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Elysium Fire Hardcover – 30 January 2018

4.4 out of 5 stars 431 ratings

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It's rare to find a writer with sufficient nerve and stamina to write novels that are big enough to justify using words like "revelation" and "redemption". Reynolds pulls it off - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

A mastersinger of the Space Opera - THE TIMES

A well-paced, complex story replete with intrigue, invention and an optimism uncommon in contemporary SF - The Guardian

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A brilliant new mystery from the author of THE PREFECT. Featuring Inspector Dreyfus - one of Alastair Reynolds most popular characters - this is a fast paced SF crime story, combining a futuristic setting with a gripping tale of technology, revolution and revenge.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Gollancz; 1st edition (30 January 2018)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 488 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0575090588
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0575090583
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 15.7 x 3.6 x 24.1 cm
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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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P. G. Harris
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent detective fiction, excellent SF, excellent story telling
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4.0 out of 5 stars I very much enjoyed this return to the Glitter Band, before the melding plague turns it into The Rust Belt
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3.0 out of 5 stars Long Awaited Disappointment WITH A SPOILER
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5.0 out of 5 stars Sleuthing Through The Glitter Band
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4.0 out of 5 stars The grandest space opera
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