Joe Abercrombie
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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 is BEST SERVED COLD.

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Best Sellers

    • The Blade Itself

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 22 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,359
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6,884
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,865

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Characters drive the story. The Narrator rocks!

    • By Brian Alsobrook on 11-01-16

    Regular price: $25.08

    Sale price: $4.95

    • Before They Are Hanged

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 22 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6,081
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5,646
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,634

    Superior Glokta has a problem. How do you defend a city surrounded by enemies and riddled with traitors when your allies can by no means be trusted? Find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The single best fantasy experience I've ever had

    • By Matthew on 10-07-16

    Regular price: $25.08

    • Last Argument of Kings

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 27 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,636
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5,226
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,202

    Logen Ninefingers might have only one more fight in him - but it's going to be a big one....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So sad it's over

    • By PatinaFey on 02-21-16

    Regular price: $25.08

    • Best Served Cold

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 26 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,480
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,233
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,223

    There have been 19 years of blood. The ruthless Grand Duke Orso is locked in a vicious struggle with the squabbling League of Eight, and between them they have bled the land white....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • as good as the main trilogy

    • By mohamed on 02-25-16

    Regular price: $25.08

    • The Heroes

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 23 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,308
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,124

    They say Black Dow's killed more men than winter and clawed his way to the throne of the North up a hill of skulls....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Pacey is as good as it gets

    • By Lord Ragnar on 05-12-16

    Regular price: $25.08

    • Red Country

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 19 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,979
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,656
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,639

    Shy South hoped to bury her bloody past and ride away smiling, but she'll have to sharpen up some bad old ways to get her family back....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Justice can have what's left when I'm done.

    • By Lore on 10-02-13

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Sharp Ends

    • Stories from the World of the First Law
    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,399
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,314
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,307

    The Union army may be full of bastards, but there's only one who thinks he can save the day single-handed when the Gurkish come calling: the incomparable Colonel Sand dan Glokta....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun stories but not enough content to be great

    • By Lore on 07-20-16

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Half a King

    • Shattered Sea, Book 1
    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: John Keating
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,871
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,707
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,706

    Yarvi, second son of the feared King Uthrik and the ruthless Queen Laithlin of Gettland, was born with a useless hand, and cannot hold a shield, or do any of the things expected from a man....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Formula is not the opposite of gritty; it's just..

    • By David on 07-25-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    Sale price: $4.95

    • Half the World

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: John Keating
    • Length: 13 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,363
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,260
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,257

    Sometimes a girl is touched by Mother War. Thorn is such a girl. Desperate to avenge her dead father, she lives to fight....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Teen Assassin at Large

    • By Skipper on 09-17-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Half a War

    • By: Joe Abercrombie
    • Narrated by: John Keating
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,072
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 981
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 981

    Princess Skara has seen all she loved made blood and ashes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderfully written. Hugely entertaining.

    • By Joe falcone on 09-12-15

    Regular price: $31.49

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