The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy : The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Series, Book 1. / Douglas Adams.
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- ISBN: 9780739349366 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2006.
Book 1 of the Hitchhiker Series (series numeration from NoveList).
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Narrator: Stephen Fry.
"IRRESISTIBLE!"-The Boston GlobeSeconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor.Together this dynamic pair begin a journey through space aided by quotes from The Hitchhiker's Guide ("A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have") and a galaxy-full of fellow travelers: Zaphod Beeblebrox-the two-headed, three-armed ex-hippie and totally out-to-lunch president of the galaxy; Trillian, Zaphod's girlfriend (formally Tricia McMillan), whom Arthur tried to pick up at a cocktail party once upon a time zone; Marvin, a paranoid, brilliant, and chronically depressed robot; Veet Voojagig, a former graduate student who is obsessed with the disappearance of all the ballpoint pens he bought...
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Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 12
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|Subject:||Prefect, Ford (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Dent, Arthur (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Science Fiction & Fantasy.
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