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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As always, massively entertaining. Alastair Reynolds seems to have a limitless imagination and the stories in here are no exception.Published 8 months ago by David Knight
Son was happy with this book. He has read quite a few in this series.Published 9 months ago by rjmo
Diamond Dogs by Alastair Reynolds.
This story is fascinating. Science fiction and psychology, quite a mix. I think its well worth a read.
These two novellas from the Revelation Space aren't up to the quality as in Reynolds' short story collection in Zima Blue. Read morePublished on 11 Oct. 2011 by 2theD
Set in the Revelation Space universe, this is the story of Roland Childe who assembles a strange team of uniquely skilled individuals to investigate an... Read more
For much of its length, Diamond Dogs reads like a storyboard for a game with the characters being directed by a series of repetitive and rather pointless puzzles. Read morePublished on 13 July 2011 by Willy Eckerslike
These two novellas are set in author Alastair Reynolds' Revelation Space universe. They are consistent with the technology and variants of civilization in his other books, but do... Read morePublished on 10 Jun. 2011 by John M. Ford