Kindle Price: $16.99
includes tax, if applicable

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Sharp Ends: Stories from the World of The First Law (First Law Stories Collection) by [Abercrombie, Joe]
Audible Narration
Kindle App Ad

Sharp Ends: Stories from the World of The First Law (First Law Stories Collection) Kindle Edition

4.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from

Length: 384 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Audible Narration:
Audible Narration
Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible narration. Add narration for a reduced price of $13.49 after you buy the Kindle book.
Language: English
  • Similar books to Sharp Ends: Stories from the World of The First Law (First Law Stories Collection)

60 Kindle Books for $2 each
Browse our selection of Kindle Books discounted to $2 each. Learn more

Product description


Highly recommended - a funny, finely-wrought, terrifically energetic work of high fantasy. Seek it out (Joe Hill)

Pratchett-like parody of epic fantasy throughout... if Pratchett dropped the C-bomb and relished disembowelment. (SFX)

'Joe Abercrombie has created a world able to stand alongside landscapes the likes of George RR Martin and JRR Tolkien have created in terms of drama, political intrigue and, of course, bloodshed.' (SciFiNow)

Suffice to say that Sharp Ends is an intriguing entry point into the World of the First Order. I'm equal parts hooked and scared. Is it all like this? Can anyone survive? (Geek Native)

These stories proved to be engrossing. They are a spicy addition to the main courses of the novels, adding to the flavour of the original and offering a wider explanation of how some characters got to the place they did. I look forward to enjoying the novels and I'll be looking out for my favourites. (SF Crowsnest)

There are some great writers of low fantasy around today, but few are as good as Abercrombie...Each short story does offer an entertaining and dark read (The Bookbag)

Dark, and darkly comic, this is an ideal read for anyone who enjoys their humor dry and their vengeance bloody. (The Eloquent Page)

he consistently high standard of the stories in Sharp Ends make it a triumph. Granted, readers would be advised to acquaint themselves with their setting, but anyone who was excited by Abercrombie's debut ten years ago will feel those butterflies again. It's a masterful approach, displaying everything that's great about the short story format, from a writer at the height of his powers. (Starburst Magazine)

Sharp Ends is by turns brutal, witty, chilling, charming but always brilliant. (Geek Planet Online)

Overall, the best fantasy collection it's been my pleasure to read in many years. (CONCATENATION)

Book Description

A collection of short stories from The First Law universe

Product details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 7543 KB
  • Print Length: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Gollancz (26 April 2016)
  • Sold by: Hachette Book Group (AU)
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B016IOF8OY
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #89,362 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
click to open popover

2 customer reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Showing 1-2 of 2 reviews

18 December 2017
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
16 June 2016
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase

Most helpful customer reviews on 4.6 out of 5 stars 159 reviews
5.0 out of 5 starsSay One Thing for Joe Abercrombie...
26 April 2016 - Published on
Verified Purchase
50 people found this helpful.
Dennis E. Henley
5.0 out of 5 starsIf you love the world of the First Law
3 May 2016 - Published on
Verified Purchase
16 people found this helpful.
Angie, When will those clouds all disappear?
3.0 out of 5 starsI enjoyed the majority of the stories in this book
17 June 2016 - Published on
Verified Purchase
4 people found this helpful.

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?