Series: A Song of Ice and Fire

Book Review: A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin

Book Review: A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin

It took me a month of scheduled reading to manage fitting A Clash of Kings in with the rest of my towering stacks of books to be read, but I did it. Now, this won’t be my most coherent review ever, because how on earth do you review a book of over 700 pages, but more just my thoughts overall. Enjoy. What I think continues to be Martin’s strength in this series is how he truly encapsulates the importance of each of these characters. Epic fantasies, with their many POV’s, can be slow or boring. There will always be some characters you don’t care for […]

Posted October 5, 2014 by Debby in Reviews / 1 Comment
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Book Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Book Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

I think like everyone else, I was seriously daunted by the size of A Game Of Thrones, in spite of how much I wanted to read it. So yeah, for some I “did it in the wrong order” – I watched the TV series before I read the book. But you know what? I don’t care. I love the series and I love the book and reading it after being exposed to the elaborate world was definitely the right order for me. Like you would expect from most high fantasies, A Game of Thrones‘s strength is in the world building. This world is just incredibly […]

Posted May 26, 2014 by Debby in Reviews / 9 Comments
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