A Song of Ice and Fire Series 6 Books Collection Set By George R.R. Martin (A Game of Thrones, Steel and Snow, Blood and Gold, A Feast for Crows, A Dance With Dragons, A Clash of Kings)
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The first volume of George R R Martin's glorious high fantasy tells the tragic story of treachery, greed and war that threatens the unity of the Seven Kingdoms south of the Wall. HBO's hit series A GAME OF THRONES is based on George R R Martin's internationally bestselling series A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE, the greatest fantasy epic of the modern age.
At the center of the conflict lie the Starks of Winterfell, a family as harsh and unyielding as the land they were born to. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. Robert's heir apparent, the 13-year-old Joffrey, is immediately proclaimed king through the machinations of his mother, Queen Cersei Lannister.
We work closely with publishers and authors to ensure that we offer the best books on the market for your child. Labelled by Time magazine as one of the top 100 most influential people in the world, Martin has conjured a world as complex and vibrant as that of J. Tolkien’s, populated by a huge cast of fascinating, complex characters, and boasting a history that stretches back twelve thousand years.
Picking up after the events of R. Martin talks to fans about the making of Game of Thrones and what inspired his best-selling book series". The popularity of the HBO series has made its version of the Iron Throne an icon of the entire media franchise. Bantam was looking forward to seeing the tie-ins boost sales further,  and Martin's British publisher Harper Voyager expected readers to rediscover their other epic fantasy literature.And if that immersion involves dragons, magic, wraiths from beyond death, shapeshifting wolves and banished princes, so be it.
In 2000, Martin planned to take 18 months to two years for each volume and projected the last of the planned six books to be released five or six years later. The principal story chronicles the power struggle for the Iron Throne among the great Houses of Westeros following the death of King Robert in A Game of Thrones. He also decided to avoid the conventional good versus evil setting typical for the genre, using the fight between Achilles and Hector in Homer's Iliad, where no one stands out as either a hero or a villain, as an example of what he wants to achieve with his books.The paperback edition of A Game of Thrones reached its 34th printing in 2010, surpassing the one million mark. R. Martin announces new 'Game of Thrones' prequel short story, 'The Rogue Prince, or, the King's Brother' ".