Martian Time-Slip and The Golden Man

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Martian Time-Slip

On the arid colony of Mars, the only thing more precious than water may be a ten-year-old schizophrenic boy named Manfred Steiner. Although the UN has slated "anomalous" children for deportation and destruction, some suspect that Manfred's disorder may be a window into the future. But what sort of future? In Martian Time-Slip, Dick uses power politics and extraterrestrial real-estate scams, adultery, and murder to penetrate the mysteries of being and time.

The Golden Man

In the post-nuclear America, monstrous mutants roam freely. A government agency, the DCA, is formed to rid the world of mutants. But there is one of the new species that is not a monster: eighteen year old Cris Johnson. He is a perfect specimen of young manhood, an icon of masculine beauty. He is the golden man. But the DCA's fear that he might mate and produce a new race of golden men with survival skills far superior to ordinary men makes his destruction paramount.

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PHILIP KINDRED DICK (1928 1982) was an American science-fiction writer. In addition to forty-four books currently in print, he produced a number of short stories and minor works. At least seven of his stories have been adapted into films. Foreshadowing the cyberpunk sub-genre, he brought the anomic world of California to many of his works, exploring sociological and political themes in his early novels and stories, often dominated by neo-feudal corporate quasigovernments, while his later work tackled drugs and theology.


The movie Next based on The Golden Man is being released April 27th, starring Nicolas Cage, Julianne Moore, and Jessica Biel. --From the publisher

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Philip K. Dick
Published by Blackstone Audio Inc. (2007)
ISBN 10: 1433200678 ISBN 13: 9781433200670
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Revaluation Books
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Book Description Blackstone Audio Inc., 2007. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: Brand New. unabridged edition. 5.25x4.00x2.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1433200678

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