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The Blade Itself

Marcus Sakey

The Blade Itself

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Published by BBC Books .
Written in English


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ISBN 100792747208


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Joe Abercrombie is the New York Times bestselling author of The Heroes, Best Served Cold, Red Country and the First Law trilogy: The Blade Itself, Before They Are Hanged, and Last Argument of Kings. He is a full time writer, and occasional freelance film editor, who lives in Bath, England with his wife and three children/5().

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With The Blade Itself, you'll find yourself rewinding a lot because so much of the book is boring nonsense you'll have to re-listen to chapters to catch the one important detail you missed. If you are truly set on getting into this series, I'd recommend reading a plot summary somewhere and then starting on Book 2.

Maybe it gets better. The Blade Itself does have plenty of typical features of the epic fantasy genre, such as the identity-less, Orc-like Shanka overrunning the far north, the evil Prophet sending evil cannibal mages on evil missions, and the varied group of people preparing to go on a vital and dangerous quest led by an old wizard.

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[Joe Abercrombie] -- Inquisitor Glokta, a crippled and increasingly bitter relic of the last war, former fencing champion turned torturer extraordinaire, is trapped in a twisted and broken body - not that he allows it to. The Blade Itself has everything I look for these days in a fantasy novel.

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This book is dark. Very dark. If you’re humour is as black as mine, and you don’t mind if a character gets an axe to the head occasionally, then this series is for you. [/span6][span6] The Bad/5.

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The Blade Itself was the first kindle book I had ever read with the Reading Progress turned off. What a magnificent feature that is. It removes the often-depressing feeling of how this story can be possibly be wrapped up in the last few pages/5(K).

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Less Singing, More Hangings. This is a follow up to a previous post I did on Bayaz's Plan and the English Civil War. By doing these historical themed posts I don't mean to suggest that all of Joe's dideas are completely based around inverting or mirroring real history, this is. The blade itself Item Preview remove-circle The back cover is corrupt in the original book.

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The novel has been adapted by veteran comic writer Chuck Dixon, with art by Andie Tong, color by Pete Pantazis, and letters by Bill Tortolini under the publishing mast of Blind Ferret.

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Campbell Award and the David Gemmell Legend Awards/5(99).The Blade Itself: Book One - Ebook written by Joe Abercrombie. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Blade Itself: Book One/5(). Fear not Joe, some decent director is bound to come along and take up the mantle soon. I loved the Blade Itself series. The Half a King series wasn’t great though if I’m honest, first book ok, couldn’t finish the second.

But never mind, Blade Itself more than makes up for that.