BOOK REVIEW: Saviour of the Imperium, by Sandy Mitchell

Commissar Ciaphas Cain returns to action once again. His deeds are legendary, but can even the magnificent Cain stand against the multitude of the Imperium’s enemies? With orks, tyranids, and tau aplenty, there’s never been a worse time to be a coward . . . Reviewing a lengthy series is a difficult proposition. If you’veContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Saviour of the Imperium, by Sandy Mitchell”

BOOK REVIEW: Defender of the Imperium, by Sandy Mitchell

Ciaphas Cain is a name known throughout the Imperium. He is a commissar. A warrior. A hero. But behind the legend lies a man. Here in his own words, is the continued story of self-professed coward Ciaphas Cain . . . The first Ciaphas Cain omnibus, Hero of the Imperium, marked the end of myContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Defender of the Imperium, by Sandy Mitchell”

BOOK REVIEW: The Wraithbone Phoenix, by Alec Worley

The first Baggit and Clodde novel Part of the Warhammer Crime range Published by Black Library Released on 20/08/2022 A Crime Caper 404 pages Baggit and Clodde are in hiding, with a bounty on their heads. Whiel working to pay off the bounty, Baggit learns of a treasure known as the Wraithbone Phoenix. But whileContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Wraithbone Phoenix, by Alec Worley”

BOOK REVIEW: Deathwatch, The Omnibus

Features the novels Deathwatch, Kryptmann’s War, Storm of Damocles, plus short stories Focuses on the Deathwatch Published by Black Library in 2021 Grimdark SF 957 pages There is no greater threat to humanity than the tides of xenos filling the galaxy. And there is no greater defence against the xenos than the Deathwatch. But whenContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Deathwatch, The Omnibus”

TBR & BEYOND: August 2022

The months continue to tick along at an alarming rate, and so we have come to August. I’m hoping that my reading picks up a bit this month, which is should do, as I have no major engagements planned. I’m still in a semi-storage position due to renovations, but that will hopefully wrapped up byContinue reading “TBR & BEYOND: August 2022”

BOOK REVIEW: Catachan Devil, by Justin Woolley

A Standalone Novel Focuses on the Astra Militarum Published by Black Library in 2022 Military SF 326 pages When Ted Torvin is tithed into the Astra Militarum, he is sent straight into a brutal jungle war against the orks. After his unit takes heavy losses, Torvin is forced to work alongside the Catachan 57th, whoContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Catachan Devil, by Justin Woolley”

BOOK REVIEW: The Helwinter Gate, by Chris Wraight

Space Wolves/Jarnhamar Pack (#3) Focuses on the Space Wolves Published by Black Library in 2020 Space Opera 421 pages The Imperium stands on the brink of ruin, with Cadia under siege and the servants of Chaos spilling through the Eye of Terror. Into this inferno comes the Jarnhamar pack, who may just have accumulated tooContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Helwinter Gate, by Chris Wraight”

BOOK REVIEW: Silent Hunters, by Edoardo Albert

A Standalone Novel Focuses on the Carcharadons Published by Black Library in 2021 A Gimdark Space Opera 338 pages In the darkness of the Void, the Carcharodons hunt their prey. But while they are famed for their victories against xenos and chaos alike, the most elusive prey may be an artefact from their own history.Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Silent Hunters, by Edoardo Albert”

BOOK REVIEW: The Vincula Insurgency, by Dan Abnett

Ghost Dossier (#1) Set in the Sabbat Worlds Focuses on the Astra Militarum Published by Black Library in 2022 Military SF 229 pages The Tanith First and Only. The sole regiment from a dead world. As they wage a brutal war across the Sabbat Worlds, these heroes of the Imperium have faced many threats. HereContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Vincula Insurgency, by Dan Abnett”

BOOK REVIEW: Huron Blackheart: Master of the Maelstrom, by Mike Brooks

A Standalone Novel Focuses on the Chaos Space Marines Published by Black Library in 2022 A Grimdark Space Opera 200 pages Once a servant of the Imperium, Huron Blackheart now makes his own way as a devotee of the Chaos Gods. But while the Warmaster and the reborn Primarch wage their endless war, Blackheart gathersContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Huron Blackheart: Master of the Maelstrom, by Mike Brooks”