The Little Book of Mindfulness
The Book Thief
The Examined Life
The Fault in Our Stars
Life After Life
The Husband's Secret
The Extra Virgin Kitchen
Susan Jane White
Iain Banks 1954-2013
When Iain Banks published a letter on his website in April announcing he was dying of cancer, the world - particularly his vast number of fans - mourned. Without his skill, I can't do his legacy justice except to say 'thank you Iain - for Whit, The Wasp Factory, The Crow Road and the countless other fantastic books that we have enjoyed again and again”. He will be sorely missed.
Paperback · 15 May 1997 · €11.99
Two and a half millennia ago, the Excession, a perfect black sphere, appeared in a remote corner of space. It did nothing, then disappeared. Now it is back, and someone who saw it the first time has information on its staggering potential, but she is living out her death in the Sleeper Service.
Paperback · 26 Mar 1992 · €11.99
Cheradenine is an ex-"special circumstance" agent who had been raised to eminence by a woman named Diziet. Skaffen-Amtskaw, the drone, had saved her life and it believes Cheradenine to be a burnt-out case. But not even its machine intelligence can see the horrors in his past.
Paperback · 27 May 1993 · €11.99
A collection of short fiction by the author of "The Wasp Factory" and "Against a Dark Background". The title story is a novella continuing the "Culture" sequence but set on Earth in 1977. The other stories range from science fiction to horror, and dark-coated fantasy to morality tale.