods * Adjustment Team * The Hanging Stranger * Tony and the Beetles * The Golden Man