The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, #2)

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  • 250 pages
  • The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, #2)
  • Douglas Adams
  • English
  • 23 April 2019

About the Author: Douglas Adams

Douglas No l Adams was an English author, comic radio dramatist, and musician He is best known as the author of theHitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxyseries Hitchhiker s began on radio, and developed into a trilogy of five books which soldthan fifteen million copies during his lifetime as well as a television series, a comic book series, a computer game, and a feature film that was co Douglas No l Adams was an English author, comic radio dramatist, and musician He is best known as the author of theHitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxyseries Hitchhiker s began on radio, and developed into a trilogy of five books which soldthan fifteen million copies during his lifetime as well as a television series, a comic book series, a computer game, and a feature film that was completed after Adams death The series has also been adapted for live theatre using various scripts the earliest such productions used material newly written by Adams He was known to some fans as Bop Ad after his illegible signature , or by his initials DNA.In addition to The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams wrote or co wrote three stories of the science fiction television series Doctor Who and served as Script Editor during the seventeenth season His other written works include the Dirk Gently novels, and he co wrote two Liff books and Last Chance to See, itself based on a radio series Adams also originated the idea for the computer game Starship Titanic, which was produced by a company that Adams co founded, and adapted into a novel by Terry Jones A posthumous collection of essays and other material, including an incomplete novel, was published asThe Salmon of Doubtin 2002.His fans and friends also knew Adams as an environmental activist and a lover of fast cars, cameras, the Macintosh computer, and other techno gizmos Toward the end of his life he was a sought after lecturer on topics including technology and the environment


The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, #2) Alternate Cover Edition ISBN 0345418921 ISBN13 9780345418920 Facing Annihilation At The Hands Of The Warlike Vogons Is A Curious Time To Have A Cosmically Displaced Arthur Dent And His Curious Comrades In Arms As They Hurtle Through Space Powered By Pure Improbability And Desperately In Search Of A Place To Eat Among Arthur S Motley Shipmates Are Ford Prefect, A Long Time Friend And Contributor To The The Hitch Hiker S Guide To The Galaxy Zaphod Beeblebrox, The Three Armed, Two Headed Ex President Of The Galaxy Tricia McMilan, A Fellow Earth Refuge Who S Gone Native Her Name Is Trillian Now And Marvin, Who Suffers Nothing And No One Gladly.Source Douglasadams.com

10 thoughts on “The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, #2)

  1. says:

    The universe is a joke Even before I was shown the meaning of life in a dream at 17 then promptly forgot it because I thought I smelled pancakes , I knew this to be true and yet, I have always felt a need to search for the truth, that nebulous, ill treated creature Adams has always been, to me, to be a welcome companion in that journey Between the search for meaning and the recognition that it s all a joke in poor taste lies Douglas Adams, and, luckily for us, he doesn t seem to mind if you The universe is a joke Even before I was shown the meaning of life in a dream at 17 then promptly forgot it because I thought I smelled pancakes , I knew this to be true and yet, I have always felt a need to search for the truth, that nebulous, ill treated creature Adams has always been, to me, to be a welcome companion in that journey Between the search for meaning and the recognition that it s all a joke in poor taste lies Douglas Adams, and, luckily for us, he doesn t seem to mind if you lie there with him He s a tall guy, but he ll make room.For all his crazed unpredictability, Adams is a powerful rationalist His humor comes from his attempts to really think through all the things we take for granted It turns out it takes littlethan a moment s questioning to burst our preconceptions at the seams, yet rarely does thi...

  2. says:

    Captain Jeltz, our old, not so good friend, a callous butcher from the previous book, is after the stolen spaceship, with the unlikely name, Heart of Gold , again On board are Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, Trillian, and the ex President of the Galaxy, the thief, Zaphod Beeblebrox nobody cares about Marvin, the annoying robot The unsmiling captain likes killing, that s what h...

  3. says:

    There is theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something evenbizarre and inexplicable.There is another theory which states that this has already happened Arthur Dent and his companions went through some bizarre and inexplicable a...

  4. says:

    I was talking to a friend of mine the other day, when he asked me for a book recommendation Nothing too long, he said Or too factual My brain starting racing Tolstoy Much too long Bill Bryson Much too factual The news I suggested No, no, he said A book My mind kept racing through titles Ah, I ve got it I said finally Try The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy series They are wholly...

  5. says:

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy 2 , Douglas AdamsThe Restaurant at the End of the Universe 1980, ISBN 0 345 39181 0 is the second book in the Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy comedy science fiction trilogy by Douglas Adams, and is a sequel 2016 1395 217 9786002292 The Restaurant ...

  6. says:

    Had I read this I couldn t recall I knew I d seen the old tv version, but I wasn t sure I d actually read the book, so I read it And why not It s a hell of a good book, and I d do it again The Restaurant at the End of the Universe is kind of the continuing adventures of Arthur Dent Honestly, while he s a focal point of book one, he doesn t factor into the sequel as much This isabout Zaphod Beeblebrox and Ford Perfect, as well as the kitchen sink s worth of whatever zany ideas Douglas Had I read this I couldn t recall I knew I d seen the old tv version, but I wasn t sure I d actually read the book, so I read it And why not It s a hell of a good book, and I d do it again The Restaurant at the End of the Universe is kind of the continuing adventures of Arthur Dent Honestly, while he s a focal point of book one, he doesn t factor into the sequel as much This isabout Zaphod Beeblebrox and Ford Perfect, as well as the kitchen sink s worth of whatever zany ideas Douglas Adams wanted to throw into the works I say zany ideas as if they are a haphazard, careless collection of ramblings, but Adams does actually st...

  7. says:

    It must be nice, mused Ford Prefect thoughtfully, to know what you re for I don t have the slightest idea what I m for Most sentient beings don t But you, he continued, turning to Arthur and Trillian You know Part of finding the answer to the Ultimate Question I m sure that s comforting at times You mean the 42 business asked Arthur What asked Zaphod s left head incredulously, while his right head rolled its eye...

  8. says:

    The Universe some information to help you live in it.1 Area Infinite.The HitchHiker s Guide to the Galaxy offers this definition of the word Infinite.Infinite Bigger than the biggest thing ever and then some Much bigger than that in fact, really amazingly immense, a totally stunning size, wow, that s big , time Infinity is just so big that by compariso...

  9. says:

    Better than the first book This hasfunny moments and I just found myself laughing out loudthan when I was reading the first book I guess it was by design Douglas Adams had to explain fully his milieu for the series Since he did that in the first book, his characters now have the whole universe to play around for themselves So, they just don t hop and hop from one planet to another but also in this one, enjoy a time travel They went to a restaurant at the end of the universe Pr B...

  10. says:

    I m absolutely astounded at how quotable this book is It s no wonder Douglas Adams suffered from writers block because just about every line in the entire book and previous book, and probably subsequent books , is perfectly crafted to bring about a chuckle In this second book of the trilogy of five which is now 6 I m told , our crew of Beeblebrox, Arthur, Trillian, Ford Prefect, and of course the loveable Melvin the depressed robot, has to find the man behind the power, the ruler of the enti I m absolutely astounded at how quotable this book is It s no wonder Douglas Adams suffered from writers block because just about every line in the entire book and previous book, and probably subsequent books , is perfectly crafted to bring about a chuckle In this second book of the trilogy of five which is now 6 I m told , our crew of Beeblebrox, Arthur, Trillian, Ford Prefect, and of course the loveable Melvin the depressed robot, has to find the man behind the power, the ruler of the entire universe Of course, it s peppered withgreat ...

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