❮Reading❯ ➼ The Blade Itself ➵ Author Joe Abercrombie – E17streets4all.co.uk Logen Ninefingers, infamous barbarian, has finally run out of luck Caught in one feud too many, he s on the verge of becoming a dead barbarian leaving nothing behind him but bad songs, dead friends, a Logen Ninefingers, infamous barbarian, has finally run out of luck Caught in one feud too many, he s on the verge of becoming a dead barbarian leaving nothing behind him but bad songs, dead friends, and a lot of happy enemies Nobleman Captain Jezal dan Luthar, dashing officer, and paragon of selfishness, has nothing dangerous in mind than fleecing his friends at cards and dreaming of glory in the fencing circle But war is brewing, and on the battlefields of the frozen
The Blade PDF \ North they fight by altogether bloodier rules Inquisitor Glokta, cripple turned torturer, would like nothing better than to see Jezal come home in a box But then Glokta hates everyone cutting treason out of the Union one confession at a time leaves little room for friendship His latest trail of corpses may lead him right to the rotten heart of government, if he can stay alive long enough to follow it Enter the wizard, Bayaz A bald old man with a terrible temper and a pathetic assistant, he could be the First of the Magi, he could be a spectacular fraud, but whatever he is, he s about to make the lives of Logen, Jezal, and Glokta a whole lot difficult Murderous conspiracies rise to the surface, old scores are ready to be settled, and the line between hero and villain is sharp enough to draw blood.
Joe Abercrombie was educated at Lancaster Royal Grammar School and Manchester University, where he studied psychology He moved into television production before taking up a career as a freelance film editor During a break between jobs he began writing The Blade Itself in , completing it in It was published by Gollancz in and was followed by two other books in The First Law trilogy, Before They Are Hanged and Last Argument of Kings He currently lives and works in
The Blade PDF \ London with his wife and daughter In early Joe Abercrombie was one of the contributors to the BBC Worlds of Fantasy series, alongside other contributors such as Michael Moorcock, Terry Pratchett and China Mieville.
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- The Blade Itself
- Joe Abercrombie
- 15 March 2019 Joe Abercrombie