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Reynolds, Alastair 1966-

Overview
Works: 110 works in 448 publications in 4 languages and 14,596 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Short stories, English  Steampunk fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PR6068.E95, 823.92
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Publications about Alastair Reynolds
Publications by Alastair Reynolds
Most widely held works by Alastair Reynolds
Chasm City by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,130 libraries worldwide
"The once-utopian Chasm City a domed human settlement on an otherwise inhospitable planet has been overrun by a virus known as the Melding Plague, capable of infecting any body, organic or computerized. Now, with the entire city corrupted from its people to the very buildings they inhabit only the most wretched, grim sort of existence remains." -- Jacket
Revelation space by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
"Nine hundred thousand years ago, something annihilated the Amarantin civilization just when it was on the verge of discovering space flight. ... Even after colonists discover an almost perfectly preserved city on the planet, only the archaeological community seems interested." But one scientist, Dan Sylveste, "forges a dangerous alliance with the crew of the starship Nostalgia for Infinity," in a quest for the truth."--Jacket
Redemption ark by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and French and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Accidentally triggering the Inhibitors, alien killing machines designed to seek out and destroy all intelligent life, all humankind in the twenty-sixth century faces certain annihiliation
Century rain by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Archaeologist Verity Auger spends her time exploring the landscape of Earth, which has been rendered uninhabitable by a technological catastrophe, and when a section of mid-twentieth century Earth is found perfectly preserved, she believes sh has found a link to the past that may help her protect the future
Blue remembered Earth by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
One-hundred-and-fifty years from now, the moon and Mars are settled, and colonies stretch all the way out to the edge of the solar system. But something has come to light on the Moon--secrets that could change everything--or tear this near utopia apart
The prefect by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Tom Dreyfus is a Prefect, a law enforcement officer with the Panoply. His beat is the multi-faceted utopian society of the Glitter Band. His current case: investigating a murderous attack against one of the habitats that leaves nine hundred people dead, a crime that appalls even a hardened cop like Dreyfus. But then his investigation uncovers something even more potentially dangerous--a covert plot by an enigmatic entity seeking nothing less than total control of the Glitter Band
Absolution gap by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 874 libraries worldwide
Clavain and his companions seek refuge on a remote moon, light-years away from the ancient killing machines wreaking havoc on the universe, only to discover that to defeat this enemy they must forge an alliance with an even more deadly "ally."
Pushing ice by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
In 2057, Bella Lind and the crew of the Rockhopper mine comets for their ice, but when Janus, one of Saturn's ice moons, inexplicably leaves its orbit and heads out of the solar system at high speed, Bella is assigned to follow it
Terminal world by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 libraries worldwide
In a far distant future, an enforcement agent named Quillon has been living incognito in the last human city of Spearpoint, working as a pathologist in the district morgue. But when a near-dead angel drops onto his dissecting table, his world is wrenched apart. For the angel is a winged posthuman from Spearpoint's Celestial Levels, and with the dying body comes bad news--to save the angel's life, Quillon must leave his home and travel into the cold and hostile lands beyond the city
House of suns by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Six million years ago, at the dawn of the star-faring era, Abigail Gentian fractured herself into a thousand male and female clones, which she called shatterlings. She sent them out into the galaxy to observe and document the rise and fall of countless human empires. Now someone is eliminating them.--From publisher description
Diamond dogs ; Turquoise days by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
In "Diamond Dogs," Richard Swift heads to the planet Golgotha, home to a mysterious structure which is responsible for the destruction of a starship, and in "Turquoise Days," one woman holds the key to preserving life on the planet of Turquoise
Galactic north by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and French and held by 688 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of eight short stories and novellas based on the universe of Revelation Space that capture a dark and dangerous future world of squabbling human space colonies, mysterious alien civilizations, and vast starships
Zima blue and other stories by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 libraries worldwide
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Harvest of time by Alastair Reynolds( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
When Unit is called in to investigate a mysterious incident on a North Sea drilling platform, the Doctor discovers that the Brigadier and others are starting to forget about the Master, Unit's highest-profile prisoner
Absolution gap by Alastair Reynolds( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The Inhibitors were designed to eliminate any life-form reaching a certain level of intelligence---and they've targeted humanity. War veteran Clavain and a ragtag group of refugees have fled into hiding. Their leadership is faltering, and their situation is growing more desperate. But their little colony has just received an unexpected visitor: an avenging angel with the power to lead mankind to safety--or draw down its darkest enemy. And as she leads them to an apparently insignificant moon light-years away, it begins to dawn on Clavain and his companions that to beat one enemy, it may be necessary to forge an alliance with something much worse
Revelation space by Alastair Reynolds( file )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Revelation space redefines the space opera with a staggering journey across vast gulfs of time and space to confront the very nature of reality itself
Chasm City by Alastair Reynolds( file )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Tanner Mirabel was a security specialist who never made a mistake--until the day a woman in his care was blown away by Argent Reivich, a vengeful young postmortal. Tanner's pursuit of Reivich takes him across light-years of space to Chasm City, the domed human settlement on the otherwise inhospitable planet of Yellowstone. But Chasm City is not what it was. Before the chase is done, Tanner will have to confront truths that reach back centuries, toward deep space and an atrocity history barely remembers
Terminal world by Alastair Reynolds( file )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
This brand-new novel from "the most exciting space opera writer working today" (Locus) is equal parts steampunk, western, planetary romance, and far-future science fiction
Century rain by Alastair Reynolds( file )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
The award-winning author of the Revelation Space trilogy continues to forge the future of science fiction in this awe-inspiring new novel centered on the discovery of a perfectly preserved mid-twentieth-century Earth 300 years in the future
House of suns by Alastair Reynolds( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Six million years ago, at the dawn of the star-faring era, Abigail Gentian fractured herself into a thousand male and female clones, which she called shatterlings. She sent them out into the galaxy to observe and document the rise and fall of countless human empires. Now someone is eliminating the Gentian line.--From publisher description
 
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Alternative Names
Reynolds, Alastair
ריינולד אלסטר
レナルズ, アレステア
Languages
English (279)
French (5)
German (2)
Danish (1)
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