In this science fiction classic, we are transported millions of years from now, to the boughs of a colossal banyan tree that covers one face of the globe The last remnants of humanity are fighting for survival, terrorised by the carnivorous plants and the grotesque insect life Contents Hothouse


A tale of pilgrimage and hope, betrayal and transformation It was Avluela the Flier s scarlet and ebony wings that lead the Watcher to the seven hills of the ancient city, leaving the skies and deep space unguarded And so the invaders came and conquered and Avluela became lost in the turmoil.


This landmark collection gathers four groundbreaking fantasy classics from the acclaimed author of Light Set in the imagined city of Viriconium, here are the masterworks that revolutionized a genre and enthralled a generation of readers The Pastel City, A Storm of Wings, In Viriconium, and Viricon