Pdf or kindle Half a King By Joe Abercrombie


  • Paperback
  • 416
  • Half a King
  • Joe Abercrombie
  • English
  • 18 December 2018
  • 9780007550227

10 thoughts on “Half a King

  1. says:

    First off I would like to taunt you all just a little bit Because I got to read an ARC of this book and you have to wait until it comes out in July But I can say this This particular book is worth the wait I've been a fan of Abercrombie's stuff for years His worldbuilding is great his characterization is marvelous he writes an amazing action scene Yeah simply said his craft is undeniably excellent That said sometimes I put down one of his

  2. says:

    Once after his father had hit him in a rage Yarvi's mother had found him crying The fool strikes she had said The wise man smiles and watches and learns Then strikes Half a King is the kind of book that creeps up on you gradually painting a picture of kingdoms and slavery and backstabbing until you think this is basically another fantasy s

  3. says:

    Opportunities to blurb one’s nemesis are rare indeed Having been published in ye olde aught 7 Joe Abercrombie is the elder in our Sith padawan duo whilst I have only been in print since late late 2008 Our careers have followed similar trajectories each of us receiving early and effusive critical praise oh wait that was him each of us selling millions of books him millions–or a ebullient publicist each of u

  4. says:

    There were four parts in this epic fantasy story The first held little interesting scenes and turned out to be uite banal for nothing surprising happened We were introduced to the main character and his family which was good but really other than that it was the basic king died needs replacement hero becomes king marriage betrayal and everything felt really flatly executed The second part though was different and origin

  5. says:

    Just so no one thinks I'd review a book I hadn't read yes I got to read it already as an Advanced Reading Copy I've enjoyed Abercrombie's books before but this one had an exceptionally tight focus on the protagonist that I really liked And the story does not compromise anywhere It's a coming of age story but that trite description

  6. says:

    122917 ON SALE for 299 by Rabid ReadsIt's not a secret that YA fantasy is second to only UF on my preferred genres list It's also not a secret that YA fantasy has been falling flat for me recently With the exception of Heir

  7. says:

    I’m a big fan of Abercrombie stark gritty fantasy books for grown ups His fiction pulls no punches and takes no prisoners unless those prisoners are later tortured and executed So I was curious to see how he would approach the world of young adult fiction in Half a King The answer brilliantly Abercrombie creates a fanta

  8. says:

    There I was peacefully reading a decent interesting YA fantasy a sort of Viking flavored coming of age story about the adventures of a physically weak studious 15 year old prince with a crippled hand Prince Yarvi briefly

  9. says:

    45 StarsThis was my first Joe Abercrombie story and it definitely won’t be my last In fact I already have the next book in my hands It was slow to start for me but such is always the case in first of a series books when there is solid world building afootI really enjoyed Abercrombie’s writing It just seemed to flow so effortlessly I would feel as though I had just sat down and then realize I had already blown through 50 pages And I am

  10. says:

    From the many cages ranked around the walls they looked down on him now the doves and one great bronze feathered eagle which must have brought a message from the High King in Skekenhouse The one person in the land

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Joe Abercrombie ☆ 2 Free download

Half a King

Xe so has sharpened his mind to a deadly edge Gathering a strange fellowship of the outcast he finds they can help him than any noble could Even so Yarvi's path may end as it began in twists traps and trage. I m a big fan of Abercrombie stark gritty fantasy books for grown ups His fiction pulls no punches and takes no prisoners unless those prisoners are later tortured and executed So I was curious to see how he would approach the world of young adult fiction in Half a King The answer brilliantly Abercrombie creates a fantasy world that is somewhat neo Viking set around the Shattered Sea the Baltic and North Atlantic ages after the elves 21st Century man shattered god Blew everything up and disappeared Our protagonist Yarvi the youngest son of the king of Gettland was born with a deformed hand in a world that values only able bodied warriors He is prepared to spend his life in the Ministry as a sort o

Free read ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ☆ Joe Abercrombie

But first he must survive cruelty chains and the bitter waters of the shattered sea itself all with only one good hand Born a weakling in the eyes of a hard cold world he cannot grip a shield or swing an a. There were four parts in this epic fantasy story The first held little interesting scenes and turned out to be uite banal for nothing surprising happened We were introduced to the main character and his family which was good but really other than that it was the basic king died needs replacement hero becomes king marriage betrayal and everything felt really flatly executed The second part though was different and original In each part actually we met new characters There were in fact many of them However when I looked up the definition of the epic fantasy genre I read info about there being normally a wide cast of characters so perhaps it will not surprise readers of the genre The third part was

Characters Half a King

Alternate cover edition for ISBN 9780007550227For all editions see hereBetrayed by his family and left for dead prince Yarvi reluctant heir to a divided kingdom has vowed to reclaim a throne he never wanted. Once after his father had hit him in a rage Yarvi s mother had found him crying The fool strikes she had said The wise man smiles and watches and learns Then strikes Half a King is the kind of book that creeps up on you gradually painting a picture of kingdoms and slavery and backstabbing until you think this is basically another fantasy set in the comfort zone of the genre and then it hits you hard when you least expect it I kid you not there were three huge twists in this book and I remained completely oblivious to all of them until they were upon me It is the first twist a few chapters in that sucks you into this story and I found myself unable to stop reading from then onI m really picky when it co


About the Author: Joe Abercrombie

The First Law trilogy Before They Are Hanged and Last Argument of Kings He currently lives and works in London with his wife and daughter In early 2008 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