After centuries of peace, the Imperium is thrown into panic as human worlds everywhere are menaced by orks.
After centuries of peace, the Imperium is thrown into panic as human worlds everywhere are menaced by orks. In a relentless tide of slaughter, ork attack moons destroy planet after planet with gravity weapons of unstoppable power. On Terra, the High Lords are paralysed by the scale of the threat, and fail to take any effective action. With entire Space Marine Chapters missing, or known to have been wiped out, does anyone have the will and the power to rise to the Imperium’s defence?
Rob Sanders is the author of The Serpent Beneath, a novella that appeared in the New York Times bestselling Horus Heresy anthology The Primarchs. His other Black Library credits include the Warhammer 40,000 novels Skitarius, Tech-Priest, Legion of the Damned, Atlas Infernal and Redemption Corps, as well as the audio drama The Path Forsaken. He has also written the Warhammer Archaon duology Everchosen and Lord of Chaos, along with many Horus Heresy and Warhammer 40,000 Quick Reads for blacklibrary.com. He lives in the city of Lincoln, UK.