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Shadow of a Dead God

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Shields in Shadow

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Half A King by Joe Abercrombie

Half A King by Joe Abercrombie
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Introduction Fantasy is a genre often slated for being stale by those with reading interests outside of it. Popular authors are pointed at and told they just repeat the same kind of book over and over. However, as the majority of you will know, when genre authors do break away from the formula that has […]

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Half a King by Joe Abercrombie

Half a King by Joe Abercrombie
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Half a King isn’t the book that proves Joe Abercrombie’s skill. Those credentials were long established with the First Law trilogy, which turned our expectations on their heads and introduced a new way to explore fantasy storytelling. What Half a King does is remind us that it’s not the violence or occasional profanity that has […]

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The Joe Abercrombie YA Experiment is a success!

The Joe Abercrombie YA Experiment is a success! 

We all love Joe Abercrombie here at Fantasy-Faction, but when we heard that Lord Grimdark was to give writing a Young Adult novel a shot we couldn’t help but react with the ‘OMG Cat’ face (that one to your right). How could an author known as the modern master of Grimdark Fantasy hope to convince […]

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Half A King gets a UK Cover & Abercrombie fans get 12,000 words

OK, so I’m in the fortunate position that I’ve been able to talk Joe Abercrombie’s publishers into sending me a review copy of Half A King. However, I know that the vast majority of you haven’t yet been able to get your hands on a copy and are dying to hear as much about it as […]

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Joe Abercrombie To Write a YA

Joe Abercrombie To Write a YA 

Hey guys, got some awesome and surprising news for you: Joe Abercrombie is writing a YA in the vein of Twilight! Well, actually, no…that’s a lie. But he is writing a trilogy aimed at younger readers! I know, right? Certainly, it comes as quite a surprise to us here at Fantasy-Faction. Joe’s work has always […]

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