Author Focus — George R. R. Martin

Game of Scones
Game of Scones

I met George R. R. Martin briefly at a fantasy and sci-fi book convention in 2002 and I remember that I was immediately struck by how much he looked like he belonged in an epic fantasy world.

See what I mean?
See what I mean?

With Season 3 of Game of Thrones now airing, I thought it only fitting to create a mini round-up of some Game of Thrones web items.

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grrmartin book recommendationsFor serious fans of the books (e.g. those chomping at the bit for him to finish writing The Winds of Winter):  Here are Martin’s recommendations of books to read after A Song of Ice and Fire.

grrm as feministAlso, check out this interview with The Telegraph: George R. R. Martin as Feminist

goft infographicFor fans of diagrams and insane levels of detail, Check out this Amazing Game of Thrones Infographic

potter gotBook Riot’s Jeannette Solomon has taken the liberty of sorting the Game of Thrones characters into Hogwart’s Houses.

westerosAnd, of course, there’s always Westeros, “The premiere fansite for George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire

Finally, just in case you ever wondered what Game of Thrones would be like as a high school drama…


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