|Book(s)||A Dance with Dragons (Appears)|
A Dance with Dragons
Howd Wanderer is among the wildling leaders who accompany Tormund Giantsbane to the Wall in declaring a truce with the Night's Watch. He swore his oath to the Night's Watch upon his sword. One or more of his sons are hostages of the Night's Watch. He is present in the Shieldhall when Jon Snow announces the letter purportedly from Ramsay Bolton entitled 'Bastard'.