The epic saga that inspired HBOas Game of Thrones made George R. R. Martin an international phenomenon, but thereas much more to this versatile, prolific, and original author. In addition to the book that kicks off A Song of Ice of Fire, this eBook bundle includes Dreamsongs: Volume I, which showcases Martinas early writings; Fevre Dream, the acclaimed authoras reinvention of the vampire novel; and The Armageddon Rag, a thrilling story of psychedelicaand apocalypticarock. Spanning genres of fantasy, science fiction, horror, and suspense, Martinas virtuosic talents will surprise and delight even his most devoted fans. A GAME OF THRONES aThe only fantasy series Iad put on a level with J.R.R. Tolkienas The Lord of the Rings . . . Itas a fantasy series for hip, smart people, even those who donat read fantasy.aaChicago Tribune In a land where summers can last decades and winters a lifetime, trouble is brewing. As sinister forces mass beyond the kingdomas protective Wall, the kingas powers are failingahis most trusted adviser is dead and his enemies are emerging from the shadows of the throne. At the center of the conflict lie the Starks of Winterfell, a family as harsh and unyielding as the frozen land they were born to. Now Lord Eddard Stark is reluctantly summoned to serve as the kingas new Hand, an appointment that threatens to sunder not only his family but the kingdom itself. DREAMSONGS: VOLUME I aThe ideal way to discover . . . a master of science fiction, fantasy and horror. . . . Martin is a writer like no other.aaThe Guardian (U.K.) Gathered here are the very best of Martinas early works, including his Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awardawinning stories, cool fan pieces, and the original novella The Ice Dragon, from which his New York Times bestselling childrenas book of the same title originated. With extensive author commentary, Dreamsongs: Volume I is a rare treat, offering fascinating insights into Martinas journey from young writer to award-winning master. FEVRE DREAM aAn adventure into the heart of darkness that transcends even the most inventive vampire novels.aaLos Angeles Herald Examiner Abner Marsh, a struggling riverboat captain, suspects that somethingas amiss when he is approached by a wealthy aristocrat with a lucrative offer. The hauntingly pale, steely-eyed Joshua York doesnat care that the icy winter of 1857 has wiped out all but one of Marshas dilapidated fleet. Not until the maiden voyage of Fevre Dream does Marsh realize that he has joined a mission both more sinister, and perhaps more noble, than his most fantastic nightmareaand humankindas most impossible dream. THE ARMAGEDDON RAG aThe best novel concerning the American pop music culture of the sixties Iave ever read.aaStephen King Onetime underground journalist Sandy Blair has come a long way from his radical roots in the sixtiesauntil heas drawn back by the bizarre and brutal murder of a rock promoter who made millions with a band called the NazgArl. As Sandy investigates the crime, he finds himself drawn back into his own past. For a new messiah has resurrected the NazgArl along with a requiem of demonism, mind control, and death, whose apocalyptic tune only Sandy may be able to change.. Martin is a writer like no other.aaThe Guardian (U.K.) Gathered here are the very best of Martinas early works, including his Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awardawinning stories, cool fan pieces, and the original novella The Ice ...
|Title||:||George R. R. Martin Starter Pack 4-Book Bundle|
|Author||:||George R. R. Martin|
|Publisher||:||Bantam - 2012-12-03|