Iain Banks

The author Iain Banks (aka Iain M Banks) died, age 59, on Sunday 9th June 2013. A witty, intelligent and very able writer of “mainstream” and SF, as well as a defender of humanism, in all senses of that word.

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A little reading

A little reading: A new year; a new policy. I shall try to write an occasional post about the books (and other things) I’m currently reading.