With his estate divided and his family scattered, Lord Eddard Stark returns to his territory to fight an ancient spell that is slowly devouring what is left of his land.
A Song of Ice and Fire, Book Two: As a whole, this series comprises a genuine masterpiece of modern fantasy, bringing together the best the genre has to offer. Magic, mystery, intrigue, romance, and adventure fill these pages and transport us to a world unlike any we have ever experienced. Already hailed as a classic, George R. R. Martin's stunning series is destined to stand as one of the great achievements of imaginative fiction.
A comet the color of blood and flame cuts across the sky. And from the ancient citadel of Dragonstone to the forbidding shores of Winterfell, chaos reigns. Six factions struggle for control of a divided land and the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms, preparing to stake their claims through tempest, turmoil, and war. It is a tale in which brother plots against brother and the dead rise to walk in the night. Here a princess masquerades as an orphan boy; a knight of the mind prepares a poison for a treacherous sorceress; and wild men...
About the Author
George R.R. Martin is the author five titles in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, Fevre Dream, the ultimate science fiction horror novel, several collections of short stories and numerous scripts for television drama, as well as co-author of SF adventure tale Hunter's Run. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Love this series the story line can be complicated for some but I didn't find this to be so. Excellent read!!
"Martin amply fuLfills the first volume's promise and continues what seems destined to be one of the best fantasy series ever written."-- "The Denver Post" Don't miss any of the novels in George R. R. Martin's sagaA Song of Ice and FireA GAME OF THRONESA CLASH OF KINGS and coming soon A STORM OF SWORDS
Series: Song of Ice and Fire
Number Of Pages: 1040
Published: 5th September 2000
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 18.03 x 12.14 x 4.42
Weight (kg): 0.48