Author(s): Douglas Adams
Thirty years of celebrating the comic genius of Douglas Adamsâe¦ There is a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. Itâe(tm)s not an easy thing to do and Arthur Dent thinks heâe(tm)s the only human whoâe(tm)s been able to master this nifty little trick âe" until he meets Fenchurch, the girl of his dreams. Fenchurch knows how the world could be made a good and happy place. Unfortunately sheâe(tm)s forgotten. Convinced that the secret lies within Godâe(tm)s Final Message to His Creation they go in search of it. And in a dramatic break with tradition âe" actually find itâe¦ Volume Four in the Trilogy of Five
With additional material and a foreword by Neil Gaiman.
Douglas Adams was born in 1952 and created all the various and contradictory manifestations of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: radio, novels, TV, computer game, stage adaptation, comic book and bath towel. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy was published in 1979 and its phenomenal success sent the book straight to Number One in the UK Bestseller List. His series has sold over 15 million books in the UK, the US and Australia and was also a best seller in German, Swedish and many other languages. He is also the author of the Dirk Gently novels: Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, The Long Dark Tea Time of the Soul and the unfinished The Salmon of Doubt. Douglas lived with his wife and daughter in California, where he died suddenly in 2001.