Mostly Harmless

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Mostly Harmless is the fifth and final part in Douglas Adams' much-loved cult classic series.

Arthur Dent hadn't had a day as bad as this since the Earth had been blown up.

Depressed and alone, Arthur finally settles on the small planet Lamuella and becomes a sandwich maker. Looking forward to a quiet life, his plans are thrown awry by the unexpected arrival of his daughter.

There's nothing worse than a frustrated teenager with a copy of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy in their hands. When she runs away - Arthur goes after her determined to save her from the horrors of the universe.

After all - he's encountered most of them before . . .

About Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams created all the various and contradictory manifestations of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: radio, novels, TV, computer game, stage adaptations, comic book and bath towel. He lectured and broadcast around the world and was a patron of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund and Save the Rhino International. Douglas Adams was born in Cambridge, UK and lived with his wife and daughter in Islington, London, before moving to Santa Barbara, California, where he died suddenly in 2001.

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Books by Douglas Adams

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Life, the Universe and Everything
Life, the Universe and Everything
The Meaning of Liff
The Meaning of Liff
The Salmon of Doubt
The Salmon of Doubt
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
The Long Dark Tea Time of the Soul
The Long Dark Tea Time of the Soul
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Radio Scripts Volume 2
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Radio Scripts Volume 2
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Original Radio Scripts
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Original Radio Scripts
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Four
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Four
The Deeper Meaning of Liff
The Deeper Meaning of Liff
Hitchhiker Trilogy
Hitchhiker Trilogy

Books in the Series

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Life, the Universe and Everything
Life, the Universe and Everything
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish

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The infinite wisdom of <br />Douglas Adams

The infinite wisdom of
Douglas Adams

25 May 2016

By Pan Macmillan

In celebration of the brand new The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy collection, here's our pick of the best Douglas Adams quotes on life, the universe and everything...

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