A Feast for Crows

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Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks, 2014 - Fiction - 753 pages


After centuries of bitter strife, the seven powers dividing the land have beaten one another into an uneasy truce. Few legitimate claims to the Iron Throne still exist, and the war that has turned the world into little more than a wasteland has finally burned itself out. Or so it appears. For it's not long before the survivors, outlaws, renegades, and carrion eaters of the Seven Kingdoms gather. Now, as the human crows assemble over a banquet of ashes, daring new plots and dangerous new alliances are formed, while surprising faces—some familiar, others only just appearing—emerge from an ominous twilight of past struggles and chaos to take up the challenges of the terrible times ahead. Nobles and commoners, soldiers and sorcerers, assassins and sages, are coming together to stake their fortunes . . . and their lives. For at a feast for crows, many are the guests—but only a few are the survivors.

Praise for George R. R. Martin and A Feast for Crows

“The American Tolkien . . . Of those who work in the grand epic-fantasy tradition, [George R. R. Martin] is by far the best.”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

“A fantasy series for hip, smart people, even those who don't read fantasy.”—Chicago Tribune

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

User Review  - James Hron - Goodreads

This book was a pretty big disappointment for me, especially coming from the insanity of book 3. I actually did some research to see if book 5 got better. I was worried that Martin would get too ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Reshi - Goodreads

This is the only book in the series that I will give less than a four star rating, that I can promise you. Granted, it's a fantastic book; Martin kicks literary butt, as always, and proves that he is ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

George R. R. Martin is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of many novels, including the acclaimed series A Song of Ice and Fire--A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, and A Dance with Dragons--as well as Fevre Dream, The Armageddon Rag, Dying of the Light, Windhaven (with Lisa Tuttle), and Dreamsongs Volumes I and II. He is also the creator of The Lands of Ice and Fire, a collection of maps from A Song of Ice and Fire featuring original artwork from illustrator and cartographer Jonathan Roberts. As a writer-producer, Martin has worked on The Twilight Zone, Beauty and the Beast, and various feature films and pilots that were never made. He lives with the lovely Parris in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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