Douglas Adams was the best selling author of the popular book series The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy. Douglas Adams was born in March 1952 in Cambridge, England. He attended Brentwood boarding school, where he excelled in creative writing and successfully gained a place to study English Literature at Cambridge University. The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul is a 1988 humorous fantasy detective novel. It is the second book by Adams featuring private detective Dirk Gently, the first being Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. Kate Schechter is trying to make a trip from London to Norway, but she feels like the gods are trying to prevent her. In fact, several Norse gods are continuing an old fight, and Kate finds herself in the middle of it, along with holistic detective Dirk Gently. Dirk tries to crack the case while he and Kate travel to Valhalla and back. Kate is desperately trying to make her flight, but the huge, shaggy man in front of her in line at the airport has no ticket. The ticket counter girl is no help at all, and Kate knows she is going to miss her flight. As Kate walks away from the ticket counter, it goes up in a ball of flame, knocking her unconscious. She wakes up in a hospital after a three-day coma and discovers the large man from the airport, along with a Coca-Cola machine… Enjoy free online English audiobook “The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul”, a novel by Douglas Adams.