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Song of Ice and Fire Book Series

Song of Ice and Fire Series In Order: How To Read George R.R. Martin’s Books.

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Adapted as a TV show under the title Game of Thrones, an epic story set thousands of years ago in a land called Westeros, where different families fight each other for power.

What is the Song of Ice and Fire series about? What You Need To Know.

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The story takes place in the fictional continent of Westeros and its neighboring continent of Essos. It centers around a dynastic war among a group of families fighting for control of Westeros, and the rising of Daenerys Targaryen, the deposed king’s exiled daughter, to assume the Iron Throne.

Song of Ice and Fire in Order: How to read George R.R. Martin’s Series:


There are five books in the Song of Ice and Fire series and this is the correct sequence for reading them.


A Game of Thrones: Book 1 of A Song of Ice and Fire

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Such is the stern maxim of House Stark, the most northerly of the fiefdoms which owe allegiance to King Robert in far-off King’s Landing. There is Eddard Stark of Winterfell who rules in Robert’ s name. To the north lies the savage Wildings and beyond them, unnatural things relegated to myth during centuries-long summers, but now proving all too real and deadly in the turning of seasons. Yet a more immediate danger lies to the south, where Lord Jon Arryn, the hand of the king, has died under mysterious circumstances. Meanwhile, across the narrow sea, Prince Viserys plans to reclaim the throne by using an army of barbarian dothraki – whose loyalty he will buy with his beautiful but innocent sister Daenerys.


A Clash of Kings: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 2

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There are six major factions vying for power in Westeros, each with its own agenda and its own army. It’s a story in which brothers plot against each other and the dead rise from their graves to walk in the night… A prince disguises himself as an orphan boy; an evil sorcerer prepares a deadly potion for a wicked witch; and savage tribesmen emerge from the mountains to pillage the land. Victory goes to the men and women who possess the most cold-blooded courage.


A Storm of Swords: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 3

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The five contenders for power are still fighting each other, but one of them has already died, another is in disfavor, while the others continue their violent struggles. Joffrey, who rules the land of the Seven Kingdom, sits on the Iron throne, the uneasy ruler of these lands. But young Robb, who rules the North, still plots against his hated Lannister enemies, even though they hold his sister hostage in King’s Landing Meanwhile, Daenerys Targaryen, the exiled Queen of Westeros, has set out on a journey across a bloody continent to reclaim the Iron Throne.


A Feast for Crows: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 4

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After centuries of bitter struggle and bloody betrayal, the seven warring nations have been reduced to a fragile peace. So it seems. After the death of King Joffrey, Cersei is now ruling as regent in Kings Landing. Robb Stark’ death has broken the back of rebels, and his siblings are now spread across Westeros. As the human crows gather over a banquet of ashes at King’s Landing, daring new plots and deadly new alliances are formed, as surprising faces emerge from an ominous twilight of old struggles and chaos to take on the challenges ahead.


A Dance with Dragons: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 5

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After a colossal battle, the fate of the Seven Kingdoms hangs on the outcome of the war. Queen Daenerys Targaryan rules with her three dragons in the east, where she has built a city built on dust, death, and fire. However, Daenerys has thousands upon thousands of enemies, and some have set out to find and kill her. Too, fleeing from Westeros with a bounty on his head, Tyrion Lannister, too, makes his way to Daeneris. To the north lie the mighty Ice Walls, a structure only as strong as the guards who guard them. There, Jon Snow. He’ll going to face his greatest challenge.

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Fire and Blood: House of the Dragon Prequel

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A thrilling history 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones. House Targaryen, the only house of dragonlords to survive the Doom of Valyria, settled on Dragonstone centuries before the events of A Game of Thrones. Fire & Blood begins with the famous Aegon the Conqueror, architect of the Iron Throne, and goes on to describe the generations of Targaryens that struggled to keep that iconic seat, all the way up to the civil war that nearly tore their dynasty apart.


A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

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A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms is a compilation of three novellas that take place nearly a century before the events of “A Game of Thrones.” The book follows the adventures of Ser Duncan the Tall, a young hedge knight, and his squire, Egg, as they travel through the Seven Kingdoms and encounter various challenges and dangers. Martin’s writing is rich and immersive, drawing readers into the world of Westeros and providing a deeper understanding of its history and lore. The book has been praised for its well-drawn characters, intricate plot, and exploration of important themes such as honor, loyalty, and justice. It is a must-read for fans of the “A Song of Ice and Fire” series and anyone looking for a thrilling and engaging fantasy novel.

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