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Salvation's Reach

Warhammer 40,000
Narrated by: James McPherson
Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (89 ratings)
Regular price: £29.99
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Summary

The Ghosts of the Tanith First-and-Only have been away from the front line for too long. Listless and hungry for action, they are offered a mission that perfectly suits their talents.

The objective: the mysterious Salvation's Reach, a remote and impenetrable stronghold concealing secrets that could change the course of the Sabbat Worlds campaign. But the proposed raid is so hazardous, it's regarded as a suicide mission, and the Ghosts may have been in reserve for so long they've lost their edge. Haunted by spectres from the past and stalked by the Archenemy, Colonel-Commissar Gaunt and his Ghosts embark upon what could be their finest hour...or their final mission.

©2011 Games Workshop Ltd. (P)2011 Games Workshop Limited

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Epic all round !!

Awesome book. the story is great, if you've read the other Ghosts books this one you will love. The Narrator does an amazing job of bringing each character to life. really enjoyed it start to finish. 5 star

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great book

great book by a fantastic author. the narration was very good also. ten out of ten

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Some sections were difficult to get through.. A hell of alot of setup for the mission. I don't mind hearing about ship life etc but so many missed oppurtunities for something interesting and a few unanswered questions.

I did enjoy this book on the whole, and the end justified the build up. Gaunt is a good main character

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AWESOME!!!!!!!

a bit of a slow start but once you get hooked and invested into the story it holds you until the end. fantastic story amazing action really enjoyable all round- I really hope they do more audio books from this series.

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indepth with fantastic action

loved every minute from start to finish. gives an indepth look at the tanith first. characters are brilliant and well read. having followed the books since the start it was nice to finally hear the characters come to life!!

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Great Story

Enjoyed and would recommend. Great addition to the continued stories of the Tabitha First and Only.

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Slow burn, with a great ramp up at the end.<br />Enjoy

Good voice actor. Many voices with good differences.
It took a while to really ramp up for me.
Even though a lot of intrige happen

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  • Dan
  • 30-11-17

record more of the Guants Ghosts series.

I would love to hear this narrator to do the entirety of the Guants Ghosts series.

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  • Patrick Smith II
  • 03-04-18

Record all the Gaunt books, I WILL BUY THEM!

I have waited so long for these. When I first saw this in the black library I nearly baught it...but I waited for two reasons. 1: I didn't have the time then. 2: I wanted it on Audible with the rest of my collections.
I got time and I got my wish....now I just need the rest of the collection....to whom it may concern: I WILL BUY THEM IF MADE AVAILABLE .

Oh and review: narrator is great (keep him), story good, quality solid.

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  • octavio pena jr.
  • 02-11-17

Gaunt!!!

If you are here, you already know it. Just listen and enjoy.
Although prior to listening to this I did not realize that words like “alarm” weren’t pronounced as “alarrem”. It added so much more to an olde beloved tale. I only await for the rest of The Ghost’s tales to be available through this service.

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  • Berserk
  • 14-01-18

Outstanding

This is the best look into the 40k universe that you are going to find. All these books are have to feel of Saving Private Ryan in the grim dark future. I love the series and really hope they adapt ever novel on the series.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 25-12-17

fantastic

This was an amazing story, from start to finish.
This is a prime example of Dan Abnetts genius
I absolutely loved it.

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  • Ashley Nickles
  • 20-12-18

The reader is awful with this book

Sorry to say but james mcpherson not only does not add to the book but makes it unlistenable. I think he would be good with a different type of book but not warhammer. So try the preview and see if he works for you first.

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  • brandon r ducrest
  • 27-06-18

GREAT!

excellent book i am now buying the second book as i write this ....can't wait!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 27-11-17

True to Form

I love Gaunt's Ghosts. I wait with baited breath for something to go awry. This book doesn't disappoint.

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  • Daniel
  • 16-02-19

Great Lore

Another great book from Abnett, love 40K lore. Only complaint I have is that I think I would rather drive a screwdriver into my brain than hear the narrator do a female characters voice again. His Yoncy is particularly piercing!

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  • romuald beddiar
  • 31-12-18

mediocre performance decent story

The different character voices are either cringy or simply infuriating I had to skip some whole chapters because of how annoying some of the voices.were.

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