Gears of War: Ephyra Rising is a phenomenal addition to the popular science fiction series, Gears of War. The author masterfully captures the franchise’s essence, expanding on its rich lore and enthralling readers with an engaging, action-packed narrative. With its captivating storyline and memorable characters, Ephyra Rising is a must-read for fans of the series and newcomers alike. I listened to the audiobook, available on Downpour, narrated by Nan McNamara, the voice actor who portrays Anya Stroud in the Gears of War games. Below is my review of this book. Enjoy!