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Tobias S. Buckell

Full Name: Tobias S. Buckell
Gender: Male
Born: 1979-01-02
Number of Works: 27
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ISBN: 076531570X, 9780765315700
Keywords: halo, protocol, cole
Pages: 368
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV>In the first, desperate days of the Human-Covenant War, the UNSC has enacted the Cole Protocol to safeguard Earth and its Inner Colonies from discovery by a merciless alien foe. Many are called upon to rid the universe of lingering navigation data that would reveal the location of Earth. Among them is Navy Lieutenant Jacob Keyes. Thrust back into action after being sidelined, Keyes is saddled with a top secret mission by ONI. One that will take him deep behind enemy lines, to a corner of the universe where nothing is as it seems.</DIV><DIV> </DIV><
ISBN: 0765312271, 9780765312273
Keywords: xenowealth, rain, crystal
Pages: 352
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

<div><div>Long ago, so the stories say, the old-fathers came to Nanagada through a worm's hole in the sky. Looking for a new world to call their own, they brought with them a rich mélange of cultures, religions, and dialects from a far-off planet called Earth. Mighty were the old-fathers, with the power to shape the world to their liking---but that was many generations ago, and what was once known has long been lost. Steamboats and gas-filled blimps now traverse the planet, where people once looked up to see great silver cities in the sky.Like his world, John deBrun has forgotten
ISBN: 0765315734, 9780765315731
Keywords: volume, evolutions, halo
Pages: 528
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV><DIV>When humanity expanded beyond the safety of Earth to new stars and horizons, they never dreamed what dangers they would encounter there.  When the alien juggernaut known as the Covenant declared holy war upon the fragile human empire, millions of lives were lost—but, millions of heroes rose to the challenge.  In such a far-reaching conflict, not many of the stories of these heroes, both human and alien, have a chance to become legend.  This collection holds eleven stories that dive into the depths of the vast Halo universe, not only from the perspecti
ISBN: 0765315076, 9780765315076
Keywords: xenowealth, ragamuffin
Pages: 316
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0765319209, 9780765319203
Keywords: xenowealth, mongoose, sly
Pages: 352
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV><DIV><DIV>Welcome to Chilo, a planet with corrosive rain, crushing pressure, and deadly heat. Fortunately, fourteen-year-old Timas lives in one of the domed cities that float 100,000 feet above the surface, circling near the edge of a monstrous perpetual storm. Above the acidic clouds the temperature and pressure are normal. But to make a living, Timas like many other young men, is lowered to the surface in an armored suit to scavenge what he can.Timas’s life is turned upside down when a strange man crash lands on the city. The newcomer is fleeing an alien intellig
ISBN: 1596063548, 9781596063549
Keywords: executioness
Pages: 102
Published: 2011
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 0756655498, 9780756655495
Keywords: encyclopedia, halo
Pages: 352
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

Created in full collaboration with Microsoft, Halo Encyclopedia is packed with hundreds of images, illustrations, and technical drawings that highlight all the information fans and newcomers to the game need to know.
ISBN: 1890464074, 9781890464073
Keywords: worlds, new, tides
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

Caribbean born novelist Tobias Buckell established himself as a gifted new voice in science fiction with his stunning first novel Crystal Rain. Now, in his first collection, Buckell demonstrates his strengths in the short form, offering readers a collection of stories that are compelling, smart, wonderfully imagined, and entertaining.Tides from the New Worlds contains 19 stories that range from multicultural science fiction to magical realism, some in print for the first time.Table of Contents: * Fish Merchant * Anakoinosis * Aerophilia * In The Heart of Kalikuata * The Shackles of Freedom (wi
ISBN: 0012371432, 2940012371430
Keywords: taught, failed, stories, nascence
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2011
  • Rating: 100%

New York Times Bestseller Tobias S. Buckell has published 45 short stories in various magazines and anthologies. But in the process of learning how to sell those 45, he wrote over 100 short stories that failed in a variety of ways while learning the craft.In Nascence, he reprints 17 failed stories written from 1996-2004 and details some of the major failings of the stories that led him to abandon them, and what he learned from those failures moving forward.Nascence isn&#x2019;t just a look at how stories fail, but also a look the beginnings of Buckell&#x2019;s fictional worlds and the