|Alias || Hos|
|Allegiance || House Blackwood|
|Culture || rivermen|
|Born || In 283 AC or 284 AC|
|Book(s) || A Dance with Dragons (appears)|
Hoster Blackwood, called Hos by family and friends, is the third son of Lord Tytos Blackwood of Raventree Hall.
Character and Appearance
Hoster is a bookish boy, tall and gangly, gawky with a cowlick. He is almost seven feet of legs, shins and elbows.
A Dance with Dragons
After Ser Jaime Lannister negotiates the end of the siege of Raventree with Lord Tytos, Hoster is sent with Jaime as a hostage to ensure his father's good behavior and continued allegiance to the Iron Throne. Hoster tells Jaime about Blackwood Vale and the feud between the Blackwoods and the Brackens.
Quotes by Hoster
||Past a certain point, all the dates grow hazy and confused, and the clarity of history becomes the fog of legend.
- Hoster to Jaime Lannister
Quotes about Hoster
||A weakling, this one. Water for blood. Never mind how tall he is, any one of my girls could snap him like a rotten twig.
- Jonos Bracken
to Jaime Lannister
||Tyrion would like this one. They could talk from dusk to dawn, arguing about books.
– thoughts of Jaime Lannister
References and Notes