Tag Archives: Alastair Reynolds

Alastair Reynolds – Elysium Fire (2018) Review

At this point, a newcomer to Alastair Reynolds’ novels would be totally confused on the order and chronology of the novels and which belong to what series. Elysium Fire is sold as the sequel to the novel Aurora Rising, which … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – Galactic North (2006) Review

8/10 After reading Alastair Reynolds’ Revelation Space series – four fat novels full of far-future coolness and bleakness – you might find yourself wondering: “was, was that the whole story? I mean, well, in Redemption Ark we meet Clavain and … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – Absolution Gap (2003) Review

Genre: science fiction series: Revelation Space 3 (or 4) My rating: 8.5/10 Numerous negative reviews online had scared me away from buying this book for the longest time. But a feeling that I should continue Clavain’s story nagged at me, … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – The Prefect / Aurora Rising (2007) Review

Series: Revelation Space / Dreyfus emergencies I hate it when people rename books. Alastair Reynolds’ novel has been known as The Prefect for a decade now, but will be renamed to Aurora Rising in 2018, when a sequel comes out. … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – Chasm City (2001) Review

8/10 In the early 00s, Alastair Reynolds must have been scribbling furiously, gripped in the fever of imagination. Within a few years, he cranked out a couple of 700+ page tomes that formed the Revelation Space series, establishing him as … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – Redemption Ark (2002)

Genre: science fiction Series: Revelation Space, book 2 or 3 Pages: 694 My Rating: 8.5/10   Humanity faces a threat from deep space so great that imminent extinction is a real possibility. One of our most advanced societies, the mentally … Continue reading

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Alastair Reynolds – Revelation Space (2000)

Genre: Science fiction. Space opera Series: Revelation Space series, part 1 Pages: 585 My Rating: 8.5/10 It is no surprise that Alastair Reynolds turned into one of the most successful science fiction writers of our time, when you experience the … Continue reading

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