The Steep Approach to Garbadale
Publish date: 2007
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
, Literary Fiction
This is an unabridged version, 189MB, running for 14 hours.The Barnes & Noble Review - It's almost impossible to quickly catalog the delights of this novel from the mischievous imagination that produced The Wasp Factor and The Crow Road.There's the large and eccentric clan of the Wopulds, the decayi...
Quite entertaining, if a bit too predictable, and even staid by some of Banks' precedents. _Crow Road_ is in the same ballpark and probably a better game, but for anyone unfamiliar with this guy's work, this is a quite accessible entry. (And I'm most partial to his often far-more lunatic science f...