Where to start reading Alastair Reynolds

If you are a fan of Iain M. Banks and Adrian Tchaikovsky, you’re going to love Alastair Reynolds.

Whether you’re venturing out on the starships of Revelation Space, or the satellite utopia of the Glitter Band, endless adventures await you.

Wondering where to start? Here are our suggestions!

For the Binge Readers: The Inhibitor Trilogy


Calling all Mass Effect players, this trilogy of books is right up your alley. And the best part? No annoying Makko mission to frustrate and confound you. Just an excellent space opera about humanity’s desperate fight against the Inhibitors, alien killing machines designed to detect intelligent life and destroy it.


Books Included in the series:

Revelation Space

Redemption Ark

Absolution Gap

Not ready to commit to a full series but intrigued by the Inhibitor Trilogy? Here are two other options for you to choose from!