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Summary

Book four in the Gaunt's Ghosts series.

Sent to retrieve holy artefacts from a world lost to Chaos, Gaunt’s Ghosts find themselves beset by the enemy...but is Saint Sabbat herself helping them from beyond the grave?

Listen to it because: it's a new start for Gaunt's Ghosts. With a whole load of new troopers in the regiment and a dangerous mission - a race against time to retrieve holy relics from a dying world - Gaunt and his men (and women now!) have their work cut out for them.

The story: in disgrace after a catastrophic war, Colonel-Commissar Ibram Gaunt and the Tanith First are sent to retrieve precious artefacts from a world lost to Chaos. With enemy all around them and time against them, Gaunt's Ghosts and their allies must prevent the holy relics of Saint Sabbat from falling into their foes' hands, and as mysterious events begin to occur, Gaunt begins to suspect that the Saint herself might be aiding them from beyond the grave.

Running time 10 hours 13 minutes.

©2020 Games Workshop Limited (P)2020 Games Workshop Limited

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Fan-Fethin’-Tastic!

You like The Ghosts right? You like Ghaunt right? You like crazy plots with twists and turns in the grim dark universe of Warhammer right? Then shut up and listen to this. You’ll like it too.

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the book is good, the player is not

I loved The story and performance. But the audiable program forgot the place where i have finished 5 times.

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There are just too few GG audio's!! So good!

I dont think I would say "my favourite" but still an excellent story and as always a perfect perdormance from Mr.Longworth (Im not sure anyone else does the Ghosts the same justice!) Felt slightly like a rushed finale but on reflection, with all of the earlier detail heavy battles, the contrast worked. My only issue is I am ALWAYS left wanting more! Mr.Abnett, you are a legend and I thankyou, Gaunt has aided the war on my Black Dog one bolter round at a time )) And after Anarch.....?

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Brilliant!

Brilliant! I can't wait for the rest of the Gaunt books to arrive on Audible! :D

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Gaunt and Saint Sabbat!

Whilst I have enjoyed listening the Gaunts Ghosts books so far albeit they are not released in order so I am getting them in reverse order 🤔 for me this book is definitely one of the best released so far, a great story with action, angst, pathos and quite a bit of humour, as always outstanding narration

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idk

harder to follow than the books before but i did end to stop and start it alot in saying that I am really invested in the series and that doesn't happen much

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best of gaunts ghosts so far

loved it, Toby Longworth reading Dan Abnett is always top tier, but this is one of the best in the series so far.

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It was a n Honour

Another great experience. Toby Longworth does a brilliant job yet again bringing the Ghosts to life.

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Another triumph

Amazing book. It helps if you like tanks, but a damp good story. Heartily recommended. The combination of author and narrator is unbeatable.

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Excellent

Both the story and narrative were brilliant would highly recommend it now for the next one

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  • 27-09-20

I see Gaunt's Ghost Novel, I open my wallet!

I've read and re-read this series for years now. it never gets old or boring. Mr. Longworth's performance is a delight. Get started on the other books for feth's sake! :D

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  • 01-10-20

Sabbat Martyr

Keep em coming, I'll keep buying em. Ain't nothing gonna kill old Gaunt. The Emperor protects.

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  • 05-10-20

Fantastic story

This is a keeper.... as all of the guants ghost books are. there was a few naration blips I noticed but nothing "game breaking".

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  • Brian C Waggoner
  • 28-09-20

Great story...but..

Great story. Riveting!! Kept me wanting more. As usual, Toby Longworth's performance was flawless.
But the end...

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  • 11-03-21

Solid; though more than a few editing bugs.

Another solid entry into a good series. But around chapter six there are a number of editing problems. Lines being repeated / multiple takes being merged.

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  • 04-10-20

Please record more of these Black Library

Would make a fantastic mini-series. A great way for people to start out in the 40k universe.

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  • Nicholas Jones
  • 28-03-21

Great book but it just ends

Really enjoyed the book. Was my favorite so far but it just ends with and leaves you hanging.

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  • gregory a. gouty II
  • 01-03-21

Toby Longworth Continues to Amaze!

Toby Longworth continues to amaze with his voices for each character! I feel submerged in the story.

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  • Ty Crews
  • 04-10-20

The Imperial Truth

Brave are those that fight the Warp and the Heretic in the name of the Emperor.

Please, keep filling in the rest of the audiobooks for this great series.

Dan is a fantastic author, Toby is a great listen.

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  • 22-10-21

Gaunt is the feffing best

This series never ceases to amaze me. All recurring characters are as great as ever, Guard getting the job done all on their own. For Tanith.