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A Game of Thrones - A song of Ice and Fire...

Advantages: Martin's vivid style of writing - plot - characters
Disadvantages: None

A Game of Thrones - A Song of Ice and Fire - George R. R. Martin Why read this one?... The show that was based on this saga was outstanding and when the first season ended I wanted to know what was to come, the only thing being that I don't ha ...

dawnymarie 29.05.2013 · Read full review
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An Epic Story

Advantages: Absolutely engrossing, original and epic
Disadvantages: If you're of the gentle disposition then you may find it a bit graphic

...strange how one seemingly innocuous decision can change your life. It can do so on a big scale or a small one – if I'd bottled going out for a date with Mr Rarr, for example, things would be very different, but it is a truth that applies to anything. ...

missrarr 28.03.2014 · Read full review
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Be warned! Winter is coming.......

Advantages: a vivid world of Kings and Court are created, keeping me hooked from the start
Disadvantages: quite lengthy, hard to look back at maps

...I seemed to keep coming across this story, either through people raving about the TV series, or through reading reviews of the books. I can be a little slow to join the bandwagon of popular culture, but from what I knew about this I decided to take the le ...

cha97michelle 21.08.2013 · Read full review
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A Book of Brilliance

Advantages: Great storytelling, gripping novel
Disadvantages: Switching perspectives causes many cliff hangers

...R Martin kicks off his A Song of Ice and Fire series in outstanding fashion. If you have watched any of the TV series or are a fan of fantasy or medieval fiction novels then this book is a definite must read. The story takes place through the eyes ...

mpturner 30.06.2013 · Read full review
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If you play the game of thrones, you win, or you die......

Advantages: A wonderfully detailed fantastical book.
Disadvantages: Not sure how much sense it would have made without me having seen the tv series first.

...After watching the first series of “Game of thrones” on the telly last year, and currently watching the second series I was toying with the idea of reading the book the series is derived from, though was a little tentative due to there being a story of a ...

sarahbarrow 14.05.2012 · Read full review
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