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Whates, Ian

Overview
Works: 38 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 1,546 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6123.H38, 823.92
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Publications about Ian Whates
Publications by Ian Whates
Most widely held works by Ian Whates
Solaris rising : the new Solaris book of science fiction by Ian Whates( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
This collection features original short stories from best-selling authors such as Peter F. Hamilton, Alastair Reynolds, Stephen Baxter, Tricia Sullivan, Paul di Filippo, Adam Roberts, Paul Cornell, Eric Brown, and Steve Rasnic Tem
City of dreams & nightmare by Ian Whates( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The first in a series of novels set in one of the most extraordinary fantasy settings since Gormenghast - the ancient vertical city of Thaiburley. From its towering palatial heights to the dregs who dwell in The City Below, this is a vast, multi-tiered metropolis, and demons are said to dwell in the Upper Heights. Having witnessed a murder in a part of the city he should never have been in, street thief Tom has to run for his life. Down through the vast city he is pursued by sky-borne assassins, sinister Kite Guards, and agents of a darker force intent on destabilising the whole city. Accused of the crime, he must use all of his knowledge of this ancient city to flee a certain death; his only ally is Kat, a renegade like him, but she has secrets of her own
City of hope & despair by Ian Whates( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Dark forces are gathering in the shadowy depths, and the whole city of Thaiburley is under threat. The former street-nick, Tom, embarks on a journey to discover the source of the great river Thair, said to be the ultimate power behind all of Thaiburley
City of light & shadow by Ian Whates( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
The monstrous Rust Warriors are back! In a land struggling to cope with the onset of the fatal bone flu, street-nick Tom and Kat--the leader of the Tattooed Men--must find a way to dispatch both threats. Meanwhile, the Soul Thief is still at large, and still killing
The noise within by Ian Whates( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Philip Kaufman is on the run from assassins because of a scandal from his past and dangerous information that falls into his hands; meanwhile Leyton, a government black-ops specialist is ordered to hunt down the pirate vessel "The Noise Within."
The noise revealed by Ian Whates( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
After first contact with an alien civilization is made, soldier Jim Leyton leaves his agency and allies himself with a mysterious faction, meanwhile, scientist Philip Kaufman suspects that the virtual world is not what it seems
The mammoth book of alternate histories by Ian Watson( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Every short story in this varied collection has one thing in common: each features some altercation in history, some divergence from historical reality, which results in a world very different from the one we know today
The mammoth book of SF wars by Ian Watson( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
War is becoming increasingly 'SF-ized' with remotely controlled attack drones and robot warriors already in development and being tested. Over the past 100 years the technology of war has advanced enormously in destructive power, yet also in sophistication so that we no longer seem to live under the constant threat of all-out global thermonuclear cataclysm. So what will future wars be like? And what will start them: religion, politics, resources, refugees, or advanced weaponry itself? Watson and Whates present a gripping anthology of SF stories which explores the gamut of possible future co
Solaris rising 2 : the new Solaris book of science fiction ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Solaris rising 3 : the new Solaris book of science fiction ( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Following Solaris Rising 1 and 2 series editor Ian Whates brings even more best-selling and cutting edge SF authors together for the latest volume of new and original ground-breaking stories
Celebration : an anthology of original short stories commemorating the 50th anniversary of the British Science Fiction Association by Brian W Aldiss( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Fables from the fountain by Neil Gaiman( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A volume of all original stories written as homage to Arthur C. Clarke's 'Tales from the White Hart', featuring many of today's top genre writers, including Neil Gaiman, Charles Stross, Stephen Baxter, James Lovegrove, Liz Williams, Adam Roberts, Eric Brown, Ian Watson, Peter Crowther, and David Langford
Pelquin's comet by Ian Whates( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
In an age of exploration, the crew of the freetrader Pelquin's Comet set out to claim a cache of alien technology that will make them rich, but they are not the only interested party and find themselves in competition with a major corporation. They are also lumbered with an unwelcome passenger - an agent of the bank funding their expedition - who may be a great deal more than he seems. High octane adventure, dark secrets, hidden agendas and double-cross lie in store for the Comet and her motley crew as they pursue their goal to very edge of human space
Legends : stories in honour of David Gemmell ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Hauntings ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Time pieces : eight stories of speculation and imagination : all originl to this anthology ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Further conflicts ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Myth-understandings ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Solaris rising ( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Solaris rising ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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