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George R. R. Martin
George R. R. Martin (2015)
Born September 20, 1948 (1948-09-20) (ageĀ 71)
Bayonne, New Jersey
Occupation Novelist
Genres Fantasy, Science fiction, Horror
Notable work(s) A Song of Ice and Fire

George Raymond Richard Martin (September 20, 1948), is an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He is best known for his A Song of Ice and Fire series. HBO made the series into a TV series called Game of Thrones.

Books written

  • Dying of the Light (1977)
  • Windhaven (1981, with Lisa Tuttle)
  • Fevre Dream (1982)
  • A Song of Ice and Fire series:
    • A Game of Thrones (1996)
    • A Clash of Kings (1998)
    • A Storm of Swords (2000)
    • A Feast for Crows (2005)
    • A Dance with Dragons (2011)
    • The Winds of Winter (not released)
    • A Dream of Spring (not released)

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