Fantastic second book in the series, Joe Abercrombie's breadth of imagination is overwhelming, the fictional characters come to life as do all the ci..Show More »ties and geographical world Top, Top Recommend a must for any fantasy / fiction reader as are ALL his books ...... 10 / 10
I know this was aimed at young adults but even at that it was a very predictable storyline with overly childlike narration. Ben Elliot is a disastrous..Show More » choice of reader. While the first two books were ok, this last one just didn't do it for me at all. It felt full of half answered questions, like he was rushing to wind it up.
I hope he will return to form with another adult book, hopefully featuring Sand dan Glokta. Joe was a breath of fresh air in the fantasy world and I hope this is just a blip on the way to greater things.