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Game of Thrones: Books

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Susan
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Location: New Jersey, USA

Postby Susan » Sat March 15th, 2014, 12:52 pm

Here's a recent Vanity Fair interview with George R. R. Martin in which he discussed (among other things) that the series is progressing quickly. One thing he mentions is that the actress who plays Arya is now a "young woman" (she's 16) and Arya is still 11.
Vanity Fair: George R.R. Martin Has a Detailed Plan For Keeping the Game of Thrones TV Show From Catching Up To Him
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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Sat March 15th, 2014, 1:31 pm

"laktor" wrote:The new season of the tv show, I believe, deals with the 2nd half of book 3, not book 4, Feast of Crows.


Yes, that's what I thought but I'm sure they do add things from other books.
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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princess garnet
Bibliophile
Location: Maryland

Postby princess garnet » Sat March 15th, 2014, 4:06 pm

I saw that article! The cast photos were fun to see.

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sun March 16th, 2014, 5:49 pm

There's a new female character in book 4 who's in the series, so I think they'll do a bit of book 4 - there's still enough left over from book 3 though to make a series on it's own.
Currently reading "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Thu March 27th, 2014, 9:32 am

Finished it last night and apart from a couple of very talky chapters, I enjoyed it - leaves one or two cliffhangers as well.
Currently reading "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey


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