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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 12/07/2001
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It began with a blinding light, a divine revelation from a mysterious intelligence that called itself VALIS. And with that, the fabric of reality was ripped open and laid bare so that anything seemed possible, but nothing seemed quite right.

Part science fiction, part theological detective story in which God plays both the missing person and the perpetrator of the ultimate crime, VALIS is both disorienting and eerily funny, and a joy to read.

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
ISBN: 9781857983395
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 254 g
Dimensions: 198 x 163 x 21 mm


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One of the most original practitioners writing any kind of fiction, Dick made most of the European avant-garde seem like navel-gazers in a cul-de-sac * Sunday Times *
My literary hero * Fay Weldon *
For everyone lost in the endlessly multiplicating realities of the modern world, remember: Philip K. Dick got there first * Terry Gilliam *

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“Part of being sane is being a little crazy”

Philip K Dick stories have inspired some of the best sci-fi movies of the past twenty years

VALIS however, is in some ways, hardly science fiction at all. It charts one mans descent into (and through) madness.

Its... More

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