Even before A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin had already established himself as a giant in the field of fantasy literature. The first of two stunning collections, Dreamsongs: Volume I is a rare treat for readers, offering fascinating insight into his journey from young writer to award-winning master. Gathered here in Dreamsongs: Volume I are the very best of George R. R. Martinas early works, including his Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awardawinning stories, cool fan pieces, and the original novella The Ice Dragon, from which Martinas New York Times bestselling childrenas book of the same title originated. A dazzling array of subjects and styles that features extensive author commentary, Dreamsongs, Volume I is the perfect collection for both Martin devotees and a new generation of fans. aFans, genre historians and aspiring writers alike will find this shelf-bending retrospective as impressive as it is intriguing.aaPublishers Weekly aDreamsongs is the ideal way to discover . . . a master of science fiction, fantasy and horror. . . . Martin is a writer like no other.aaThe Guardian (U.K.) PRAISE FOR GEORGE R. R. MARTIN aOf 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.aaTime aLong 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.aaThe New York Times aI always expect the best from George R. R. Martin, and he always delivers.aaRobert JordanIn fact . . . this is as good a time as any to proclaim him the American Tolkien.aaTime aLong live George Martin . . . a literary dervish, enthralled by complicated characters and vivid language, and bursting with the wild vision of ...
|Author||:||George R. R. Martin|
|Publisher||:||Bantam - 2007-10-30|