The Resource Breakfast at Twilight, (electronic resource)

Breakfast at Twilight, (electronic resource)

Label
Breakfast at Twilight
Title
Breakfast at Twilight
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Language
eng
Summary
This early work by Philip K. Dick was originally published in 1953 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'Breakfast at Twilight' is a short story about an American family thrust into the middle of a nuclear war. Philip Kindred Dick was born on December 16 1928, in Chicago, Illinois. Dick and his family moved to the Bay Area of San Francisco when he was young, and later on to Washington DC following his parents divorce. Dick attended Elementary school and then a Quaker school before the family moved back to California. It was around this time that Dick began to take an active interest in the science fiction genre, reading his first magazine 'Stirring Science Stories', at age twelve. Dick married five times between 1959 and 1973, and had three children. He sold his first story in 1951 and from that point on he wrote full-time, selling his first novel in 1955. In addition to 44 published novels, Dick wrote an estimated 121 short stories, most of which appeared in science fiction magazines during his lifetime. In addition to 44 published novels, Dick wrote an estimated 121 short stories, most of which appeared in science fiction magazines during his lifetime. After his death, many of his stories made the transition to the big screen, with blockbuster films such as Blade Runner, Total Recall and Minority Report being based on his works
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Midwest
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Dick, Philip K
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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hoopla digital
Target audience
adult
Label
Breakfast at Twilight, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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multicolored
Control code
MWT11548342
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Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781473379459
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11548342
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Breakfast at Twilight, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11548342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781473379459
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11548342
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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