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Absolution Gap, Alastair Reynolds (Orion Publishing, 2003)

Absolution Gap, by Alastair Reynolds, is the final installment in the Inhibitor Trilogy set in his Revelation Space universe. While I enjoyed reading this book, I didn’t enjoy finishing it; it did not quite give me the sense of closure that I had hoped for. Even so, it remains a very good read. (for a more in depth review go to http://www.sophyanempire.wordpress.com) Continue reading

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Redemption Ark, Alistair Reynolds (Gollancz, 2002)

Redemption Ark is Alistair Reynolds’ third book, and the second volume of his Inhibitor Trilogy. It’s a highly enjoyable read, but in suffers a bit from “middle book of a trilogy” syndrome. Even so, it almost reads as a stand alone, and continues the central saga of one of the most imaginative worlds I have seen in Science Fiction. I cannot imagine many people who like Science Fiction being able to resist this series. Continue reading

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