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A Scanner Darkly

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“Dick is Thoreau plus the death of the American dream.”—Roberto Bolaño

Bob Arctor is a junkie and a drug dealer, both using and selling the mind-altering Substance D. Fred is a law enforcement agent, tasked with bringing Bob down. It sounds like a standard case. The o...


  • Author: Philip K. Dick
  • Publish Date: 2011-10-18
  • Book Awards

    Won 1 awards in total (1 unique awards)
  • 1 British Science Fiction Association

  • Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 John W. Campbell

  • Book Award Years
    1978 British Science Fiction Association Award Winner: A Scanner Darkly
    1978 John W. Campell Award Nominated: A Scanner Darkly

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    RE: A Scanner Darkly
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    2018-08-15 09:17:15

    Kindly correct the name of the director to Richard Linklater ...

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