Review: “The Ice Dragon” is a Game of Thrones story for all ages – Emertainment Monthly

By: Cynthia Ayala ’17 / Emertainment Monthly Staff Writer

ice-dragon-e1436715331277-174x131Set in the land of Ice and Fire, “The Ice Dragon” tells the story of Adara, a young girl who can “tame” the fearful ice dragon though friendship and kindness Continue reading “Review: “The Ice Dragon” is a Game of Thrones story for all ages – Emertainment Monthly”

A Thoughtful Game of Thrones Novel for Kids | Review of ‘The Ice Dragon’

By: Cynthia Ayala

The Ice Dragon by George R. R. Martin with Illustrations by Luis Royo
Tor Teen Publishing

Untamable, dangerous, lethal. That was the ice dragon that flew over the land of the north, leaving bitter cold and ice over the land. No one could tame it, except one young girl who was born in the worst freeze the north had ever seen. George R. R. Martin, bestselling author of the famous Game of Thrones series, brings to life this fantasy short story for children. Published on October 21, 2014 by Tor Teen, this novel is illustrated by Luis Royo who brings to life the work of George R. R. Martin.

A Game of Thrones novel made for both children and adults. The Ice Dragon is a novella set in the world of Ice and Fire. The story is about a village up in the North where the dreaded Ice Dragon lives. It being a dragon of the Wild and Cold nature frightens the people of the land. Everyone except young Adara, a child of a cold winter with the bitterness of the cold within her.
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‘Winds of Winter’ teasers by George R. R. Martin are killer

By: Cynthia Ayala

Fans of Game of Thrones have you heard? George R. R. Martin, the writer behind the masterful series, has released details on his upcoming book ‘Winds of Winter’. George R.R. Martin says the next installment in his bestselling A Song of Ice and Fire saga will feature even more heartbreaking twists including more deaths, betrayals and more weddings. Well, that certainly sounds frightful considering the last few wedding had nothing but bloodshed.
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A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) | Book Reviews

Review by: Cynthia A. By: George R. R. Martin Published: July 12, 2011 Publisher: Bantam Spectra Series: A Song of Ice and Fire Genre: Fantasy, Epic Fantasy, Adventure, Science Fiction In the aftermath of a colossal battle, the future of the Seven Kingdoms is uncertain. In the east, Daenerys Targaryen, the last scion of House Targaryen, rules with her three dragons as queen of a … Continue reading A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5) | Book Reviews

A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire #4) | Book Review

Review by: Cynthia A. By: George R. R. Martin Published: November 8, 2005 Publisher: Bantam Spectra Series: A Song of Ice and Fire Genre: Medieval Fantasy, Epic Fantasy A Feast for Crows, the fourth book in George R. R. Martin’s bestselling saga A Song of Ice and Fire, continues the story of what happens when a throne is up for grabs.  Arya Stark, a child … Continue reading A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire #4) | Book Review

A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3) | Book Review

By: George R. R. Martin Published: November 2000 Publisher: Bantam Spectra Series: A Song of Ice and Fire Genre: Medieval Fantasy, Epic Fantasy George R. R. Martin continues his epic saga with the third installment of A Song of Ice and Fire, A Storm of Swords.  Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as alliances … Continue reading A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire, #3) | Book Review

A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2) | Book Review

By: George R. R. Martin Published: March 1999 Publisher: Bantam Spectra Series: A Song of Ice and Fire Genre: Medieval Fantasy, Epic Fantasy A Clash of Kings is the second installment of the Bestselling series A Song of Ice and Fire and picks up where the first book left off. After the death of their father, Ned Stark, Lord of Winterfell, the Stark children are … Continue reading A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2) | Book Review

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice & Fire: Book 1)

By: George R. R. Martin Published: August 6, 1996 Publisher: Voyager Books Series: A Song of Ice and Fire Genre: Fantasy, Political Strategy In a land where summers can last decades and winters a lifetime, trouble is brewing  The cold is returning, and in the frozen wastes to the North of Winterfell, sinister and supernatural forces are massing beyond the kingdom’s protective Wall.  At the … Continue reading A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice & Fire: Book 1)

‘Game of Thrones’ Writer Rips Republicans

By Tim Molloy | The Wrap "Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin took a break from the political intrigue in fictional Westeros to address what he sees as a ruthless power grab in the real world. The author, whose novels inspired the HBO series, used his personal blog to rip Republicans for "ongoing attempts at voter suppression in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Iowa and other … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ Writer Rips Republicans