The Star Diaries

The Star Diaries

Book Title: The Star Diaries

Author: Stanislaw Lem

Format: Paperback | 352 pages

Publication Date: 31 Dec 2015

ISBN-13: 9780241240021

A Jorge Luis Borges for the Space Age - The New York Times

Stanislaw Lem's set of short stories, written over a period of twenty years, all feature the adventures of space traveller Ijon Tichy and recount him spinning in time-warps, spying on robots, encountering bizarre civilizations and creatures in space and being hopelessly lost in a forest of supernovae. This is a philosophical satire on technology, theology, intelligence and human nature from one of the greatest of science fiction writers