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George R. R. Martin



GEORGE R. R. MARTIN sold his first story in 1971 and has been writing professionally ever since. He has written fantasy, horror, and science-fiction, and for his sins spent ten years in Hollywood as a writer/producer, working on The Twilight Zone, Beauty and the Beast, and various feature films and television pilots that were never made. In the mid '90s he returned to prose, his first love, and began work on his epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire. He has been in the Seven Kingdoms ever since. Whenever he's allowed to leave, he returns to Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he lives with his wife Parris and their four cats.

www.georgerrmartin.com

Books currently available by this author

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Hodder & Stoughton

Dangerous Women

Various, George R. R. Martin
Authors:
Various, George R. R. Martin
Hodder & Stoughton

Dying of the Light

George R. R. Martin
Authors:
George R. R. Martin

Before Westeros there was Worlorn...When Dirk t'Larien is beckoned across space to the distant world of Worlorn by his lost love, Gwen Delvano, a wild hope flares inside him. However, the rogue planet and his long awaited reunion with Gwen are nothing like Dirk ever imagined.Gwen is radically changed from the girl Dirk first fell in love with, and appears to be irrevocably bound to a violent alien savage and his barbaric culture.Worlorn is a desolate ruin of a planet, steadily hurtling through space away from the star system it relies on to support life - each dawn its seven red suns shine a little dimmer. Once a thriving "festival world", now Worlorn is rapidly falling into decline. Nothing remains but scavengers and their prey. With no laws to govern it, it is a place where the hunters and the hunted are often interchangeable. It is a dying world steadily speeding towards its own destruction.Can Dirk protect Gwen and save her from this decaying planet and its dangerous inhabitants; does she even want him to try? Discover George R. R. Martin's acclaimed debut novel Dying of the Light.(P)2012 Random House Audio Inc

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Fevre Dream

George R. R. Martin
Authors:
George R. R. Martin

Before the wights there were vampires...Abner Marsh has finally realised his heart's desire, he has built the Fevre Dream, the finest steamship ever to sail the Mississippi river. Marsh hopes to race the boat some day and prove its supremacy, but his partner seems determined to prevent him from fulfilling this ambition. Joshua York funded the creation of the Fevre Dream, but now rumours are spreading about the unusual company he keeps, his odd eating habits and strange waking hours. As the Dream crosses the great river, it leaves in its wake too many sinister stories. Eventually Abner is forced to confront the man who helped to make his dreams become reality - before his dream turns into a nightmare.Discover George R. R. Martin's Gothic masterpiece, FEVRE DREAM.(P)2012 Random House Audio Inc

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Windhaven

George R. R. Martin, Lisa Tuttle
Authors:
George R. R. Martin, Lisa Tuttle

Before Westeros there was WINDHAVEN...On the stormy planet of Windhaven, flyers are idolised as the vital link between its disparate islands. The common people rely on this elite class to support their way of life. These "land-bound" can only dream of what it must be like to take to the skies.For Maris, dreams are not enough, and through an unlikely twist of fate she has a taste of what life as a flyer is like.Maris was born to fly; as her raw talent blossoms into peerless skill it appears her childhood fantasies have come true. However, just as it seems that she has found her true calling, the hereditary dogma which rules the skies sets out to strip Maris of her wings. Birthright - not ability - has always governed the right to fly. Maris' rebellious crusade to change this inequality, and earn back her wings has deeper consequences for Windhaven than anyone could have possibly imagined.In a unique collaboration from two of the Twentieth Century's greatest imaginations; George R. R. Martin & Lisa Tuttle, WINDHAVEN is fantasy at its best.(P)2012 Random House Audio Inc