wrote the finest, funniest, four-book trilogy of sci-fi ever
Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy
he died after having a heart attack at his home in Santa Barbara
you can get the "trilogy" here for $15
you can play the super funny old school DOS text-game here for free!
like most comedy and sci-fi writers, his work is vastly undervalued. these are the books that should be taught in all levels of school. this is how you write, this is how you get kids to read, this is how you get adults to laugh and open their minds. thanks for teaching us the meaning of life ... and everything.