Now Wait for Last Year by Philip K. DickNow Wait for Last Year by Philip K. Dick

Now Wait for Last Year

byPhilip K. Dick

Paperback | October 18, 2011

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Earth is trapped in the crossfire of an unwinnable war between two alien civilizations. Its leader is perpetually on the verge of death. And on top of it all, a new drug has just entered circulation-a drug that haphazardly sends its users traveling through time.In an attempt to escape his doomed marriage, Dr. Eric Sweetscent becomes caught up in all of it. But he has questions: is Earth on the right side of the war? Is he supposed to heal Earth's leader or keep him sick? And can he change the harrowing future that the drug has shown him?
Over a writing career that spanned three decades, PHILIP K. DICK (1928-1982) published 36 science fiction novels and 121 short stories in which he explored the essence of what makes man human and the dangers of centralized power. Toward the end of his life, his work turned toward deeply personal, metaphysical questions concerning the n...
Title:Now Wait for Last YearFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.66 inPublished:October 18, 2011Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:054757231X

ISBN - 13:9780547572314

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from this book changed my life one of the most shockingly unique and incredible books i've ever read. I picked this up on a whim since i was feeling Phillip K Dick lately. I had heard it was a lesser known work, and was very very surprised at just not being able to put it down at all. The story is set in the future where earth is caught between two alien races warring and how we try to get by. It has an amazing set of twists and turns. This book has a moment near the end that helped me to change my life philosophy and for that I will always be grateful to Phillip. absolutely recommend this to any fans of sci-fi and in a strange way...a slice of life story about just trying to get by regardless of failures.
Date published: 2017-04-15