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Half a King by Joe Abercrombie

Half a King by Joe Abercrombie now going for $1.99 Kindle version as of 7/14/15

I am a big fan of Joe Abercrombie. The First Law triology and it’s characters rate very high on my list of best books/best characters I’ve read. 720 more words

Sand dan Glokta quote from the Blade Itself

“Ahhh.” Glokta cracked a toothless smile. “Hot as the Maker’s forge, Barnam, just the way I like it.” The heat was getting into the leg now, and the pain was subsiding.

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The Bloody-Nine quote from The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie.

Logen set his jaw and clenched his fists under the rotten shreds of blanket. He could go back to the ruins of the village by the sea, just one last time.

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Logen Ninefingers quote from The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

You carry on. That’s what he’d always done. That’s the task that comes with surviving, whether you deserve to live or not. You remember the dead as best you can.

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The Blade Itself (The First Law: Book One) Review

Author and Genre

The author is Joe Abercrombie. The Blade Itself is the first book in his First Law trilogy and falls within the genre of fantasy fiction. 486 more words


Summer Reading List?

I’ve read quite a few other blogs about what is on the agenda for summer reading. Most seem to include a couple of best sellers and maybe a classic. 86 more words