With his gripping and comprehensive chronicles the loves, lives and ambitions of the Starks, the Lannisters and all the other great families of the Seven Kingdoms, housed in the books of The Song of Ice and Fire, George RR Martin created a masterpiece which he knew himself to an audience of millions to bind worldwide.
Far beyond the mighty ice wall that protects the northern border of the kingdom since time immemorial, stirring up long-forgotten enemy. But everyone’s gaze is directed to the south, to the court where the mighty Lannisters strong players. After all, the power of the king is waning, his hand under suspicious circumstances come to an end, many are out on their own gain.
Yet there are still loyal subjects. The Starks of Winterfell example, hard and unyielding as their frozen domain. If the king against his sentence Eddard Stark appoints his new hand, both he and his family are involved in the most comprehensive power struggle ever, the perilous game of thrones.