Gareth L. Powell

Gareth L. Powell writes science fiction about extraordinary characters wrestling with the question of what it means to be human. He has won and been shortlisted for several major awards, including the BSFA, Locus, British Fantasy, and Seiun, and his Embers of War novels are currently being adapted for TV. The Morning Star newspaper recently described him as the “Current leader of the British space-opera pack.”

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