Actor Stephen Fry has tweeted his sadness after hearing the news that author Iain Banks has gall bladder cancer and only has "several months" left to live.
So devastated by tje sad sad news about Iain Bank’s - he and Iain M. Bank, his sci-fi alter ego, two of my favourite living writers.
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