We still have a while before another season of Game of Thrones, so to tide you over, here’s a very long and very Australian interview with George R.R. Martin, Lena Heady, and Michelle Fairley. The thing is packed with incest jokes and Martin making fun of how vast the book’s... More »
When a creative property is ultra-popular – particularly “cult” properties – there is always the risk that someone, somewhere will attempt to keep it going in an effort to make more cash money. Sometimes there are more altruistic purposes, such as continuing a story or fleshing out a world so that fans have more to […]
Last night, A Game Of Thrones author George R.R. Martin took to the stage at the Sydney Opera House to discuss his popular fantasy series, the spin-off HBO TV show and his craft as a writer. Below are ten kernels of wisdom that could help budding authors write their own fantasy saga. (Surprisingly, ‘take your time’ isn’t one of them.) More »
Hild, a newly released historical novel by the British author Nicola Griffith, has been described by at least one reviewer as A Game of Thrones without the dragons. Fans of George R.R. Martin's best-selling fantasy epics will no doubt be skeptical of such a comparison, but the premise of Griffith's... More »
"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin talks Westeros after the series ends, "Harry Potter" comparisons and the Internet reactions to the Red Wedding in a lengthy new interview.
So after about nine months of reading, I've finally finished the fourth and fifth books of George R.R. Martin's sprawling fantasy saga, A Song of Ice & Fire. And boy, did a lot of stuff happen there. Spoilers beware. Read more...
Thanks to the generosity of the folks at Tor Books, I have three copies of Dangerous Women, a soon-to-be-released anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, up for grabs! For more info about this title: Canada, USA,Show More Summary
A hundred years before King Joffrey ruled with distinction, a very different boy learned how to be a King. Fans of George R.R. Martin have long admired his "Dunk and Egg" stories, and now there's a new graphic novel adaptation showing the history of Westeros. We've got some brand new exclusive images. Read more...
The folks at tor.com have just posted a new short story by Joe Abercrombie. "Some Desperado" will appear in Dangerous Women, a soon-to-be-released anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. For more info about this title:...Show More Summary
Thanks to Todd for tipping me off for this one. A 3rd book has been added to the kindle book sale on the Song of Ice and Fire books. Last night I mentioned two of the books were on sale for $2.90 (post). Now we can add book 1 of the series to that sale. […]
I just noticed a couple of books in the Song of Ice and Fire series are on sale in the Kindle store at the moment (book titles link to Kindle page): -A Storm of Swords ($2.90) -A Dance with Dragons ($2.90)
Russian actor Yuri Kolokolnikov has been cast on "Game Of Thrones" as Styr, the leader of the Thenn, EW reports. The Thenn tribe live beyond the Wall in the George R.R. Martin book series. Kolokolnikov has been in various films in his...Show More Summary
Just found out that the first five volumes of Year’s Best Fantasy by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer are available for 0.99$ each! That's over 2000 pages of great fantasy stories by authors such as George R. R. Martin, Neil Gaiman, Gene Wolfe, Ursula K. Show More Summary
"Sometimes I just wish [fans] would stop pressuring me about it. It will be done when it's done," "Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin says of book six "The Winds of Winter."
The Sydney Morning Herald has a new interview with George R. R. Martin. Here's a teaser:"When the writing is going really well, I do get lost in it, I almost live in it. It occupies the back of my head. I'm thinking about it constantly. Show More Summary
The 4 book (kindle) bundle of A Song of Ice and Fire is on sale in the Kindle store for $15.99. That sounds like a lot, but its actually less than $4 per book, which is a good deal for this series since it doesn't seem to go on sale anymore. There is a 5 […]
I'm giving away my review copy of the mass market paperback edition of George R. R. Martin's A Dance With Dragons to one lucky winner! It also contains an extract from The Winds of Winter as a bonus! For more info about this title: Canada,...Show More Summary
Lee Roy Myers wants to make you laugh and get you off at the same time. And he's got a challenge for George R.R. Martin.
Angling to claim the title of “most redundant porn parody” from that “porn version” of Fifty Shades Of Grey, the office firewall-tripping WoodRocket.com recently premiered a sorta-SFW trailer for Game Of Bones, an upcoming film that imagines what it would be like if Game Of Thrones had approximately 10 percent more sex and nudity. Show More Summary
Mr. Ned Stark Mr. Joffrey Baratheon Little Miss Arya Stark The Mr. Men series is a collection of children’s books by British cartoonist Roger Hargreaves. He published them starting with Mr. Tickle in 1971 until his death in 1988. Then his son, Adam Hargeaves, picked up and carried on the series. Show More Summary