REVIEW: Embers of War by Gareth L. Powell

Space opera is not always grimdark, indeed it often verges on the utopian but as it’s title suggests, Embers of War deals with the messy aftermath of conflict and it’s universe has lots of moral greyness to spare. Indeed, for much of the book it feels like a military science fiction novel before it broadens into space opera.

Embers of War Cover by Gareth L. PowellEmbers of War starts with the human portion of the g