Iain M Banks



About the book | Reviews | More information

About the book:

Excession book coverTwo and a half millennia ago, the artifact appeared in a remote corner of space, beside a trillion-year-old dying sun from a different universe. It was a perfect black-body sphere, and it did nothing. Then it disappeared.

Now it is back.


  • 'Banks is a phenomenon ... wildly successful, fearlessly creative.' William Gibson
  • 'Thrilling, affecting and comic ... probably the finest science fiction he has written to date.' New Scientist
  • 'Banks has rewritten the libretto for the whole space-opera genre.' The Times

More information:

Be Sociable, Share!