The Hydrogen Sonata

The Hydrogen Sonata

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The New York Times bestselling Culture novel...

The Scavenger species are circling. It is, truly, provably, 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. Now they've made the collective decision to follow the well-trodden path… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

The Hydrogen Sonata goes structurally against genre conventions and towards literary "life goes on" conclusions, though with pyrotechnics and sense of wonder galore.

Banks is always on the side of those trying rather than those succeeding, and that, ironically, is his great success.

Sheer delight.

Book Details  

Publisher: ORBIT (October 09, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 528 pages

File size: 984 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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Kirkus Reviews Best Fiction of 2012

"The 100 books on this year's fiction list encompass a range of categories. Debuts, story collections, thrillers, mysteries, translations, science...

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