Tag Archives: George R. R. Martin

A Game of Thrones

With the sheer amount of media attention that’s been levelled at A Game of Thrones over the last couple of years, it almost seems pointless writing about it here.  Nonetheless, I’m sure I can muster up one or two things … Continue reading

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The Hedge Knight II: Sworn Sword

This is another short story by George R. R. Martin set in Westeros.  It follows the events of The Hedge Knight, which I read recently in volume two of Dream Songs.  This story, however, I read in graphic novel (or … Continue reading

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Fevre Dream

This was borrowed from the library just before I finished Dream Songs.  Jen and I were at the library for a reading by Ben Aaronovitch who was there as part of Sheffield’s Literature Festival — Off the Shelf.  Jen spotted … Continue reading

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Dream Songs – Part 2

This is another random second-hand bookshop purchase.  I’ve been a big fan of the Song of Fire and Ice sequence (or whatever it’s called), but I was convinced that we wouldn’t get another installment after A Feast for Crows (’twas … Continue reading

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