Gareth L. Powell

Gareth L. Powell was born and raised in Bristol, and his early mentors included Diana Wynne Jones and Helen Dunmore. His novels have twice won the BSFA Award, and been finalists for both the Locus Award in the US and the Seiun Award in Japan. He is probably best known for his acclaimed Embers of War space opera series, which includes the novels Embers of War, Fleet of Knives, and Light of Impossible Stars. He is a popular guest and speaker at conventions and literary events, and can often be found on Twitter @garethlpowell giving free advice to aspiring authors.

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Books

  • Stars and Bones

    Format:
    Paperback
    Released:
    15 February 2022

    Seventy-five years from today, the human race has been cast from a dying Earth to wander the stars in a …

  • Light of Impossible Stars: An Embers of War novel

    Format:
    Paperback
    Released:
    18 February 2020
    Series:

    Low on fuel and hunted by the Fleet of Knives, the sentient warship Trouble Dog heads to the Intrusion—an area …

  • Fleet of Knives: An Embers of War novel

    Format:
    Mass Market Paperback
    Released:
    28 January 2020
    Series:

    The warship Trouble Dog was build and bred for calculating violence, yet following a brutal war, she finds herself disgusted …

  • Fleet of Knives: An Embers of War novel

    Format:
    Paperback
    Released:
    19 February 2019
    Series:

    From award-winning author Gareth L. Powell, the second book in the critically acclaimed Embers of War space opera series.

    The …

  • Embers of War

    Format:
    Mass Market Paperback
    Released:
    29 January 2019
    Series:

    The warship Trouble Dog was built and bred for calculating violence, yet following a brutal war, she finds herself disgusted …