Dan Abnett, Mike Lee, Anthony Reynolds, James Swallow, Gav Thorpe, Graham McNeill, Matthew Farrer – Tales of Heresy


A Horus Heresy audiobook anthology

When Horus rebelled against the Emperor, the ensuing civil war nearly destroyed the Imperium. War raged across galaxy, resulting in a struggle where death was the only victor.

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Events from the Great Crusade and the early days of the Heresy are explored in a series of short stories covering the Space Wolves, Word Bearers, World Eaters, Dark Angels, Sisters of Silence, Custodian Guard…and the Emperor himself in a unique tale that will you have questioning all your assumptions about the Master of Mankind.

When Horus the Warmaster rebelled against the Emperor, the ensuing civil war nearly destroyed the Imperium. War raged across galaxy, pitting Astartes against their battle-brothers in a struggle where death was the only victor. But long before that, the Legions struggled with their identities and the demands of the Great Crusade. From battles with alien invaders to conflicts within a Legion, and even dealing with a wayward primarch, these stories show the battles fought as the Great Crusade draws to a close and the Horus Heresy begins….

Contents:

“Blood Games” by Dan Abnett

“Wolf at the Door” by Mike Lee

“Scions of the Storm” by Anthony Reynolds

“The Voice” by James Swallow

“Call of the Lion” by Gav Thorpe

“The Last Church” by Graham McNeill

“After Desh’ea” by Matthew Farrer

Narrated by Gareth Armstrong, Emma Gregory, Jonathan Keeble, Toby Longworth and Peter Whickam

Author: Dan Abnett, Mike Lee, Anthony Reynolds, James Swallow, Gav Thorpe, Graham McNeill, Matthew Farrer
Narrator: Gareth Armstrong, Emma Gregory, Jonathan Keeble, Toby Longworth, Peter Whickam
Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
Released: 19 Apr 2005
Publisher: Black Library
Language: English

User Review:

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Good book all round with good performances. The last 2 stories however are at a next level, giving insight in the emperor and his view on religion as well as the origin of the world eaters.