Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Waiting On Wednesday: Half A King

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill At Breaking the Spine. It spotlights upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating.

This Waiting on Wednesday is,"Half a King," by Joe Abercrombie. From Amazon:

Title:  Half A King
Author: Joe Abercrombie
Publication Date: 3rd July 2014

"Prince Yarvi has vowed to regain a throne he never wanted. But first he must survive cruelty, chains and the bitter waters of the Shattered Sea itself. And he must do it all with only one good hand.

Born a weakling in the eyes of his father, Yarvi is alone in a world where a strong arm and a cold heart rule. He cannot grip a shield or swing an axe, so he must sharpen his mind to a deadly edge.
Gathering a strange fellowship of the outcast and the lost, he finds they can do more to help him become the man he needs to be than any court of nobles could.
But even with loyal friends at his side, Yarvi’s path may end as it began – in twists, and traps and tragedy…"



  1. Hadn't heard of the author or the book before, but it sounds like a great read. I hope you enjoy it!

    My WoW @ So Bookalicious

    1. Thanks for commenting! I've visited your blog! :)

  2. This one sounds right up my alley. I love books about lo about royalty. I will have to add this to my wish list.

    Books of Love

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  3. Sounds interesting. I like the whole "half a man" thing, meaning he'll probably struggle with his identity and what it means to "be a man" as he's taking back his kingdom. Good pick!

    My WoW @ Novel Tease

    1. Thanks for commenting, I've visited you blog. :)

  4. Great post! I wanted to let you know that I've nominated you for a Liebster Blog Award! You can visit this post to find out what to do next:

    1. Thanks for nominating me, but I've already done the Leibster Award! :)


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