The Stars My Destination
Gully Foyle, Mechanic's Mate 3rd Class, is the only survivor on his drifting, wrecked spaceship. When another space vessel, the Vorga, ignores his distress flares and sails by, Foyle becomes a man obsessed with revenge. He endures 170 days alone in deep space before finding refuge on the Sargasso Asteroid and then returning to Earth to track down the crew and owners of the Vorga. But, as he works out his murderous grudge, Foyle also uncovers a secret of momentous proportions.
Results 1-3 of 20
The basement floor of the factory contained Baker ' s zoo of anatomical curiosities
, natural freaks and monsters bought , hired , kidnapped , abducted . Baker , like
the rest of his world , was passionately devoted to these creatures and spent ...
It was gutted . Foyle looked up . Above him was a ten - foot hole where the floor of
Robin ' s living room had been . The entire building stank of fire , smoke , and rot .
" Jacked , " Foyle said softly . “ This place has been jacked . What happened ?
Furniture , bedding , clothes , unconscious bodies , empty bottles , rotting food
were scattered on the floor . A roar challenged Foyle ' s appearance , but he was
equipped to handle this situation . He spoke to the first hairy face thrust into his ...
What people are saying - Write a review
Get used to the language and keep reading. Lovely book that is the reason I read science fiction. Take it home and lose yourself in this new world. Read it and love it. Everything by Bester is fantastic.
Review: The Stars My DestinationUser Review - Bart - Goodreads
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