Limited Edition Horus Heresy Novella Available To Pre-order Now

Gav Thorpe's Ravenlord gets the deluxe treatment

The Black Library has announced the release of a new novella, Gav Thorpe's Ravenlord , which fits into the Warhammer 40,000 range as part of the Horus Heresy series.

The story follows the character of Corvus Corax, the Primarch of the Raven Guard Space Marine Legion. His once renowned Legion is now a weakened force, fighting a new war by freeing worlds oppressed by traitor forces. Corax’s attempts to fight back against the influence of the Warmaster lead him on a journey that his him confronting his past.

Thorpe described this on his blog as one of his “more secretive projects of late” and promised fans on Twitter that it includes a space battle.

Ravenlord is a limited edition of only 4,000 copies worldwide. Every copy will be signed by the author and individually numbered. The hardback book is embossed with a raven feather design and includes a colour section with artwork and additional text.

You can download extracts from the book in EPUB and MOBI formats.

Shipping will begin from 12 May 2014, with free standard delivery.