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The Stars My Destination

Alfred Bester

In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men — and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive. The Stars My Destination is a classic of ...
Publish Date
June 30
First Published in 1955
Goodreads rating
Dec 13, 2020
@JamesSACorey As a callow youth, way back in the 1970s, I lived in London for awhile and discovered a book called Tiger, Tiger by Alfred Bester. It kinda rocked my world. The book was published in the USA as The Stars My Destination, and @JamesSACorey cite the book as influential to them. 5      source