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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They'll hold Yeovil up ; two hours guaranteed , three hours probably , four hours possible . ” “ How will they hold him up ? " Bunny asked .
Hold on , " Foyle gasped . He explored to the left and the right . The walls of the pool were smooth , without handhold . " We can't climb out .
“ It depends on your inside , Gully ; what you get hold of . ” “ No. My future depends on what I get rid of . ” “ Gully . . . why did you hold out on me in ...
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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