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Volume 1

By George R. R. Martin; Gardner Dozois (Introduction by)

Spectra Books, Hardcover, 9780553805451, 683pp.

Publication Date: October 30, 2007

Dubbed "the American Tolkien" by "Time" magazine, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author George R.R. Martin is a giant in the field of fantasy literature and one of the most exciting storytellers of our time. Now he delivers a rare treat for readers: a compendium of his shorter works, collected into two stunning volumes, that offer fascinating insight into his journey from young writer to award-winning master.
Gathered here, in Volume I, are the very best of George R.R. Martin's early works, including never-before-published fan pieces, his Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker Award-winning stories--plus the original novella "The Ice Dragon, "from which Martin's "New York Times" bestselling children's book of the same title originated. A dazzling array that features extensive author commentary, Dreamsongs, Volume I," " is the perfect collection for both Martin devotees and a new generation of fans.

About the Author
George R. R. Martinis the #1"New York Times"bestselling author of many novels, including the acclaimed series A Song of Ice and Fire "A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, "and"A Dance with Dragons" as well as"Tuf Voyaging, Fevre Dream, The Armageddon Rag, Dying of the Light, Windhaven"(with Lisa Tuttle), ""and"Dreamsongs Volumes I"and"II." He is also the creator of"The Lands of Ice and Fire, "a collection of maps from A Song of Ice and Fire featuring original artwork from illustrator and cartographer Jonathan Roberts, and"The World of Ice & Fire"(with Elio M. Garcia, Jr., and Linda Antonsson). As a writer-producer, Martin has worked on"The Twilight Zone, Beauty and the Beast, "and various feature films and pilots that were never made. He lives with the lovely Parris in Santa Fe, New Mexico."