Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

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Pocket Books, Jun 1, 1991 - Fiction - 320 pages
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There is a long tradition of Great Detectives, and Dirk Gently does not belong to it. But his search for a missing cat uncovers a ghost, a time traveler, AND the devastating secret of humankind! Detective Gently's bill for saving the human race from extinction: NO CHARGE.

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This book is funny, and weird, and clever. After years of hanging around geeks who constantly repeat a few lines from Hitchhiker's Guide, I'd forgotten that Douglas Adams is actually quite funny! In ... Read full review

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DIRK GENTLY'S HOLISTIC DETECTIVE AGENCY We solve the whole crime We find the whole person Phone today for the whole solution to your problem (Missing cats and messy divorces a specialty) Dirk may be ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
4
Section 3
9
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Douglas Adams Douglas Adams was born in Cambridge, England in 1952. He has written for radio, television and theater and has worked as a hospital reporter, barn builder, radio producer, and script editor. His bestsellers include The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, the Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Life, the Universe and Everything, So Long and Thanks for All the Fish, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul.

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