Science Fiction Novels

Blade Runner Clans of the Alphane Moon The Cosmic PuppetsCounter-Clock WorldThe Crack in Space Deus Irae The Divine Invasion Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Dr. Bloodmoney Dr. Futurity Eye in the Sky Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said Galactic Pot-Healer The Game Players of Titan The Ganymede TakeoverLies, Inc. The Man in the High Castle The Man Who Japed Martian Time-Slip A Maze of Death Nick and the Glimmung Now Wait for Last YearOur Friends from Frolix 8 The Penultimate Truth Radio Free Albemuth A Scanner Darkly The Simulacra Solar Lottery The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch Time Out of Joint The Transmigration of Timothy Archer Ubik The Unteleported Man VALIS Vulcan's Hammer We Can Build You The World Jones Made World of Chance The Zap Gun

The Simulacra (1964)

The Simulacra is set in the middle of the twenty-first century. It is the story of an America where the whole government is a fraud and the President is an android...this novel contains all of Philip K. Dick's favorite themes. It was expanded from the short story "Novelty Act".

New: Foreign editions of Philip K. Dick books.

American Editions

  • Ace 1964, 192 pages, 40c, paperback
  • Ace 1976, 246 pages, $1.50, paperback
  • Vintage 2002, 244 pages, $12, trade paperback
  • Mariner 2012, 224 pages, $13.95, trade paperback

British Editions

  • Magnum 1977, 220 pages, 75p, paperback
  • Eyre Methuen 1977, 220 pages, £2.95p, hard cover
  • Magnum 1983, 1987, 220 pages, £2.95, paperback
  • Gollancz 2005, 320 pages, £6.99, trade paperback

Cover Gallery

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Vintage, 2002 Gollancz, 2005 Mariner, 2011

Foreign Editions

Related Stuff

Novelty Act, Fantastic, 02/1964