In the grim darkness of the 41st Millennium, heretics, traitors, aliens and Daemons assail Mankind from all sides. Of all the soldiers that defend humanity, the greatest are most assuredly the Space Marines - super-human warriors forged through ancient and arcane science, they are the Emperor's greatest gift to the Imperium and the hope of all Mankind. Divided into their various Chapters such as the Ultramarines, the Blood Angels, and Salamanders, their tales of grim future warfare are recounted in many of the Black Library's bestselling series.
The Ultramarines, under Captain Galenus, bring their engines of war to the plague-stricken world of Orath as they fight to save the planet from the clutches of Chaos.
Book two in the Plagues of Orath trilogy
As the planets in the Valedor system are are razed by Hive Fleet Leviathan, only Ector remains.The Crimson Castellans, guardians of this system, are confronted with an impossible dilemma – fight to the last, or retreat to safeguard the future of their Chapter.
Ortan Cassius – Ultramarines Chaplain and Master of Sanctity. Hero of the first Tyrannic War, his name is legend. When the hive fleets target the world of Styxia, Cassius leads the defence.
Wolves of Fenris is a collection of Space Wolves short stories by Chris Wraight that spans the Horus Heresy and Warhammer 40,000
In the wake of an apocalyptic war against the alien tau, the White Scars take to their bikes and hunt the fleeing commander of the xenos forces across the plains of Voltoris.
Arjac Rockfist, amongst the mightiest of the Space Wolves, faces a swarm of monstrous tyranids at the gates of the Fang itself!
To celebrate the fifth anniversary of Black Library’s seminal event, we have put together an anthology of stories by some of our most popular authors from the past five years.
Excommunicated, hated and hunted, the Crimson Slaughter turned from the Emperor’s Light and have since carved a bloody trail through the Imperium. But before they betrayed their oaths and turned to the worship of the Dark Gods, they were the Crimson Sabres, stalwart and loyal. This is the story of their fall.
C Z Dunn
Enjoy a choice selection stories from 2013 featuring the Emperor’s finest warriors: The Adeptus Astartes.
First published in 1993 at a time when the background to the Warhammer 40,000 universe was still in a state of flux, this book follows three young Imperial Fist recruits.
Brother-Sergeant Tarikus of the Doom Eagles waits. Standing vigil on a war-torn world, he reflects on a life of duty and service as he awaits his chance to strike at the foe.
In the aftermath of a savage battle against vicious greenskins, warriors of the Black Templars find themselves at odds with their Marines Malevolent allies over the spoils of war.
Captain Koryn and Chaplain Cordae of the Raven Guard verbally spar over the fate that awaits them. As the end of the war in the Sargassion Reach approaches, can they truly trust their allies? A 1,000 word Raven Guard story by George Mann.
The Angels Penitent, they are ruled by the Crown of Thorns, who punish any brother who dares to break their edicts. As Brother Montaig considers just such an act, he wonders how bad the punishment could be… A 1,000 word short story by Peter Fehervari.
Ajai Khan, sergeant of the White Scars, awaits the foe. He is patient and still, until the enemy are upon him. Then the hunt begins. A 1,000 word White Scars short story by Anthony Reynolds.
Brother Grissan of the Death Spectres undertakes a mighty quest. His objective? Nothing less than the extinction of an entire alien species in the Emperor’s name. A 1,000 word Death Spectres short story by Cavan Scott.
Chaplain Elysius and Captain Agatone, warriors of the Salamanders, oversee the torture of a dangerous monster. A 1,000 word Salamanders short story by Nick Kyme.
As Brother Scoiven’s life takes him from battle-brother to revered Ancient interred in a mighty Dreadnought, an event from his past returns to haunt his present… A 1,000 word Imperial Fists short story by Ben Counter.
In the silent ruins of a devastated eldar craftworld, most unusual figures stand vigil… A 1,000 word Grey Knights short story by L J Goulding.
L J Goulding
It has been many long years since the Brazen Claws have gathered. Called back together from their Crusade into the Eye of Terror by Chapter Master Caul Engentre, the remaining captains entreat their lord to call off their futile endeavour and rebuild the Chapter. A 1,000 word Brazen Claws short story by Joe Parrino.
In the midst of battle, one of Sanguinius’s sons teeters on the edge of oblivion, a heartbeat from damnation in the grip of his Chapter’s curse. A 1,000 word Blood Angels story by James Swallow.
Furion’s Black Crusade has reached its height, and all that stands between the Chaos Lord and victory is a single warrior… A 1,000 word Dark Angels story by Gav Thorpe.
As rebellion spreads across Feralis IV, the fate of the world may hang on a single pull of the trigger… A 1,000 word Emperor's Warbringers short story by C L Werner.
Manse Jah-Hlley of the Mentors Chapter is alone on a hostile world, his battle-brothers spread far and wide across the planet. But he is far from helpless… A 1,000 word Mentors short story by Josh Reynolds.