By George R. R. Martin
THE publication at the back of THE FOURTH SEASON OF THE ACCLAIMED HBO sequence GAME OF THRONES
Few books have captivated the mind's eye and gained the devotion and compliment of readers and critics all over the place as has George R. R. Martin’s enormous epic cycle of excessive fable. Now, in A dinner party for Crows, Martin offers the long-awaited fourth ebook of his landmark sequence, as a state torn asunder unearths itself eventually near to peace . . . basically to be introduced on a good extra terrifying process destruction.
A dinner party FOR CROWS
It turns out too stable to be precise. After centuries of sour strife and deadly treachery, the seven powers dividing the land have decimated each other into an uneasy truce. Or so apparently. . . . With the demise of the vast King Joffrey, Cersei is ruling as regent in King’s touchdown. Robb Stark’s death has damaged the again of the Northern rebels, and his siblings are scattered in the course of the nation like seeds on barren soil. Few valid claims to the as soon as desperately sought Iron Throne nonetheless exist—or they're held in arms too vulnerable or too far-off to wield them successfully. The battle, which raged uncontrolled for thus lengthy, has burned itself out.
But as within the aftermath of any climactic fight, it's not lengthy prior to the survivors, outlaws, renegades, and carrion eaters begin to assemble, selecting over the bones of the useless and scuffling with for the spoils of the soon-to-be useless. Now within the Seven Kingdoms, because the human crows gather over a dinner party of ashes, bold new plots and hazardous new alliances are shaped, whereas magnificent faces—some conventional, others simply simply appearing—are visible rising from an ominous twilight of previous struggles and chaos to absorb the demanding situations forward.
It is a time while the clever and the bold, the deceitful and the robust will collect the abilities, the facility, and the magic to outlive the stark and negative instances that lie ahead of them. it's a time for nobles and commoners, infantrymen and sorcerers, assassins and sages to return jointly and stake their fortunes . . . and their lives. For at a ceremonial dinner for crows, many are the guests—but just a couple of are the survivors.
From the Hardcover edition.