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Invisible Planets Collected Fiction by Hannu Rajaniemi
  

Invisible Planets Collected Fiction

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Mindblowingly inventive and beautifully written short stories from the most exciting new name in SF. Drawn from antholgies, magazines and online publications and brought together in book form for the first time in this collection, here is a collection of seventeen short stories that range from the lyrical to the bizarre, from the elegaic to the impish. It is a collection that shows one of the great new imaginations in SF having immense fun.

If you like Hannu Rajaniemi you might also like to read books by Alastair Reyonolds, Ken Macleod and Richard Morgan.

Synopsis

Invisible Planets Collected Fiction by Hannu Rajaniemi

Mindblowingly inventive and beautifully written short stories from the most exciting new name in SF Hannu Rajaniemi exploded onto the SF scene in 2010 with the publication of his first novel The Quantum Thief. Acclaimed by fellow authors such as Charles Stross, Adam Roberts and Alastair Reynolds and brilliantly reviewed everywhere from Interzone to the Times and the Guardian he swiftly established a reputation as an author who could combine extraordinary cutting edge science with beautiful prose and deliver it all with wit, warmth and a delight in the fun of storytelling. It is exactly these qualities that are showcased in this his first collection of short stories.

Reviews

'A collection that combines the hard science smarts of Gregory Benford with the hipster speak-infected experimentation of M John Harrison, it's the perfect starting point for Rajaniemi's fiction' SFX

About the Author

Hannu Rajaniemi is from Finland. He is 30 years old and has a PhD in string theory. He has lived, taught and worked in Edinburgh for the last seven years where he was a member of the high profile writing group that also included Hal Duncan and Alan Campbell.

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Book Info

Publication date

9th March 2017

Author

Hannu Rajaniemi

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Publisher

Gollancz an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
272 pages

Categories

Science Fiction
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Science fiction
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ISBN

9781473210233

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