|Soul Drinker (2002) [Novel]|
by Ben Counter
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Series: Soul Drinkers, the
In the distant future, humanity has spread out among the stars and created a vast empire in the galaxy. However, nothing is easy in the future and humanity's grip on its empire is fragile at best. There are countless species that have waged war and destroyed human worlds including supernatural forces. The Emperor of mankind created genetically engineered superhumans called space marines to protect and fight for mankind against all threats. these space marines are broken down into thousands of units called chapters, each chapter with its own lineage, histories and doctrines. One of these chapters are called the Soul Drinkers, space marines created by the emperor 10,000 years ago. the Soul Drinkers are devote to the emperor but are obsessed with righting a wrong made against them two thousand years ago. This obsessive desire to right the wrong puts the chapter into direct conflict with their duties and oaths they have sworn to the emperor.
Original title: Soul Drinker
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure→ Space Opera
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure→ Militaristic