By George R. R. Martin
NOW THE ACCLAIMED HBO sequence GAME OF THRONES
From a grasp of up to date myth comes the 1st novel of a landmark sequence not like any you’ve ever learn sooner than. With A video game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin has introduced a real masterpiece, bringing jointly the simplest the style has to provide. secret, intrigue, romance, and event fill the pages of this outstanding saga, the 1st quantity in an epic sequence guaranteed to pride myth enthusiasts everywhere.
A video game OF THRONES
A music OF ICE AND fireplace: publication ONE
Long in the past, in a time forgotten, a preternatural occasion threw the seasons out of stability. In a land the place summers can final a long time and winters a life-time, difficulty is brewing. The chilly is returning, and within the frozen wastes to the north of Winterfell, sinister forces are massing past the kingdom’s protecting Wall. To the south, the king’s powers are failing—his so much depended on adviser lifeless lower than mysterious situations and his enemies rising from the shadows of the throne. on the heart of the clash lie the Starks of Winterfell, a kinfolk as harsh and unyielding because the frozen land they have been born to. Now Lord Eddard Stark is reluctantly summoned to function the king’s new Hand, an appointment that threatens to sunder not just his kinfolk however the nation itself.
Sweeping from a harsh land of chilly to a summertime country of epicurean lots, A online game of Thrones tells a story of lords and girls, infantrymen and sorcerers, assassins and bastards, who come jointly in a time of grim omens. right here an enigmatic band of warriors undergo swords of no human steel; a tribe of fierce wildlings hold males off into insanity; a merciless younger dragon prince barters his sister to win again his throne; a baby is misplaced within the twilight among lifestyles and demise; and a decided lady undertakes a treacherous trip to guard all she holds expensive. Amid plots and counter-plots, tragedy and betrayal, victory and terror, allies and enemies, the destiny of the Starks hangs perilously within the stability, as both sides endeavors to win that deadliest of conflicts: the sport of thrones.
Unparalleled in scope and execution, A online game of Thrones is a type of infrequent analyzing reports that seize you up from the hole pages, won’t allow you to cross until eventually the top, and go away you craving for more.
From the Hardcover edition.