The Stars My Destination
In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men--and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive.
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Who gave the order to let me die , Forrest ? Who ? " The man smote the bank
notes from Foyle ' s hand , leaped up and ran down the beach . Foyle tackled him
at the edge of the surf . Forrest fell headlong , his face in the water . Foyle held
Would have had to scuttle you anyway . ” “ Who gave the order ? ” “ Captain . ” “
Name ? ” “ Joyce . Lindsey Joyce . ” “ Address ? ” " Skoptsy Colony , Mars . ” “
What ! ” Foyle was thunderstruck . “ He ' s a Skoptsy ? You mean after hunting
him for ...
IT WAS OLIVIA PRESTEIGN GAVE THE ORDER . OLIVIA PRESTEIGN . NOT ME
. DON ' T HURT ME . OLIVIA PRESTEIGN . ” “ She ' s telling who gave the order .
Can ' t you hear ? Listen with your eyes . She says Olivia . ” WHAT ? WHAT ?
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This book was published in 1956 – a time when traveling to the moon would still be science fiction for quite a few years. Many of its ideas were astonishing then and its plot of blind revenge ... Read full review