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Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your Bookshelf

Here is a list of the best Black Library books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!

1. Dark Imperium (1) (2018)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfThe returned primarch Roboute Guilliman strives to save the Imperium from an era of death and darkness.Fell times have come to the galaxy. Cadia has fallen, destroyed by the onslaught of Chaos. A Great Rift in the warp has opened and from its depths have spewed daemons and the horrors of Old Night. But all hope is not lost… A hero, long absent, has returned and with him comes the wrath of the Ultramarines reborn. Roboute Guilliman, the last of the loyal primarchs, has arisen from millennia in stasis to lead the Imperium out of darkness on a crusade the likes of which has not been seen since the fabled days of the Emperor. But…
Author(s): Guy Haley

2. Dark Imperium Plague War: Plague War (2) (2019)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfIntent on rebuilding Ultramar, the returned primarch Roboute Guilliman wages war on the treacherous Death Guard – but the intervention of a greater power threatens all he works for.In the void and upon the worlds of Greater Ultramar, the battle for the Imperium continues. Intent on rebuilding his home realm and using it as base to reconstruct the ravaged stellar empire of mankind, the returned primarch Roboute Guilliman proceeds with his war to drive Mortarion and his Death Guard Traitor Legion from the domain of the Ultramarines. But when Guilliman brings his brother to battle upon the diseased plains of Parmenio, the…
Author(s): Guy Haley

3. The Devastation of Baal (1) (Space Marine Conquests) (2017)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfThe Blood Angels Chapter and their successors mount a desperate defence of their home world of Baal from the predations of the tyranid hive fleet Leviathan.After a brutal campaign in the Cryptus System fighting the alien tyranids, Lord Dante returns to Baal to marshal the entire Blood Angels Chapter and their Successors against Hive Fleet Leviathan. Thus begins the greatest conflict in the history of the sons of Sanguinius. Despite a valiant battle in the void around Baal, the Blood Angels are unable to stop the tyranids drawing ever closer, but their petitions for reinforcements are met with dread news. The Cadian Gate, the…
Author(s): Guy Haley

4. The Horus Heresy: Titandeath (Book 53) (53) (2019)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfWar is unleashed on Beta-Garmon as the armies of the Emperor attempt to hold back the tide of Chaos in the last major clash before Horus reaches Terra itself – and the God-machines of the Adeptus Titanicus are on the front line. The long-awaited and much-teased battle of Beta-Garmon is here, and with armies of Titans clashing in brutal no quarters combat, Guy Haley has crafted a remarkable tale.Horus’s armada gathers, and he has defeated all enemies sent against him, even the Emperor’s own executioner. One barrier remains before he can strike for Terra and lay waste to the Emperor’s…
Author(s): Guy Haley

5. Traditions & Encounters: A Global Perspective of the Past: From 1500 to the Present: 2 (2010)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfConnect students to the stories of history. Connect students to the experience of history. tools including surveys, focus groups, and ethnographic studies, we’ve identified areas in need of improvement to provide an opportunity for greater learning and teaching experiences. The fifth edition of “Traditions & Encounters” is a result of this. “Traditions & Encounters” also has a rich history of firsts: the first world history text to take a truly global perspective on the past; the first to emphasize connections among cultures; and, the first to combine twin themes with a seven-part framework, making the huge…
Author(s): Jerry Bentley, Herbert Ziegler

6. The Lords of Silence (Warhammer 40,000) (2019)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfThe galaxy has changed. Armies of Chaos march across the Dark Imperium, among them the Death Guard, servants of the Plague God. But shadows of the past haunt these traitors… The Death Guard have returned to prominence with the return of Mortarion and their fabulous model range, and Chris Wraight's previous work with them (in his Space Wolves novels, notably) makes him the perfect person to delve into their particular darkness.The Cadian Gate is broken, and the Imperium is riven in two. The might of the Traitor Legions, kept shackled for millennia behind walls of iron and sorcery, has been…
Author(s): Chris Wraight

7. Warhammer Chronicles: Skaven Wars: The Black Plague Trilogy (2019)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfThis gripping collection contains all three novels in The Black Plague trilogy by one of Black Library’s most accomplished authors, C.L. Werner, including, Dead Winter, Blighted Empire, and Wolf of Sigmar.Contains the folllowing novels by C L Werner: Dead Winter Blighted Empire Wolf of Sigmar One thousand years have passed since Sigmar united the tribes of man and gave birth to an Empire. Now, the Emperor Boris Goldgather claims ascendancy and it is a bitter reign. Under his corrupt rule, the Empire is already at risk of annihilation when a deadly…
Author(s): C L Werner

8. Maledictions (Warhammer Horror) (2019)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfA eclectic collection of gut wrenching tales to spook and scare.Horror is no stranger to the worlds of Warhammer. Its very fabric is infested with the arcane, the strange and the downright terrifying. From the cold, vastness of the 41st millenium to the creeping evil at large in the Mortal Realms, this anthology of short stories explores the sinister side of Warhammer in a way it never has been before. Psychological torment, visceral horrors, harrowing tales of the supernatural and the nightmares buried within, this collection brings together some of the best horror…
Author(s): Graham McNeill

9. The Magos (4) (Eisenhorn) (2018)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfInquisitor Eisenhorn returns in a stunning new novel that pits him against his oldest foe, forcing him to finally confront the growing darkness within his own soul.Inquisitor Gregor Eisenhorn has spent his life stalking the darkest and most dangerous corners of the galaxy in pursuit of heresy and Chaos, but how long can a man walk that path without succumbing to the lure of the warp? Pursuing heretics in the remote worlds of the Imperium, Eisenhorn must confront the truth about himself. Is he still a champion of the Throne? Or has he been seduced by the very evil that he hunts? The Magos is…
Author(s): Dan Abnett

10. Sin of Damnation (3) (Black Library Summer Reading) (2018)

 Best Black Library Books That Should Be On Your BookshelfThe elite warriors of the Blood Angels Space Marine Chapter board an ancient space hulk, seeking to purge its deadly alien infestation and avenge a past wrong.Six centuries ago, Space Marines of the Blood Angels Chapter boarded the space hulk Sin of Damnation to cleanse it of a genestealer infestation. They were never seen again. Now, the ancient space hulk has reemerged from the warp, and Captain Raphael leads a kill team of mighty Terminators aboard, determined to avenge that ancient shame and finally destroy the aliens. Vastly outnumbered and beset by the psychic might of the hive mind, the Blood Angels must…
Author(s): Gav Thorpe

Best Black Library Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some black library books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The Art of History: A study of four great historians of the eighteenth century.

Author(s): John B. Black
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2018, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2305077

Roots & Culture: Cultural Politics in the Making of Black Britain

Author(s): Eddie Chambers
Publisher: I.B. Tauris, Year: 2017, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2426546

Roots and culture: cultural politics in the making of black Britain

Author(s): Chambers, Eddie
Publisher: , Year: 2017, Size: 27 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2579882

Astrophysics of Black Holes: From Fundamental Aspects to Latest Developments

Author(s): Cosimo Bambi (eds.)
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Year: 2016, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1581885

The black eunuchs of the Ottoman Empire: networks of power in the court of the sultan

Author(s): Junne, George H.;Schwarze
Publisher: I.B.Tauris, Year: 2016, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2632344

The Formation and Disruption of Black Hole Jets

Author(s): Ioannis Contopoulos, Denise Gabuzda, Nikolaos Kylafis (eds.)
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2015, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1312755

The Politics of Race in Britain and South Africa: Black British Solidarity and the Anti-Apartheid Struggle

Author(s): Elizabeth Williams
Publisher: I.B. Tauris, Year: 2015, Size: 1011 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2426544

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are truly hot items according to Washington Post, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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