The Ashes of Tomorrow
The crews of Jean-Luc Picard, Benjamin Sisko, Ezri Dax, and William Riker unite to prevent a cosmic-level apocalypse—only to find that some fates really are inevitable.
Reviewed on 29th December 2021
The second book of the Coda trilogy, this time by James Swallow, is even more intense than the first.
While the survivors of the first novel try to convince the Federation of the need to take action, a second group of familiar characters is reuniting to join the battle for time itself.
The novel is again brutal, but flows at a much smoother pace than book one, allowing me to become properly hooked and charge through the pages.
There’s so much going on that it’s hard to remember everything, and it really feels like the authors are finally let loose to do whatever they want with no rules or restrictions. Which makes for really high stakes.
Really really good. And one book to go…