Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
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Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

It was January 2021, and Rick Deckard had a license to kill.Somewhere among the hordes of humans out there, lurked several rogue androids. Deckard's assignment--find them and then..."retire" them. Trouble was, the androids all looked exactly like hum...

Title:Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0345404475
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:249 pages

    Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Reviews

  • Scott Sheaffer
    Dec 29, 2010

    I Love Dick. There I've said it. No, not a “Mood Organ” or blood filled skin sack made to facilitate reproduction but Philip K. Dick. Is it really possible for androids to acquire human traits lik...

  • Colleen AF Venable
    Jul 18, 2007

    It takes five full pages for a character to buy a goat and ONE FRIGGIN' SENTENCE for a character to "fall in love". This book was so amazing in the beginning...and then suddenly everything plummeted d...

  • Matthias
    Aug 08, 2016

    An android walks into a bar."Hey!", the bartender says, "Only people with feelings are allowed inhere! You need empathy in order to be in a joke like this, or at least have something people can relate...

  • Apatt
    Jan 17, 2017

    Probably my favourite Philip K. Dick book, Goodreads' favourite too by the look of it. As you are probably aware the classic sci-fi movie Blade Runner is based on Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?....

  • Catriona (LittleBookOwl)
    Oct 26, 2015

    Maybe a 2.5? I don't know... Honestly, I don't really know how I feel about this book at all. All I know is that I was underwhelmed.I think it just wasn't the right time for me to read this. Maybe in ...

  • Kemper
    May 27, 2013

    Treasure of the Rubbermaids 20: Failing the Voight-Kampff TestThe on-going discoveries of priceless books and comics found in a stack of Rubbermaid containers previously stored and forgotten at my par...

  • Shannon (Giraffe Days)
    Jul 05, 2008

    It's hard to know where to start with this book. On the one hand, I want to say it was amazing and highly original and extremely thought-provoking. On the other I want to say it was often confused, co...

  • Lyn
    Mar 04, 2016

    This is the book upon which the film Blade Runner was created. Now that I have read this, I can say that Blade Runner was loosely based upon the book, and I'm a big fan of the Ridley Scott film starri...

  • Brittany
    Jul 04, 2007

    the k. in philip K. dick definitely stands for kicked ass. but not philip kick ass dick. i dont know what that means....

  • Andy
    Jul 26, 2010

    I'm worried that most people will misunderstand the intelligence behind this book. I have met a few people who have said, "that book? I read that in high school." My response is "did you understand th...