A Game of Thrones: Graphic Novel, Volume Three (Hardback)
  • A Game of Thrones: Graphic Novel, Volume Three (Hardback)
zoom

A Game of Thrones: Graphic Novel, Volume Three (Hardback)

(author)
5 Reviews Sign in to write a review
£14.99
Hardback 224 Pages / Published: 13/03/2014
  • We can order this from the publisher

Usually dispatched within 10 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket

George R. R. Martin's epic fantasy masterwork A Game of Thrones is brought to life in the pages of this full-colour graphic novel. This is the third volume in what is sure to be one of the most coveted collaborations of the year.

Now a major Sky Atlantic TV series from HBO, featuring a stellar cast.

When dealing with a masterpiece, only the best will do. That's why writer Daniel Abraham and illustrator Tommy Patterson were chosen to adapt George R. R. Martin's beloved fantasy classic A Game of Thrones as a graphic novel. And as anyone who has read the previous two collected volumes of the ongoing series can attest, the result has been a stunning tour de force faithful in every respect to its brilliant original.

In King's Landing, Lord Eddard Stark of Winterfell-the Hand of King Robert Baratheon-is surrounded by enemies. Some are openly declared, such as Ser Jaime Lannister and his sister, Queen Cersei. Others are hidden in the shadows. Still others wear the smiling mask of friends. But all are deadly, as Eddard is about to discover.

Nor is the enmity between Eddard and the Lannister siblings the sole source of friction between these powerful noble families. For Tyrion Lannister, the Imp-whose stunted, twisted body houses the mind of a genius-has but lately won his freedom from Lady Catelyn Stark, Eddard's wife, who had accused him of attempting to murder her youngest son, Brandon. Now he seeks out his father, his restless thoughts bent on revenge.

Far to the north, the bastard Jon Snow, newly sworn to the Night's Watch, takes the first faltering steps toward a destiny stranger than he could ever dream-a destiny that will bring him face-to-face with unspeakable horrors from beyond the edge of the world.

While across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys Targaryen, wed to the great Dothraki warlord Khal Drogo, and pregnant with his child-a son prophesied to conquer the world-will see her own destiny take an unforeseen turn.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007578580
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 820 g
Dimensions: 174 x 266 x 20 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'In the grand epic fantasy tradition, Martin is by far the best ... tense, surging, insomnia-inflicting' Time Magazine

'The sheer mind-boggling scope of this epic has sent other fantasy writers away shaking their heads ...Its ambition: to construct the Twelve Caesars of fantasy fiction, with characters so venomous they could eat the Borgias'
Guardian

'Colossal, staggering ... Martin captures all the intoxicating complexity of the Wars of the Roses or Imperial Rome in his imaginary world ... The writing is always powerful ...' SFX

'Truly epic ... with its magnificent action-filled climax, it provides a banquet for fantasy lovers with large appetites.'
Publishers Weekly

You may also be interested in...

The Priory of the Orange Tree
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
House of Earth and Blood
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Last Wish
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two
Added to basket
What Abigail Did That Summer
Added to basket
The Final Empire
Added to basket
Blood of Elves
Added to basket
Alice
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Court of Miracles
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
A Game of Thrones (Reissue)
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Last Hours: Chain of Iron
Added to basket
£14.99   £12.99
Hardback
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue
Added to basket
£17.99   £15.99
Hardback
Ninth House
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Tales from the Cafe
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Added to basket
Realm Breaker
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback

“Thumbs Up!”

This is the final volume in the series and all does not feel quite right. While there are many detailed panels you get the feeling these are becoming rarer. Maybe time or money or other jobs forced more plain, bland... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 62

“Friends and enemies swap sides and hide their true identities”

This action packed third volume finds enemies becoming friends and friends becoming enemies (and some enemies becoming worse enemies) as Stark finds himself surrounded by those without his best interests a heart, some... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 54

“Thumbs Up!”

This is the third and penultimate volume of the set. It continues the same majestic art, opulent colours and spelling mistakes.

The story is paced well with lots of detail from the books including names. The vast... More

Hardback edition
Helpful? Upvote 46

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.