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Ian Whates

Autor(a) de City of Dreams & Nightmare

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Obras por Ian Whates

City of Dreams & Nightmare (2010) 220 exemplares
The Mammoth Book of Alternate Histories (2010) — Editor — 202 exemplares
The Noise Within (2010) 141 exemplares
Solaris Rising: The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction (2011) — Editor; Introdução — 124 exemplares
The Mammoth Book of SF Wars (2012) — Editor — 99 exemplares
City of Hope & Despair (2011) 97 exemplares
The Noise Revealed (2011) 85 exemplares
City of Light & Shadow (2011) 58 exemplares
Pelquin's Comet (2015) 56 exemplares
Dark Currents (2012) — Editor — 51 exemplares
Fables from the Fountain (2011) — Editor; Contribuidor — 42 exemplares
Burning Brightly: 50 Years of Novacon (2021) — Editor — 33 exemplares
London Centric: Tales of Future London (2020) — Editor — 32 exemplares
Myth-understandings (1996) — Editor — 29 exemplares
The Ion Raider (2017) 27 exemplares
Steampunk International (2018) — Editor — 26 exemplares
Paradox: Stories Inspired by the Fermi Paradox (2014) — Editor — 25 exemplares
Time Pieces (2006) — Editor — 25 exemplares
Subterfuge (2008) — Editor; Contribuidor, algumas edições24 exemplares
The Bitten Word (2010) — Editor; Contribuidor — 23 exemplares
Legends: Stories in Honour of David Gemmell (2013) — Editor; Contribuidor — 22 exemplares
Conflicts (2010) — Editor — 21 exemplares
The Gift of Joy (2009) 18 exemplares
Legends 2: Stories in Honour of David Gemmell (2015) — Editor — 15 exemplares
Further Conflicts (2011) — Editor — 15 exemplares
Hauntings (2012) — Editor — 13 exemplares
Dark Angels Rising (2020) 12 exemplares
Total Conflict (2015) 12 exemplares
La Femme (2014) — Editor — 11 exemplares
Legends 3: Stories in Honour of David Gemmell (2019) — Editor — 10 exemplares
Noir (2014) — Editor — 10 exemplares
Anniversaries: The Write Fantastic (2010) — Editor — 10 exemplares
Barcelona Tales (2016) — Editor; Contribuidor — 7 exemplares
Digital Dreams: A Decade of Science Fiction by Women (2016) — Editor — 7 exemplares
One Night in London (2007) 6 exemplares
The Smallest of Things (2018) 6 exemplares
Ten Tall Tales and Twisted Limericks (2016) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Crises and Conflicts: Celebrating the First 10 Years of Newcon Press (2016) — Editor; Contribuidor — 4 exemplares
X Marks the Spot: Celebrating 10 Years of NewCon Press (2016) — Editor; Contribuidor — 4 exemplares
Obsidian: A Decade of Horror Stories by Women (2016) — Editor; Introdução — 3 exemplares
The Assistant 2 exemplares
No More Heroes (2021) 2 exemplares
A Hint Of Mystery (2006) 2 exemplares
The Gift Of Joy [short story] (2007) 2 exemplares
Celebration: a taster 2 exemplares
Growing Pains (2013) 2 exemplares
ParSec Issue 5 1 exemplar
ParSec Issue 4 1 exemplar
Darkchild [short story] (2008) 1 exemplar
The Final Hour [short story] (2009) 1 exemplar
In Fear of Fog [short story] (2009) 1 exemplar
Chip Shop Horrors (2015) 1 exemplar
The Key [short story] (2006) 1 exemplar
Montpellier 1 exemplar
Dark Travellings (2016) 1 exemplar
Dark Pages 1 exemplar
The Gun 1 exemplar
Smoergaen's Bane 1 exemplar
In Storage 1 exemplar
Coffee Break 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Futures from Nature (2007) — Contribuidor — 113 exemplares
The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction: Volume 3 (2009) — Contribuidor — 99 exemplares
Glorifying Terrorism, Manufacturing Contempt: An Anthology (2006) — Contribuidor — 69 exemplares
Best of British Science Fiction 2018 (2019) — Designer da capa, algumas edições39 exemplares
Best of British Science Fiction 2019 (2020) — Contribuidor — 29 exemplares
Best of British Science Fiction 2016 (2017) — Contribuidor — 29 exemplares
Ivory's Story (2020) — Designer da capa, algumas edições24 exemplares
Best of British Science Fiction 2022 (2023) — Contribuidor — 19 exemplares
Cinema Futura (2010) — Contribuidor — 19 exemplares
The End of the Road: An Anthology of Original Fiction (2013) — Contribuidor — 17 exemplares
Shadows on the Hillside (2021) — Posfácio — 17 exemplares
Once Upon a Parsec: The Book of Alien Fairy Tales (2019) — Contribuidor — 15 exemplares
Warrior Wisewoman 2 (2009) — Contribuidor — 12 exemplares
Vivisepulture (2011) — Contribuidor — 9 exemplares
Fish! (2021) — Artista da capa, algumas edições8 exemplares
Under the Rose (2009) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Speculative Realms: Where there's a will, there's a way (2008) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
The Alchemy Press Book of Urban Mythic (2013) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
BSFA Awards 2019 (2020) — Autor — 2 exemplares
Pandemonium: Crossroads (2012) — Contribuidor, algumas edições1 exemplar
Dark in the Day (2016) — Contribuidor — 1 exemplar


Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Whates, Ian G.
Data de nascimento
Locais de residência
Cambridgeshire, England, UK
speculative fiction writer
NewCon Press



This second book has cemented my interest in the author and mythology of the world in which the series is set.
Zehava42 | 2 outras críticas | Jan 23, 2024 |
Esta crítica foi escrita no âmbito dos Primeiros Críticos do LibraryThing.
I thoroughly enjoyed Pelquin's Comet, an entertaining space opera, with memorable characters who each have murky pasts and uncertain futures. Ian Whates leaves the reader with enough curiosity about unfinished story lines to pick up the sequel, but the novel is also pleasing as a standalone read....
ladyoflorien | 13 outras críticas | Aug 11, 2023 |
I only got this anthology for Gaie Sebold's story, A Blade to the Heart, and that's all this review is about.

So far i've really enjoyed reading Gaie's books but, sadly, i just feel this short fell a little short.

While i do think the redemption thing can be good fodder to build a story around, i just think in this case it's all got a bit too rushed.   Probably would have been much better as a novella, at least.

But, ho hum, every favourite writer has to write at least one thing that just doesn't work for the fangirl/fanboy reader: does anyone remember The Girl in Red?… (mais)
5t4n5 | Aug 9, 2023 |
Esta crítica foi escrita no âmbito dos Primeiros Críticos do LibraryThing.
An odd and varied anthology, a mixture of science fiction and fantasy pieces written by some very well-known British authors. My main reason for requesting this book in the Early Reviewers program was that it included an Ian M. Banks story I had not read, but this one (and a few others) turned out a bit disappointing (in a couple of cases even extremelly disappointing). However, a bunch of other pieces (Stephen Baxter's Chiron, Janine Fenn’s The Ships of Aleph, Peter Hamilton's Softlight Sins and Ian R. MacLeod's The God of Nothing) were quite strong and made the anthology worth my time.
… (mais)
cuentosalgernon | 12 outras críticas | Jul 7, 2023 |



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