The Prefect

TitleThe Prefect
Year for Search2007
AuthorsReynolds, Alastair [Preston](b. 1966)
Date Published2007
PublisherGollancz
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsMale author, Welsh author
Annotation

The novel is a police procedural set in the Glitter Band, which is composed of ten thousand orbiting habitats with varied social systems but with all the inhabitants having the right to vote. Each habitat chooses its own rules and regulations, with the only common rule being the right to vote. A computer constantly runs polls. A sequel is Elysium Fire. London: Gollancz, 2018

Additional Publishers

Rpt. as Aurora Rising: A Prefect Dreyfus Emergency. London: Gollancz, 2017

Holding Institutions

PSt, PU

Author Note

Welsh author (b. 1966)

Full Text

2007 Reynolds, Alastair [Preston] (b. 1966). The Prefect. London: Gollancz. Rpt. as Aurora Rising: A Prefect Dreyfus Emergency. London: Gollancz, 2017. PSt, PU

The novel is a police procedural set in the Glitter Band, which is composed of ten thousand orbiting habitats with varied social systems but with all the inhabitants having the right to vote. Each habitat chooses its own rules and regulations, with the only common rule being the right to vote. A computer constantly runs polls. A sequel is Elysium Fire. London: Gollancz, 2018. Welsh author.