If you never read The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, you’re really missing out. This is easily one of the funniest sci-fi stories of all time. Fortunately, you can remedy to that by getting the book on Kindle for just $2.99 today. Just be sure to also order a towel to go along with it. Don’t understand the reference? Just read the book, already.
Join Douglas Adams’s hapless hero Arthur Dent as he travels the galaxy with his intrepid pal Ford Prefect, getting into horrible messes and generally wreaking hilarious havoc. Dent is grabbed from Earth moments before a cosmic construction team obliterates the planet to build a freeway. You’ll never read funnier science fiction; Adams is a master of intelligent satire, barbed wit, and comedic dialogue. The Hitchhiker’s Guide is rich in comedic detail and thought-provoking situations and stands up to multiple reads. Required reading for science fiction fans, this book (and its follow-ups) is also sure to please fans of Monty Python, Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series, and British sitcoms.
–The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Kindle) –