George R.R. Martin is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of many novels, including those of the acclaimed series A Song of Ice and Fire. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
`I always expect the best from George R. R. Martin, and he always delivers.' Robert Jordan `Of those who work in the grand epic-fantasy tradition, Martin is by far the best. In fact . . . this is as good a time as any to proclaim him the American Tolkien.' Time `Long live George Martin....A literary dervish, enthralled by complicated characters and vivid language, and bursting with the wild vision of the very best tale tellers.' The New York Times `George R.R. Martin is one of our very best writers, and this is one of his very best books' Raymond E. Feist Praise for A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE: 'In the grand epic fantasy tradition, Martin is by far the best ... tense, surging, insomnia-inflicting' Time Magazine