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Tony's short fiction has appeared in The Third Alternative and Interzone magazines, and in the anthology Constellations edited by Peter Crowther.
"Recursion" is very well written, very fast-paced and thought-provoking, as are the follow-up books in the series.
Eva was just so well done, a true growth in character from depressed suicidal robot to the one who gives advice to mankind's rulers.
The freshman novel of Tony Ballantyne is a cheesy mixture of bland dialogue, unrefined plot points and boring characters.
A fast and sometimes fun read but way way WAY too clever. By the end I was all but lost and didn't care anymore anyway. Read morePublished 15 days ago by Reader and Writer
The beginning of one of the best Sci-Fi series, ever. I just finished Capacity and I finished Recursion before that. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Mike
This book is wonderfully imagined. It has some of the best developed AI writing I've ever seen.
If you're a Neal Asher fan you'll really appreciate this book. Read more
It's been a couple of years since I read this book. With the perspective that time can bring, I can say that this is one of the best science fiction books I've ever read. Read morePublished on November 7, 2010 by Scott Reeves
The writing is spectacular, pacing pretty nice. Read this book in three days, couldn't put it down. Read morePublished on February 4, 2010 by amnightus
An interesting post-nanotech vision of the future. Some unique ideas here, but I found the nanotech war part a little unfocused, and the character development not ideal. Read morePublished on April 16, 2009 by Christopher Allen
The freshman novel of Tony Ballantyne is a cheesy mixture of bland dialogue, unrefined plot points and boring characters. Where do I begin? Read morePublished on March 15, 2009 by 2theD
I don't think this book was horrible. I liked the technology a lot, and I especially liked the suspense of not knowing who the good guys really are. Who is telling the truth? Read morePublished on November 20, 2008 by Kawika
"Recursion," Tony Ballantyne's crisply told tripartite tale, is filled with interesting characters and ideas. Read morePublished on September 15, 2008 by lb136