A new interstellar adventure of war, betrayal, identity and the preservation of civilisation itself.
Alastair Reynolds was born in Barry, South Wales, in 1966. He studied at Newcastle and St Andrews Universities and has a Ph.D. in astronomy. He stopped working as an astrophysicist for the European Space Agency to become a full-time writer. REVELATION SPACE and PUSHING ICE were shortlisted for the ARTHUR C. CLARKE AWARD; REVELATION SPACE, ABSOLUTION GAP, DIAMOND DOGS and CENTURY RAIN were shortlisted for the BRITISH SCIENCE FICTION AWARD and CHASM CITY won the BRITISH SCIENCE FICTION AWARD.
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Impressive * The Book Bag * Once again, Alastair Reynolds has produced a fascinating work of fiction that grips the imagination. * THE BOOK BEARD * Characteristic razor-sharp dialogue, attention to scientific detail and a plot that rattles along with nary a chance to draw a breath. * STARBURST * A compelling adventure story about people trying to make something worthwhile, after lives spent only on destruction. * MORNING STAR * A splendid novella from one of the world's top science fiction writers. * The SUN * A Rousing drama of revenge. * GUARDIAN *
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