Ciaphas Cain Series

10 primary works • 26 total works
The adventures of Commissar Cain, his malodorous aide Jurgen, and the 296th Valhallans have proved great favourites among Black Library fans. Cain is considered to be a hero of the Imperium, and is praised for his deeds of courage in the thick of battle. However, Cain wants only a safe little spot and a small workload – to live an easy life. But,…

Book 1

For The Emperor
4.24
· 1797 Ratings · 67 Reviews · published 2003 · 6 editions
Commisar Ciaphas Cain - hero of the Imperium and…
Rate it:

Book 2

Caves of Ice
4.11
· 1323 Ratings · 40 Reviews · published 2004 · 4 editions
Still attached to the Valhallans, Commissar Ciaph…
Rate it:

Book 3

The Traitor's Hand
4.20
· 1153 Ratings · 32 Reviews · published 2005 · 5 editions
Commissar Ciaphas Cain is a man who, despite his…
Rate it:

Book 4

Death or Glory
4.25
· 1307 Ratings · 33 Reviews · published 2006 · 3 editions

Yet again, reluctant hero Commissar Cain is catap…

Rate it:

Book 5

Duty Calls
4.18
· 1176 Ratings · 26 Reviews · published 2007 · 3 editions
While assisting local forces quell widespread civ…
Rate it:

Book 6

Cain's Last Stand
4.26
· 1174 Ratings · 26 Reviews · published 2008 · 4 editions
After a long and distinguished career, Commissar…
Rate it:

Book 7

The Emperor's Finest
4.17
· 906 Ratings · 42 Reviews · published 2010 · 5 editions
Commissar Cain is called to duty once more, savin…
Rate it:

Book 8

The Last Ditch
4.19
· 788 Ratings · 33 Reviews · published 2012 · 5 editions
Commissar Cain returns to an icy planet to crush…
Rate it:

Book 9

The Greater Good
4.10
· 612 Ratings · 33 Reviews · published 2013 · 7 editions
The new hardback Ciaphas Cain adventure

When the w…
Rate it:

Book 10

Ciaphas Cain: Choose Your Enemies
4.21
· 136 Ratings · 19 Reviews · 4 editions
Book 10 in the Ciaphas Cain Series.

Commissar Ciap…
Rate it:

Book 1-3

Ciaphas Cain: Hero of the Imperium
4.41
· 2271 Ratings · 105 Reviews · published 2007 · 3 editions
In the war torn future of the 41st Millennium Com…
Rate it:

Book 1-3

Ciaphas Cain Trilogy
4.42
· 19 Ratings · 3 Reviews · 1 edition
In the 41st millennium Commissar Ciaphas Cain, he…
Rate it:

Book 4-6

Ciaphas Cain: Defender of the Imperium
4.40
· 1080 Ratings · 27 Reviews · published 2010 · 3 editions
The legendary Commissar Ciaphas Cain, lauded as o…
Rate it:

Book 7-9

Saviour Of The Imperium
4.62
· 39 Ratings · 5 Reviews · 2 editions
In the grim darkness of the 41st millennium, mank…
Rate it:

Book Audio Drama

Dead in the Water
3.83
· 214 Ratings · 14 Reviews · published 2011 · 2 editions
Commissar Ciaphas Cain is a renowned and revered…
Rate it:

Book Audio Drama

The Devil You Know
4.24
· 86 Ratings · 6 Reviews · published 2014 · 1 edition
As the Tyrannic Wars sweep across the face of the…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

Fight or Flight
4.19
· 306 Ratings · 9 Reviews · published 2011 · 1 edition
Ciaphas Cain's early years come to light as he fi…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

Sector Thirteen
4.14
· 199 Ratings · 1 Reviews · published 2011 · 1 edition
Ciaphas Cain battles alongside the planet's custo…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

The Beguiling
4.10
· 206 Ratings · 2 Reviews · published 2011 · 1 edition
On Slawkenberg, Ciaphas Cain is a long way from t…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

Echoes of the Tomb
4.05
· 246 Ratings · 3 Reviews · published 2011 · 1 edition
Ciaphas Cain battles alongside the Reclaimers Spa…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

Hidden Depths
3.77
· 65 Ratings · 3 Reviews · published 2014 · 2 editions
Inquisitor Amberley Vail, best known for chronicl…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

Traitor's Gambit
4.16
· 217 Ratings · 1 Reviews · published 2009 · 2 editions
On a tour of inspection on an aquatic world, in a…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

A Mug of Recaff
4.00
· 77 Ratings · 6 Reviews · published 2012 · 2 editions
Another mission to purge the worlds of the Imperi…
Rate it:

Book Novella

Old Soldiers Never Die
4.01
· 122 Ratings · 3 Reviews · 3 editions
Rate it:

Book Short Story

The Little Things
3.75
· 48 Ratings · 4 Reviews · published 2012 · 1 edition
Taking a little rest and relaxation in the compan…
Rate it:

Book Short Story

The Smallest Detail
3.95
· 66 Ratings · 4 Reviews · published 2013 · 2 editions
The ‘simple’ task Jurgen is sent on by Ciaphas Ca…
Rate it:

Related series

Series
1,034 primary works • 1,034 total works
Series
2 primary works • 2 total works
Series
3 primary works • 3 total works