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Joe Abercrombie
Joe Abercrombie is a freelance film editor, who works on documentaries and live music events. He lives and works in Bath. THE BLADE ITSELF, his debut novel, is the first novel of The First Law trilogy, followed by BEFORE THEY ARE HANGED and LAST ARGUMENT OF KINGS. His new stand-alone bestseller... show more



Joe Abercrombie is a freelance film editor, who works on documentaries and live music events. He lives and works in Bath. THE BLADE ITSELF, his debut novel, is the first novel of The First Law trilogy, followed by BEFORE THEY ARE HANGED and LAST ARGUMENT OF KINGS. His new stand-alone bestseller is BEST SERVED COLD.

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Birth date: December 31, 1974
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Lillelara
Lillelara rated it 3 years ago
The Blade Itself is a difficult book to describe, because this book doesn´t really have a plot. Or the little plot that there is, is a kind of prologue to the subsequent books in the series. At least it feels that way. But this doesn´t make this a bad book. Simply because Abercrombie constantly kept...
in libris
in libris rated it 5 years ago
Strahan impresses again, having gathered a fine collection of stories first published in 2016. You can see somewhat detailed thoughts on most of the individual stories in previous posts of mine, and I will finish that series in the first part of this post: Foxfire, Foxfire, by Yoon Ha Lee. 4 stars...
TheTick
TheTick rated it 5 years ago
Slow starter but I want to know more. Full review here:http://www.honkifyoulovejustice.com/2017/10/20/book-review-blade-itself-joe-abercrombie
Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios
Musings/Träumereien/Devaneios rated it 5 years ago
I "discovered" Abercrombie in 2012 when I was actually looking for some fantasy novels that "weren't Dragonlance-level shit". Back in 2012 I started off by reading “The Heroes” first. Only in 2013 I got to reading the First Law from the beginning. Abercrombie does not sugar-coat his narrative. Tha...
Burgoo
Burgoo rated it 5 years ago
Great collection of some of the biggest names in the field. Highly recommended.
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