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|Author||:||Philip K. Dick, David Alabort, Manuel Espín|
|Publisher||:||La factoría de ideas|
|Number of Pages||:||288|
|Category||:||Science fiction, Mystery, Novels|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Ubik Ubik ju b k EW bik is a science fiction novel by American writer Philip K Dick It is one of Dick s most acclaimed novels It was chosen by Time magazine as one of the greatest novels since In his review for Time critic Lev Grossman described it as a deeply unsettling existential horror story a nightmare you ll never be sure you ve woken up from .
The novel takes place in the North American Confederation of where civilians regularly travel to the Moon and psi phenomena are common The novel s protagonist Joe Chip is a debt ridden technician for Glen Runciter s prudence organization which employs people with the ability to block psychic powers like an anti telepath preventing a telepath from reading a mind to help enforce privacy Runciter runs the company with the assistance of his deceased wife Ella who is kept in a state of half life a form of cryonic suspension that gives the deceased limited consciousness and the ability to communicate