Stories from the World of the First Law
Sharp Ends is the ultimate collection of award winning tales
and exclusive new short stories from the master of grimdark fantasy, Joe
Abercrombie. Violence explodes, treachery abounds, and the words are as deadly as
the weapons in this rogue's gallery of side-shows, back-stories, and
sharp endings from the world of the First Law.
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.
Curnden Craw and his dozen are out to recover a mysterious item from beyond the Crinna. Only one small problem: no one seems to know what the item is.
Shevedieh, the self-styled best thief in Styria, lurches from disaster to catastrophe alongside her best friend and greatest enemy, Javre, Lioness of Hoskopp.
And after years of bloodshed, the idealistic chieftain Bethod is desperate to bring peace to the North. There's only one obstacle left - his own lunatic champion, the most feared man in the North: the Bloody-Nine . . .
For more from Joe Abercrombie, check out:
The Shattered Sea Trilogy
Half a King
Half the World
Half a War
The First Law TrilogyThe Blade Itself
Before They Are Hanged
Last Argument of KingsStand Alone Novels in the First Law WorldBest Served Cold