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Fabius Bile: Primogenitor

Warhammer 40,000
Narrated by: John Banks
Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (28 ratings)
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Publisher's Summary

He is known by many names - Clonelord, Manflayer, Primogenitor. He is the epitome of deceit and perversion, and feared by man and monster alike. Once the Chief Apothecary of the Emperor's Children, the madman known as Fabius Bile possesses a knowledge of genetic manipulation second to none.

Now a renegade among renegades, he is loathed by those he once called brother, and even the most degraded of Chaos Space Marines fear his name. Exiled for his dark experiments, Bile has retreated deep into the Eye of Terror, leaving a trail of twisted abominations in his wake. But when a former student brings word of the ultimate prize for the taking, Bile is unable to resist being drawn once more into the cauldron of war. For in seizing this prize, Fabius Bile might yet discover the one secret his has been unable to unlock...the secret which will prevent his inevitable doom.

©2016 Games Workshop Limited (P)2016 Games Workshop Limited

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  • Ball
  • 06-08-2018

Good background info!

engaging story - lots of good supporting characters and motivations. Shows how Chaos gets ready for conflict.

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  • chris smith
  • 25-06-2018

Unbelievable novel

When I first delved into warhammer, I hated Fabius Bile. But a friend of mine talked me into reading this novel, and I must say, I have found a new respext and love for the primogenitor. Within the first few hours, this book quickly made its way to the top of my favorites list. It is beautifully written, and the performance is simply amazing. A must read for anyone who lokes Warhammer 40k and its lore!

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  • gc
  • 03-03-2019

Chaos is just not interesting.

this book, like many movies, is just about Gore and violence for the sake of Gore and violence. Fabius is just not an engaging character from my perspective. Abandon is the only chaos character I have found to be intriguing and this and other choas POV books are simply "hey, look at how bad we are".

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  • Anonymous User
  • 27-04-2018

Absolute gold

Absolute gold Toke me three sessions very Enjoyable. still need five more word two one...

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 13-04-2018

Intrigue and action

Excellent narration and story. Really expands on society within the eye of terror. Great for any 40k fan.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 17-11-2017

Best chaos story I've read since the night lords!

I had real doubts going in but this is actually the best chaos story I've read since the night Lords Trilogy after reading this I believe I will actually pick up the model!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 14-04-2019

inconsistent feel

Sometimes the characters felt truly evil, other times they seemed repentant and full of sorrow. That could make for an interesting character arch except that it's seemingly random and without purpose.

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  • Duzake
  • 12-02-2019

Good for Intro readers, Great for veteran 40k

Great story progression that kept me coming back waiting to see what happened next. Along with interesting insight into Fabius Bile and how he views the Warp and its inhabitants.

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  • Paw
  • 30-01-2019

Great preformance

it was a good book, and it was preformed very well, but the story just didn't click with me, i don't care much about the emperors children, or fabious bile, after this. but this is a taste thing, i don't think it's bad at any rate, just not for me

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  • Wanderer
  • 12-08-2018

Simple.

If you're a fan of the Emperor's Children and Fabius you'll like this. It gives a pretty in depth look into Fabius as well as how far the Emperor's Children have fallen.

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  • Pat
  • 27-09-2017

Black library

Finally Warhammer 40k comes to audible. This is going to get expensive for me. Sweet as.

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  • ben
  • 10-04-2019

very good

amazing book must read out of all of them it trump's the best of them.. it's up there with Eisenhorn (but not as good story )

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  • Anonymous User
  • 18-03-2019

Bile part 1

really enjoyable book, good action and performance. highly recommend for 40k and chaos fans :)

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  • The naj man
  • 11-01-2019

so good

One of the best 40k novels, and I have read/heard plenty. a truly complex character is our fabius, gifted, twisted, cruel, idealistic. Many of the other characters were absolute peaches also (greetings from slaanesh radiant king). The voice performance was fantastic, the character sounded just as I would have imagined them. fabius bile... mad bad and dangerous to know.

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  • S. Gallagher
  • 20-07-2018

Awesome listen

Once again another great listen from the 40k universe! JOHN banks brings the characters to life brilliantly.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 08-07-2018

Audio Book Review

if you like WarHammer 40.000 you will love this. the reading of it the way the story is written and told it is just superb a great story to listen to.

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  • John
  • 01-05-2018

Primogenitor

Another quality tale from the Warhammer 40k Universe. Great story Fabius Bile is unique to say the least. Really great narrator as well !

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 16-03-2018

Fabius, Pater Mutatis

Excellently narrated by the wonderful John Banks, a masterful telling of the twisted machinations of Chief Apothecary Fabius Bile, his desires, drives and needs.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 04-12-2017

fantastic book! well read!

loved it, is even tempting me to get another, fantastic book that has made my commuting up and down the country so much more bearable

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  • Matthew Mayers
  • 04-10-2017

Vividly Grotesque and Intriguing

Excellent voice acting and narrating. Enthralling story with beautifully vivid imagery. A enjoyable 40k novel delving into the infamous 3rd legion and Fabius Bile.