Alastair Reynolds

Alastair Reynolds is a leading light of science fiction's New Space Opera. His novels revitalize the traditional space adventure, giving it a contemporary edge and a sense of gritty realism.

"Although science is vitally important to me, I’m not a nuts-and-bolts writer in the sense that I agonise over all the calculations and technical details. I’m not interested in reading that kind of SF, and definitely not interested in writing it. I see myself more as a writer interested in the concerns of 'core science fiction' — space travel, the medium-term future, artificial intelligence, alien life, that kind of thing."


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Generous, Versatile, and Humane

The story’s fine and moving resolution, a majestic reversal through the life of the actual Hemingway, is more than ample reward....

Generous, Versatile, and Humane
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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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