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Author Spotlight - Iain M. Banks

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The Hydrogen Sonata by Iain M Banks

The Scavenger species are circling. It is, truly, the End Days for the Gzilt civilization.

An ancient people, organized on military principles and yet almost perversely peaceful, the Gzilt helped set up the Culture ten thousand years earlier and were very nearly one of its founding societies, deciding not to join only at the last moment.

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Book Haul #1

A trecut ceva vreme cu prea puțină activitate pe blog, așa că revin acum, după luna cadourilor, cu primul book haul (cel puțin sper că se clasifică în categoria asta).  291 more words


New Story at The Singularity!

As a sort of early Christmas present, you can read the brand new shaggy-SF story The Day Brockwell Park Stood Still ABSOLUTELY FREE over at The Singularity… 107 more words

Short Fiction

Iain M. Banks - Against a Dark Background (1993)

  • Genre: science fiction / space opera
  • Series: no
  • Pages: 487
  • My rating: 7/10

While Iain M. Banks was working on his… 659 more words

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