Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (original 1980; edition 2005)
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams (1980)
Books Read in 2015 (44)
Favourite Books (387)
Unread books (202)
20th Century Literature (240)
Folio Society (244)
Books Read in 2013 (834)
Best Comic Fantasy (45)
Books Read in 2016 (92)
Best Satires (7)
Is contained in
Is a retelling of
Has the adaptation
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English (3)
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0345418921, Paperback)Facing annihilation at the hands of the warlike Vogons? Time for a cup of tea! Join the cosmically displaced Arthur Dent and his uncommon comrades in arms in their desperate search for a place to eat, as they hurtle across space powered by pure improbability.
Among Arthur’s motley shipmates are Ford Prefect, a long-time friend and expert contributer to The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy; Zaphod Beeblebrox, the three-armed, two-headed ex-president of the galaxy; Tricia McMillan, a fellow Earth refugee who’s gone native (her name is Trillian now); and Marvin, the moody android. Their destination? The ultimate hot spot for an evening of apocalyptic entertainment and fine dining, where the food speaks for itself (literally).
Will they make it? The answer: hard to say. But bear in mind that The Hitchhiker’s Guide deleted the term “Future Perfect” from its pages, since it was discovered not to be!
(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:20:34 -0400)
Earthling Arthur Dent, Ford Perfect, and Zaphod Beeblebrox, the ex-president of the galaxy, are all aboard a space ship on a search for answers about life, the universe, and the perfect place to eat in space.
(summary from another edition)
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.