Love Game of Thrones? Recommended Reading from George R. R. Martin
Annotation:Find the novels in the Song of Ice and Fire series and other works by George R. R. Martin in the NYPL catalog.
Annotation:In response to readers who ask what to read while "waiting for [his] next one," George R. R. Martin recommends classic fantasy & newer noteworthy authors in the genre as well as must-read historical fiction on his blog. Posted March 10, 2013.
Annotation:Recommended as a classic fantasy author "you owe it to yourself to read." Martin does not mention specific titles.
Annotation:Martin generally recommends Rothfuss as a conetmporary fantasy writer worth reading but does recommend specific titles.
Annotation:Martin mentions Cornwell as a "first rate" writer of historical fiction but did not recommend specific titles. 'The Archer's Tale' is the first title in Cornwell's Grail Quest series set in the 14th century.
Annotation:Martin mentions Penman as a "first rate" writer of historical fiction but did not recommend specific titles. 'Lionheart' is the 4th book in Penman's Plantagenets series set in the 12th century.
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Recommended fantasy and historical fiction reading from Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin. Martin offered these recommendations on his blog in March 2013 in response to readers who ask what to read while "waiting for [his] next one." The Huffington Post then published these as a reading list. We've included a link to Martin's books in our catalog as well as to any of his recommendations currently available to borrow or download from NYPL.