By George R. R. Martin
Happening approximately a century earlier than the occasions of A online game of Thrones, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms compiles the 1st 3 reputable prequel novellas to George R. R. Martin’s ongoing masterwork, A track of Ice and hearth. those never-before-collected adventures recount an age whilst the Targaryen line nonetheless holds the Iron Throne, and the reminiscence of the final dragon has now not but handed from residing consciousness.
Before Tyrion Lannister and Podrick Payne, there has been Dunk and Egg. a tender, naïve yet finally brave hedge knight, Ser Duncan the Tall towers above his rivals—in stature if now not adventure. Tagging alongside is his diminutive squire, a boy referred to as Egg—whose real identify is hidden from all he and Dunk come across. although extra inconceivable heroes will not be present in all of Westeros, nice destinies lay forward for those . . . as do robust foes, royal intrigue, and outrageous exploits.
Featuring greater than a hundred and sixty all-new illustrations via Gary Gianni, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms is a must have assortment that proves chivalry isn’t dead—yet.
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Both of the men looked pale, the mud spatters that covered them dark by contrast. “General,” Othel said to Reht, as his horse turned a circle, neighed, and pawed the earth. Enken tossed Othel a waterskin. The scout took a long draw then wiped his mouth. “Report,” Reht said. “It is cool within the fog and grew cooler as we advanced,” Othel said. “Visibility is poor but light can cut through it. ” “As did I,” Phlen agreed, nodding. Othel passed him the waterskin and he drank. Othel said, “We rode in half a league and encountered nothing.
The priest stood a hand taller than Reht, and a stone heavier. “Your commander, which means you follow my orders. ” More spit. “He is. But in this army, you answer to me first, to your god second. Otherwise, you ride off now. ” “You disliked Vors. ” “I hated him passionately,” Reht said, eliciting a growl from Kelgar. “But he was a soldier in this army. My army. ” The Talassan stared into Reht’s eyes, measuring him. Reht gave no ground. Finally the priest smirked, stepped back, and nodded. No spit.
Home,” Cale shouted in answer. ” It was also in the center of the storm. They stood in the meadow not far from the small cottage where Cale had lived with Varra. The sentinel elm, towering over them, whispered and creaked in the wind, sizzled in the rain. The furniture Cale had made from deadwood lay overturned in the grass. The wildflowers Varra had planted were browned and dead on the stalks. The window shutters and door of the cottage flapped in the gusts, all of them beating as if in anger against the cottage’s walls.