By Joe Abercrombie
NAMED the best BOOKS OF THE 12 months by means of BUZZFEED • ALEX AWARD WINNER • New York Times bestselling writer Joe Abercrombie’s exciting sequence maintains within the follow-up to Half a King, which George R. R. Martin hailed as “a fast paced story of betrayal and revenge that grabbed me from web page 1 and refused to allow go.”
“The Shattered Seas trilogy has labored its method right into a very particular staff of my favourite delusion novels of all time.”—James Dashner, number one New York Times bestselling writer of The Maze Runner
Sometimes a woman is touched through mom War.
Thorn is this sort of lady. wanting to avenge her lifeless father, she lives to struggle. yet she has been named a assassin by means of the very guy who educated her to kill.
Sometimes a lady turns into a warrior.
She reveals herself stuck up within the schemes of pop Yarvi, Gettland’s deeply crafty minister. Crossing part the realm to discover allies opposed to the ruthless excessive King, she learns harsh classes of blood and deceit.
Sometimes a warrior turns into a weapon.
Beside her at the trip is model, a tender warrior who hates to kill, a failure in his eyes and hers, yet with one likelihood at redemption.
And guns are made for one purpose.
Will Thorn eternally be a pawn within the arms of the robust, or can she carve her personal path?
Praise for Half the World
“An first-class page-turner . . . filled with drama and energy.”—New York Daily News
“Another unique burst of conflict, magic and political machinations from the continually trustworthy Joe Abercrombie . . . a thoroughgoing blast, a violent, appealing rabbit gap of craft that's really worth disappearing into.”—Shelf Awareness
“Compelling . . . [Thorn] makes Katniss Everdeen appear like Dorothy Gale.”—Chicago Tribune
“Splendid . . . Abercrombie has a knack for development characters with pathos and wit. . . . The fast moving tale attracts readers alongside whereas developing what supplies to be an explosive ultimate showdown.”—Publishers Weekly
“Clever, fascinating and unexpected.”—SFF World
Praise for Joe Abercrombie’s Half a King
“Half a King is my favourite booklet via Joe Abercrombie thus far, and that’s asserting something.”—Patrick Rothfuss
“As in all Abercrombie’s books, acquaintances become enemies, enemies change into neighbors; the road among reliable and evil is murky certainly; and not anything is going particularly as we think. With eye-popping plot twists and rollicking solid motion, Half a King is easily a whole adventure.”—Rick Riordan
“Enthralling! An up-all-night read.”—Robin Hobb
“Polished and sharp, possibly his such a lot technically trained novel but . . . I dare you to learn the 1st bankruptcy and take a look at to not flip the following page.”—Brent Weeks
“Half a King will be summed up in one notice: masterpiece. It’s a coming-of-age tale. It’s a Viking saga. It’s a revenge story and family members drama and the go back of the prodigal son. yet so much of all, it’s this: a short while along humans as susceptible and blundering as we're and, in the course of all of it, as heroic. a long way too brief a time, because it seems. What a superb book.”—Myke Cole
“Half a King is filled with the entire experience I’ve come to anticipate from Abercrombie and a tenderness I by no means knew he had.”—Sam Sykes
From the Hardcover edition.