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Doorways in the Sand

Roger Zelazny

Doorways in the Sand

by Roger Zelazny

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Published by Avon Books .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7431302M
ISBN 100380009498
ISBN 109780380009497

  Doorways in the Sand features what has to be Zelazny's most excruciatingly funny image, right on p. a fountain like a phallus that had taken a charge of buckshot I did a double- and then a triple-take on that line before it sank in, . Doorways in the Sand is a novel by Roger Zelazny. It tells the story of perpetual college student Fred Cassidy, who has found himself a suspect in the theft of a priceless alien artifact. While clearing his name, Fred has to deal with alien .

  Then Fred is accused of stealing the cosmic artifact, and he is pursued from Australia to Greenwich Village and beyond, by telepathic psychologists, extraterrestrial hoodlums and galactic police in disguise; as he enters multiple realities, flipping in and out of alien perspectives, through doorways in the sand. Doorways in the Sand: Roger Zelazny: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals 5/5(2).

  A fantastic romp through absurdity, surrealism, and wonder of a world where the galactic society is so much larger than just a bunch of ex-apes ready to leave the Earth, Doorways in the Sand remains one of lighter and funnier Zelazny’s works, nominated to Hugo, Locus and Nebula awards. It was also one of his five personal favorites, along with A Night in the . Doorways in the sand Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by PhanS on May 4, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:


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Doorways in the Sand book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The most humorous – and arguably the finest – novel by the ma 4/5. Praise for Doorways in the Sand: “A wonderful book from Zelazny’s best period – with a rollercoaster plot and some terrific jokes.” “If you’ve never read it, you really must.

Come one – there’s a talking wombat. Need I say more?” “Doorways in the Sand is vintage Zelazny, which is Doorways in the Sand book say it is like taking a course in. Doorways in the Sand was first published in hardback and paperback inthe year I was born after being serialised in Analogue magazine.

It has now been republished by Farrago, and the new edition revives a timeless story about n: Some elements of Roger Zelazny’s Doorways in the Sand haven’t aged well in the 40 years since it was first published.

Protagonist Fred Cassidy lives in a world that has, on the one hand, made contact with alien life forms, but, on the other, contains lots of chain-smoking; no 24/7 news channels, fax machines or Internet; Doorways in the Sand book nothing but landline telephones — jarring to 21st /5(33).

Get this from a library. Doorways in the sand. [Roger Zelazny] -- The disappearance of a star-stone model, a reproduction of an alien artifact, leads to rivalry between interstellar communities.

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Doorways in the Sand by Roger Zelazny and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Title: Doorways In The Sand Author Name: Zelazny, Roger Categories: Science Fiction, Edition: 2nd Printing Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket signed / inscribed: Signed by Author Seller ID: A Keywords: Science Fiction Roger Zelazny Signed Edition Science Fiction.

What it shares with Doorways in the Sand is its wittiness and lighthearted manner. And of course, if it's wittiness we seek, we must not forget The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.

I thank Farrago for giving me a copy of the book in exchange to my honest opinion/5(9). I thank Farrago for giving me a copy of the book in exchange to my honest opinion. You can buy the book here at Book Depository and buying using this link supports the blog. Have you read Doorways in the Sand.

And would you be able to keep a straight face, if you had a kangaroo trying to talk to you about physics, and a donkey following you around to shield you from. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Doorways in the Sand by Roger Zelazny; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction in English. “Ingenious.” The New York Times “That rarest of creatures in science fiction, the original character, emerges in Roger Zelazny’s Doorways in the Sand.” Chicago Daily News “One of the highest tributes I have ever heard paid to a writer lies in the words of a young lady who said, ‘I knew, halfway through the second paragraph, that I was in good hands.’.

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Praise for Doorways in the Sand: “A wonderful book from Zelazny’s best period – with a rollercoaster plot and some terrific jokes.” “If you've never read it, you really must.

Come one – there’s a talking wombat. Need I say more?” “Doorways in the Sand is vintage Zelazny, which is to say it is like taking a course in philosophy /5(21). Click to read more about Doorways in the Sand by Roger Zelazny.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(12). 'Doorways in the Sand' - Book Review. (Fri) tags: Books Reviews Science Fiction. Doorways in the Sand. by Roger Zelazny. Our main character, Fred Cassidy, has spent the past 13 years avoiding graduation by repeatedly changing majors at his university: his uncle's will stipulates that he will be fully supported until he graduates.

Author:Zelazny, Roger. Doorways in the Sand. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Binding:N/A. Doorways in the Sand Quotes Showing of 8 “Did you ever look back at some moment in your past and have it suddenly grow so vivid that all the intervening years seemed brief, dreamlike, impersonal—the motions of a May afternoon surrendered to routine?”Author: Roger Zelazny.

Doorways in the Sand by Roger Zelazny Why I read: humorous sci-fi. Looks fun! Book blurb: "Humanity is not alone in the cosmos.

The aliens have given a precious relic to the people of Earth: star-stone. The harmony of the galaxy is at stake when they discover the disappearance of their star-stone. Likeable Fred Cassidy is.Book Type: Novel: Genre: Science-Fiction Sub-Genre Tags: Science-Fantasy; If you liked Doorways in the Sand you might like these books.

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