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 Magister and the Martyr, by Matthew Farrer

Book Two of the Urdesh duology Set in the Sabbat Worlds Focuses on the Iron Snakes Published by Black Library in 2021 Grimdark SF 311 pages ⭐⭐⭐ On the battlefields of Urdesh, Damocles Squad and their allies face the massed hordes of the Sons of Sek. A miracle has galvanised the defenders, but can evenContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Magister and the Martyr, by Matthew Farrer”

BOOK REVIEW: Avenging Son, by Guy Haley

Click here for all of my Warhammer 40,000 content Book One of the Dawn of Fire series Published by Black Library in 2020 A Grimdark Space Opera 512 pages, plus a glossary ⭐⭐⭐ The return of Roboute Guilliman brings the light of hope to a beleaguered Imperium. Now the returned Primarch reveals his vision ofContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Avenging Son, by Guy Haley”

BOOK REVIEW: Nexus + Other Stories

Click here for all of my Warhammer 40,000 reviews Publisher: Black Library Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 641 Publication Date: 2020 Verdict: 3/5   Welcome to the grim darkness of the forty-first millennium. A time when humanity is besieged by xenos, and eaten away from within by heresy. Where battles rage on countless worlds, stars burnContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Nexus + Other Stories”

BOOK REVIEW: Night Lords: The Omnibus, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: Night Lords(#1-3) Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 942 Publication Date: 2020 Verdict: 3/5 The Night Lords, once under the leadership of Konrad Curze but now turned to the path of Chaos, roam the dark places of the Galaxy. Plagued byContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Night Lords: The Omnibus, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden”

BOOK REVIEW: The Serpent and the Saint, by Matthew Farrer

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: Urdesh (#1) Genre: Grimdark Pages: 261 Publication Date: 2021 Verdict: 3/5 In the forges of Urdesh, a war is raging. A battle such as the Sabbat Worlds Crusade has never before seen. Into this battlefield comes Damocles Squad, pledgedContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Serpent and the Saint, by Matthew Farrer”

BOOK REVIEW: Black Legion, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: The Black Legion (#2) Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 364 Publication Date: 2017 Verdict: 4/5 Iskandar Khayon continues his tale of tragedy and horror. The dreaded Abaddon has claimed leadership of the traitor Legions, but that role is far fromContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Black Legion, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden”

BOOK REVIEW: The Talon of Horus, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: The Black Legion (#1) Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 409 Publication Date: 2014 Verdict: 3/5   Driven from the Imperium in the wake of the Horus Heresy, the traitor legions lurk within the Eye of terror and wait for theirContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Talon of Horus, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden”

BOOK REVIEW: Legacy of Caliban, by Gav Thorpe

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: Legacy of Caliban (#1-3) Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 940 Publication Date: 2018 Verdict: 3.5/5   For ten thousand years the Dark Angels have guarded a devastating secret, that members of their own chapter are among mankind’s greatest foes. Now,Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Legacy of Caliban, by Gav Thorpe”

THE WISHLIST: Black Library 2021 Releases

Black Library have been printing Warhammer 40,000 tie-in fiction for over two decades now, and for the past few years have been making regular appearances on my TBR Tower. They put out dozens of books a year, around a third of which I would say are of interest to me. As well as hardbacks andContinue reading “THE WISHLIST: Black Library 2021 Releases”