Alastair Reynolds
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Alastair Reynolds

Alastair Reynolds was born in Wales in 1966. He has a Ph.D. in astronomy. From 1991 until 2007, he lived in The Netherlands, where he was employed by The European Space Agency as an astrophysicist. He is now a full-time writer.
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    • Beyond the Aquila Rift

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 131
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132

    Beyond the Aquila Rift: It's shorthand for the trip no one ever hopes to make by accident. Men and women ripped out of time....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, mediocre audio book.

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-17-12

    Regular price: $7.69

    • Revelation Space

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 22 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,887
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3,210
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,210

    Nine hundred thousand years ago, something annihilated the Amarantin civilization just as it was on the verge of discovering space flight....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Challenging noir space opera bursting with ideas

    • By cmthomas on 02-03-10

    Regular price: $39.99

    • Shadow Captain

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett
    • Length: 13 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152

    Adrana and Fura Ness have finally been reunited, but both have changed beyond recognition. Once desperate for adventure, now, Adrana is haunted by her enslavement on the feared pirate Bosa Sennen's ship....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • The slurpening.

    • By Matthew on 01-25-19

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Chasm City

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 23 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,556
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,157
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,161

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enter Revelation Space HERE

    • By Tango on 10-11-13

    Regular price: $39.99

    • House of Suns

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 18 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,736
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,292
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,300

    Six million years ago, at the very dawn of the starfaring era, Abigail Gentian fractured herself into a thousand male and female clones: the shatterlings....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Extraordinary Sci-Fi

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-20-15

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Revenger

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett
    • Length: 14 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 959
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 890
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 885

    A superb science fiction adventure set in the rubble of a ruined universe, this is a deep space heist story of kidnap, betrayal, alien artifacts, and revenge....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, crap Mastering/Post work

    • By C.Dale on 03-23-17

    Regular price: $26.22

    • Pushing Ice

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 19 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,857
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,384
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,397

    2057. Humanity has raised exploiting the solar system to an art form....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Proof that a good story doesn't require a trilogy

    • By Jesse on 01-14-12

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Prefect

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 19 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,475
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,126

    Tom Dreyfus is a Prefect, a law enforcement officer with the Panoply....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best yet of the Revelation Space series

    • By Michael G Kurilla on 04-03-11

    Regular price: $38.49

    • Elysium Fire

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 17 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 664
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 611
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 610

    Elysium Fire is a smoldering tale of murderers, secret cultists, tampered memories, and unthinkable power, of bottomless corruption and overpowering idealism....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Oh what twisted minds we get...

    • By Sailfish on 01-28-18

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Absolution Gap

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 27 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,711
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,379
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,386

    The Inhibitors were designed to eliminate any life-form reaching a certain level of intelligence---and they've targeted humanity....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Giant plot problems!!! [Spoilers of stupid stuff]

    • By Gi'me my stuff!!!! on 01-31-15

    Regular price: $41.99

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