My favorite book of all time celebrates its 42nd anniversary with a brand-new hardcover edition featuring highly imaginative illustrations. Arthur Dent wakes up to the most eventful Thursday of his life when a fleet of flying saucers arrives to demolish Earth to build a hyperspace bypass. Unbeknownst to him his best friend is an alien, and the two escape the destruction and embark on a wacky adventure that eventually spans five books. The answers... (read more)Recommended by Joseph P.
Intelligent, philosophical, witty, charming, and laugh-out-loud funny. Douglas Adams's conversational style of writing makes this strange journey an absolute joy to read. This is my favorite book of all time, and "Don't Panic" is tattooed on my arm in large, friendly letters as a permanent reminder of this most important lesson from the most important book in the galaxy — The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy! This is a book everyone... (read more)Recommended by Joseph P.