The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Primary Phase by Douglas Adams

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Primary Phase

Hitchhiker's Guide BBC Radio Series #1

Douglas Adams with Stephen Moore (Narrator), Peter Jones (Narrator), Simon Jones (Narrator), Geoffrey McGivern (Narrator)

3 hours, 45 minutes first pub 2001 (editions)

fiction science fiction adventurous funny lighthearted fast-paced


A dynamic remastering of the original BBC Radio 4 full-cast serial - Fit the First to Fit the Sixth - which spawned a phenomenal hitchhiking legendThe original series of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, remastered by Dirk Maggs (director of t...

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Community Reviews Summary of 60 reviews


adventurous 100%
funny 100%
lighthearted 100%
challenging 20%
informative 20%
inspiring 20%
reflective 20%
relaxing 20%


medium 50%
fast 50%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 60% | A mix: 40%

Strong character development?

No: 75% | Yes: 25%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 25%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

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