Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

Dirk Gently (Book 1)

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From Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, comes a wildly inventive novel of ghosts, time travel, and one detective's mission to save humanity from extinction.


We solve the whole crime

We find the whole person

Phone today for the whole solution to your problem

(Missing cats and messy divorces a specialty)

Douglas Adams, the "master of wacky words and even wackier tales" (Entertainment Weekly) once again boggles the mind with a completely unbelievable story of ghosts, time travel, eccentric computer geniuses, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, the end of the world, and-of course-missing cats.


This time there was just the dead earth, a rumble of thunder, and the onset of that interminable light drizzle from the north-east by which so many of the world’s most momentous events seem to be acco...

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Douglas Adams, a legend of imaginative fiction, ushered in the advent of comedic science fiction with The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. The book developed into a hugely successful series of five novels. The Dirk Gently series-Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency and The Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul-helped cement Adams as one of the most successful and beloved authors in science fiction.

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