Fantasy & Science Fiction

Front cover of The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams

The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams First a legendary radio series, then a bestselling book, now a blockbuster movie, the immensely successful Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy needs no introduction. Reissued to coincide with the film's release, this hardback omnibus edition include all five parts of the trilogy, incorporating for the first time, Mostly Harmless, along with a guide to the guide and essential notes on how to leave the planet.

R90.00
Front cover of Excession by Iain M Banks
Excession - Iain M Banks

Excession by Iain M Banks is another outstanding sci-fi novel in the Culture series. Two and a half millennia ago, the artefact 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.

R60.00
Front cover of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell - Susanna Clarke

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke is one of the finest English novels of the fantastic. At the dawn of the nineteenth century, two very different magicians emerge to change England's history. In the year 1806, with the Napoleonic Wars raging on land and sea, most people believe magic to be long dead in England--until the reclusive Mr Norrell reveals his powers, and becomes a celebrity overnight. Soon, another practicing magician comes forth: the young, handsome, and daring Jonathan Strange.

R60.00
Front cover of Nebula Awards Showcase 2009 edited by Ellen Datlow
Nebula Awards Showcase 2009 - Ellen Datlow

Nebula Awards Showcase 2009 edited by Ellen Datlow collects the best of the year's stories, as well as essays and commentary on the current state of the genre and predictions of future science fiction and fantasy films, art and more from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America . This year's award-winning authors include Michael Chabon, Karen Joy Fowler, Ted Chiang and Nancy Kress, plus 2008 Grand Master Michael Moorcock.

R60.00
Front cover of A Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett
A Hat Full of Sky - Terry Pratchett

A Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett has eleven-year-old Tiffany Aching wanting to be a real witch. But a real witch doesn't casually step out of her body, leaving it empty. Tiffany does - and there's something just waiting for a handy body to take over. Something ancient and horrible, which can't die. Now Tiffany's got to learn to be a real witch really quickly, with the help of arch-witch Mistress Weatherwax and the truly amazing Miss Level. Oh, yes.

R45.00
Front cover of Dodger by Terry Pratchett
Dodger - Terry Pratchett

Dodger by Terry Pratchett is not a Discworld story, however...it's Terry Pratchett, so chill. Dodger is a tosher - a sewer scavenger living in the squalor of Dickensian London. Everyone who is nobody knows Dodger. Anyone who is anybody doesn't. But when he rescues a young girl from a beating, suddenly everybody wants to know him. And Dodger's tale of skulduggery, dark plans and even darker deeds begins...

R120.00
Front cover of Making Money by Terry Pratchett
Making Money - Terry Pratchett

Making Money by Terry Pratchett brings back Moist von Lipwig. 'Whoever said you can't fool an honest man wasn't one.' The Royal Bank is facing a crisis, and it's time for a change of management. Who would not to wish for that job? It's a job for life. But, as former con-man Moist von Lipwig is learning, the life is not necessarily for long. The Chief Cashier is almost certainly a vampire. There's something nameless in the cellar (and the cellar itself is pretty nameless), it turns out that the Royal Mint runs at a loss, and people actually want to know where the money's gone.

R120.00
Front covers of His Dark Materials Trilogy by Phillip Pullman
His Dark Materials Trilogy - Phillip Pullman

His Dark Materials by Phillip Pullman is sold as three separate volumes. Since the first volume was published in 1995, and has now been filmed as THE GOLDEN COMPASS, the trilogy has been acclaimed as a modern masterpiece, and has won the UK's top awards for children's literature. Today, the story of Lyra and her daemon is read and loved by adults and children alike. 

R135.00
Front cover of The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien
The Lord of the Rings - J R R Tolkien

The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien continues the story begun in The Hobbit, all three parts of the epic masterpiece in one paperback. With the index and appendices. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power – the means by which he intends to rule Middle-earth. All he lacks in his plans for dominion is the One Ring – the ring that rules them all – which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as the Ring is entrusted to his care.

R90.00