Top 5 Wednesday #7 – 20th September 2016 – Characters you won’t want to trade places with .

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Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme from Goodreads, created by Lainey from Gingerreadslainey and now moderated by Sam from ThoughtsOnTomes.

This Weeks Topic:

September 21: Characters You WOULDN’T Want to Trade Places With
–We always talk about how cool it would be to be a character in our favorite books, but who would you not want to trade places with?

This week’s topic is a bit tough for me , Because although I can easily choose 5 characters I won’t want to be , it’d be hard to explain my reasons for that without going into spoilers . That said here’s me trying still and hopefully succeeding .

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The last Argument of Kings – Book Review (The First Law Trilogy , Book 3)

It’s a hard thing to be a writer and it’s harder to be a fantasy novel write but you know what is the hardest? it’s being a good Great Fantasy writer and don’t let anyone tell you different because Joe Abercombie is a Fucking Genius and The First Law Trilogy a Masterpiece in the genre .

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I have learned all kinds of things from my many mistakes. The one thing I never learn is to stop making them

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Before they were Hanged – Review (First Law Trilogy #2)

Untitled-1so After the 2006 Success of The Blade Itself The First Law trilogy was well and truly on its way to a popular succession and so after a mere gap of 1 year came the 2nd installment in the Trilogy – Before They were Hanged , With fans waiting in anticipation to find out just how did their favourite characters fare in the next installment and with high hopes of fans and critics alike resting on the book which was following suit of probably one of the most successful Dark Character driven Fantasy book of it’s time . Many Authors in the past and present have crumpled under such anticipations and expectations , countless other Authors have managed tame follow ups but Joe Abercombie is not Just any Author .

Those with the least always lose the most in war

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Fantasy Masterpiece? – The Blade Itself Review

Published in 2006 , The Blade Itself was the first book in The First Law Trilogy written by now well renowned British Author Joe Abercombie . The idea behind the book by Joe was to make a book that would single handedly redefine the Fantasy Genre , I don’t know how much success he achieved with that idea for as far as the series is concerned the book was a masterpiece* .

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