The Blade Itself - Joe Abercrombie Joe Abercrombie certainly knows how to write an exciting book. They're a bit trashy though. Er...maybe not trashy. Icky? Maybe that. There are parts of this book that made me feel icky. And I am not an easily icked out person. It takes a lot to make me feel icky.

That being said, it's a good read. All the novels of his that I have read are.