In the aftermath of an atomic war, multitudes of young men curb their aggressive instincts through amputation of their arms. They are highly esteemed in the new society, but their prosthetics require a rare metal, and international tensions are rising over which countries get to mine it.
Novel, 413 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1952)
Gollancz UK - 2017 - ISBN: 1473212472 / 9781473212473
Book Condition: New.
Yep, Laurence / Ryder, Joanne
Miss Drake & Winnie #2: A Dragon's Guide to Making Your Human Smarter
Ages 8 and up. Ancient dragon Miss Drake has arranged to send her dear pet human Winnie to an academy that teaches both humans and magicals. And when a plot to snatch Winnie from her home is uncovered, Miss Drake is ready to use all her cunning and magic to thwart it - not that feisty Winnie needs the help.
Novel, 294 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC