By George R. R. Martin
For the 1st time, all 5 novels within the epic myth sequence that encouraged HBO’s Game of Thrones are jointly in a single boxed set. An immersive leisure adventure in contrast to the other, A track of Ice and hearth has earned George R. R. Martin—dubbed “the American Tolkien” through Time magazine—international acclaim and hundreds of thousands of dependable readers. Now this is the whole huge cycle:
A online game OF THRONES
A conflict OF KINGS
A hurricane OF SWORDS
A ceremonial dinner OF CROWS
A DANCE WITH DRAGONS
“One of the easiest sequence within the heritage of fantasy.”—Los Angeles Times
wintry weather is coming. Such is the strict motto of condo Stark, the northernmost of the fiefdoms that owe allegiance to King Robert Baratheon in distant King’s touchdown. There Eddard Stark of Winterfell ideas in Robert’s identify. There his relatives dwells in peace and luxury: his proud spouse, Catelyn; his sons Robb, Brandon, and Rickon; his daughters Sansa and Arya; and his bastard son, Jon Snow. a long way to the north, at the back of the towering Wall, lie savage Wildings and worse—unnatural issues relegated to delusion in the course of the centuries-long summer time, yet proving all too actual and all too lethal within the turning of the season.
but a extra quick danger lurks to the south, the place Jon Arryn, the Hand of the King, has died less than mysterious conditions. Now Robert is using north to Winterfell, bringing his queen, the beautiful yet chilly Cersei, his son, the tough, vainglorious Prince Joffrey, and the queen’s brothers Jaime and Tyrion of the robust and prosperous condominium Lannister—the first a swordsman the ultimate, the second one a dwarf whose stunted stature belies a super brain. All are heading for Winterfell and a fateful come upon that may switch the process kingdoms.
in the meantime, around the slim Sea, Prince Viserys, inheritor of the fallen residence Targaryen, which as soon as governed all of Westeros, schemes to reclaim the throne with a military of barbarian Dothraki—whose loyalty he'll buy within the in simple terms coin left to him: his attractive but blameless sister, Daenerys.
“Long reside George Martin . . . a literary dervish, enthralled through complex characters and shiny language, and bursting with the wild imaginative and prescient of some of the best story tellers.”—The ny Times
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