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Embers of War by Gareth L. Powell
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really liked it
bookshelves: 2018, small-press-and-indie

What can I say?

This is one hell of a book and one I'd definitely recommend to fans of space opera. The characters are well-rounded and captivating, especially Trouble Dog who steals the show in the final act as far as I'm concerned.

I've seen a few people compare it to Iain M. Banks, and I can see the similarities. There are also some elements of Babylon 5 creeping into the narrative towards the end, though this is a good thing.

As the first in a series, Embers of War is an excellent piece of writing, and I'm really looking forward to seeing where the author takes us next.
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Reading Progress

February 20, 2018 – Shelved
February 20, 2018 – Shelved as: to-read
February 20, 2018 – Shelved as: 2018
February 22, 2018 – Started Reading
February 23, 2018 –
page 81
February 24, 2018 –
page 273
February 25, 2018 – Finished Reading
February 19, 2019 – Shelved as: small-press-and-indie

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