Douglas Adams was the bestselling author of many works including The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, recently released as a major motion picture. He died in 2001.
John Lloyd is (he says) Britain’s most successful television comedy producer since Chaucer and is responsible for Not the Nine O’Clock News, Spitting Image, and Blackadder, among others.
This book is a delight to keep or to give. The only note of caution I would add is to avoid reading The Deeper Meaning of Liff in a public place where snickering, chuckling and... Read morePublished 18 days ago by Ria
Even If you're a fan of Douglas Adams you may not have read this as its not one of his better known books but worth adding to your collection.Published 1 month ago by Kristen Corsair
The definitions in the book were funny. Definitely there should be words for some of these things. Using place names for them made for some amusement relating them to places I... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Shawn
Anything John Lloyd writes is fun, and this is no exception. The idea is to take place names from around the world, listen to how they sound, and make up a meaning for the word. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Judith
This book is a must have for any Adams fan. I was unaware of its existence until about 5 minutes before I bought it. It's a great book if you're looking to brighten your day.Published 5 months ago by Reed Hartman
I've had many copies of this book on and off, and when I lost it in a move i had to have it again. An excellent bathroom or coffee table book, good for quite a few laughs, unless... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Peter K Hasty
FUN to read and see Douglas Adams at his most ridiculously funny. Great little book for lots of laughter.Published 9 months ago by T. Serafini