Philip K. Dick

Inert within the depths of his theta chamber, he heard the faint tone and then the synthovoice. "Five minutes." "Okay," he said, and struggled out of his deep sleep. He had five minutes to adjust the course of his ship; something had gone wrong with the auto-control system. An error on his part? ...

Gather Yourselves Together is one of Philip K. Dick’s earliest novels, written when he was just twenty-four years old.

It tells the story of three Americans left behind in China by their employer, biding their time as the Communists advance. As they while away the days, both the young and ...

Delmak-O is a dangerous planet. Though there are only fourteen citizens, no one can trust anyone else and death can strike at any moment. The planet is vast and largely unexplored, populated mostly by gelatinous cube-shaped beings that give cryptic advise in the form of anagrams. Deities can be s...