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This portal is dedicated to any Books published about, or in anyway related to [[George R. R. Martin]] and [[A Song of Ice and Fire]], [[w:High fantasy|Epic fantasy]] novel and in its universe.
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This section is about George R. R. Martin's Works, Including the ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' epic fantasy novel and other Supplementary works set in the same universe:
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A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin, consists of five published volumes:
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* ''[[A Game of Thrones]]'' (1996)
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* ''[[A Clash of Kings]]'' (1998)
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* ''[[A Storm of Swords]]'' (2000)
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* ''[[A Feast for Crows]]'' (2005)
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* ''[[A Dance with Dragons]]'' (2011)
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The remaining two novels are titled:
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* ''[[The Winds of Winter]]''
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* ''[[A Dream of Spring]]''
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Additionally there are also three prequel novellas, set in the same world, roughly 90 years before the main events, commonly known as the "[[Dunk and Egg|Tales of Dunk and Egg]]" after their main protagonists:
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* ''[[The Hedge Knight]]'' (1998)
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* ''[[The Sworn Sword]]'' (2003)
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* ''[[The Mystery Knight]]'' (2010)
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Three novellas based on chapter sets from the books:
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* ''[[Blood of the Dragon]]'' ([[w:Asimov's Science Fiction|Asimov’s]], July 1996).
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* ''[[Path of the Dragon]]'' ([[w:Asimov's Science Fiction|Asimov’s]], December 2000).
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* ''[[Arms of the Kraken]]'' ([[w:Dragon (magazine)|Dragon]] issue 305, August 2002).
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* [[The World of Ice and Fire]], a companion volume to the A Song of Ice and Fire novels. (TBA)
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* [[A Game of Thrones (comics)]], adaptation of ''[[A Game of Thrones]]''.(2011 – ongoing)
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* [[A Feast of Ice and Fire]], a cookbook of recepies of dish and meals from Westeros and Essos presented in the five books of the novel.(2012)
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* [[A Game of Groans]], Parody about the Song of Ice and Fire series.(TBA)
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* [[Beyond the Wall (Book)|Beyond the Wall]], collection of essays, exploring the series influences and narrative choices.(TBA)
  
Tales of Dunk and Egg: ''[[The Hedge Knight]], [[The Sworn Sword]], [[The Mystery Knight]]''.<br>
 
And Preview Novellas: ''[[Blood of the Dragon]], [[Path of the Dragon]], [[Arms of the Kraken]]''.
 
 
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A Game of Thrones<br>
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A Clash of Kings<br>
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A Storm of Swords<br>
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A Feast for Crows<br>
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A Dance with Dragons<br>
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The Winds of Winter<br>
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Revision as of 07:55, 1 April 2012

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This portal is dedicated to any Books published about, or in anyway related to George R. R. Martin and A Song of Ice and Fire, Epic fantasy novel and in its universe.


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George R. R. Martin

A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin, consists of five published volumes:

The remaining two novels are titled:

Additionally there are also three prequel novellas, set in the same world, roughly 90 years before the main events, commonly known as the "Tales of Dunk and Egg" after their main protagonists:

Three novellas based on chapter sets from the books:


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Other


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Summaries

Check out our chapter by chapter Book Summaries for A Song of Ice and Fire series.
(YES, it's obviously spoiler heavy. Don't say we didn't warn you!)

A Game of Thrones
AGameOfThrones.jpg

A Clash of Kings
AClashOfKings.jpg

A Storm of Swords
AStormOfSwords.jpg

A Feast for Crows
AFeastForCrows.jpg

A Dance with Dragons
ADanceWithDragons.jpg

The Winds of Winter
Nocover.png

"A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge."
« A Game of Thrones
"The best fantasy is written in the language of dreams. It is alive as dreams are alive, more real than real ... for a moment at least ... that long magic moment before we wake."
« George R.R. Martin