Authors > Philip K. Dick

The Man in the High Castle

It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty years earlier the United States lost a war--and is now occupied by Nazi Germany and Japan.

Year: 1962
Genre: Alternate HistoryScience FictionSpeculative FictionWWII: Afterword

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

By 2021, the World War had killed millions, driving entire species into extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remained coveted any living creature, and for people who couldn't afford one, companies built incredibly realistic simulacrae: horses, birds, cats, sheep. . .

Year: 1968
Genre: Bounty HunterPost ApocalypseScience Fiction

Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said

Jason Taverner--world-famous talk show host and man-about-town--wakes up one day to find that no one knows who he is--including the vast databases of the totalitarian government. And in a society where lack of identification is a crime, Taverner has no choice but to go on the run with a host of shady characters, including crooked cops and dealers of alien drugs. But do they know more than they are letting on? And just how can a person's identity be erased overnight?

Year: 1974
Genre: Chase StoryNear FutureScience Fiction



Year TitleGenres & Tags

1957Eye in the SkyAlternate RealityDystopian
1959Time Out of JointAlternate Reality
1962The Man in the High CastleAlternate HistoryScience FictionSpeculative FictionWWII: Afterword
1964Martian Time-SlipScience Fiction, Mars
1964The Three Stigmata of Palmer EldritchScience Fiction, Mars
1968Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?Bounty HunterPost ApocalypseScience Fiction
1969UbikHard SF
1970A Maze of DeathMurder MysteryScience Fiction
1974Flow My Tears, the Policeman SaidChase StoryNear FutureScience Fiction
1977A Scanner DarklyDrug DealingScience Fiction