The second title in The Horus Heresy: Primarchs series, a brand new sequence of novels from Black Library.
Many are the sagas of Leman Russ, Lord of Winter and War, most fearsome of the Emperor’s primarch sons. At the height of the Great Crusade, his Space Wolves fight to bring the rebel world of Dulan to compliance. Enraged by the defiance of the tyrant Durath, Russ has pledged to strike him down personally – but his brother Lion El’Jonson of the Dark Angels advises more caution. With the might of two Legions arrayed against Durath, tensions nevertheless run high, and the rivalry between the Wolf and the Lion threatens to engulf them all.
Chris Wraight is the author of the Horus Heresy novels Scars and The Path of Heaven, the novellas Brotherhood of the Storm and Wolf King, and the audio dramas The Sigillite and Grey Talon. For Warhammer 40,000, he has written the Space Wolves novels Blood of Asaheim and Stormcaller, the Inquisition novel The Carrion Throne and the Space Marine Battles novels Wrath of Iron and War of the Fang. Additionally, he has many Warhammer stories to his name, including the Time of Legends novel Master of Dragons and the End Times novel The Fall of Altdorf. Chris lives and works near Bristol, in south-west England.