Will George R. R. Martin Finish 'A Song of Ice and Fire'? - The AtlanticThis week, our guest host is John Hodgman. He speaks with George R. Martin author of the very popular series of fantasy books called, collectively, A Song of Ice and Fire. Martin joins us to talk about creating a fantasy universe, very involved fans, and more. My guest is George R.
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Martin began writing the series in and the first volume was published in Originally planned as a trilogy, the series now consists of five published volumes; a further two are planned. In addition there are three prequel novellas currently available, with several more being planned, and a series of novella-length excerpts from the main Ice and Fire novels. The story of A Song of Ice and Fire takes place in a fictional world , primarily on a continent called Westeros but also on a large landmass to the east, known as Essos. There are three principal story lines in the series: the chronicling of a dynastic civil war for control of Westeros among several competing families; the rising threat of the Others, who dwell beyond an immense wall of ice that forms Westeros' northern border; and the ambition of Daenerys Targaryen , the exiled daughter of a king who was murdered in another civil war fifteen years before, to return to Westeros and claim her rightful throne.
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