The Cosmic Puppets by Philip K. DickThe Cosmic Puppets by Philip K. Dick

The Cosmic Puppets

byPhilip K. Dick

Paperback | July 17, 2012

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Following an inexplicable urge, Ted Barton returns to his idyllic Virginia hometown for a vacation, but when he gets there, he is shocked to discover that the town has utterly changed. The stores and houses are all different and he doesn't recognize anybody. The mystery deepens when he checks the town's historical records . . . and reads that he died nearly twenty years earlier. As he attempts to uncover the secrets of the town, Barton is drawn deeper into the puzzle, and into a supernaturalbattle that could decide the fate of the universe.
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:The Cosmic PuppetsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.36 inPublished:July 17, 2012Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0547572387

ISBN - 13:9780547572383

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Intriguing Not what I expected from PKD, because it's more "spiritual" not "sci-fi". But with part of the ending that had me re-reading it again & again.
Date published: 2017-01-18