From Book to Show

From Book to Show: A Game of Thrones, Season #1

After recently finishing the book, A Game of Thrones, and listening to Davos’ Fingers Podcast, Season One, I decided to re-watch the first season for one of my newer sections, From Book to Show. Aside from the extra and unnecessary sexual scenes, the first season does a fairly decent job in capturing the feel of the first book. Casting: The casting…… Continue reading From Book to Show: A Game of Thrones, Season #1

From Book to Podcast

From Book to Podcast: Davos’ Fingers – A Game of Thrones

Here is my second post under my new section, From Book to Podcast, focusing on George R.R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones, Book #1 of the A Song of Ice and Fire series! One of the reasons I wanted to revisit A Song of Ice and Fire (and Harry Potter) was to remember the joy reading brings me. Sometimes I end up…… Continue reading From Book to Podcast: Davos’ Fingers – A Game of Thrones

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Genre: Fantasy/Epic Fantasy Number of Pages: 837 Publication Date: August 4, 1997 Rating:  out of 5 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Honor, Pride, Fealty, Family, Betrayal, Choices, Love, Growth Winter is coming… An epic fantasy during an ancient time where messages are sent by ravens, where the ruling of a kingdom has many obstacles, and where there is a bigger…… Continue reading A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Quote Analysis

Quote Analysis #4

“…a mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.” ~ Tyrion Lannister, A Games of Thrones The Source: A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1) by George R.R. Martin Tyrion Lannister and Jon Snow are speaking when the line is said. Jon asks Tyrion why…… Continue reading Quote Analysis #4