5by5 - The Incomparable #62: The Pig is Chekhov’s Gun
We discuss "A Dance With Dragons," the latest 1000-page installment in George R.R. Martin’s bestselling "Song of Ice and Fire" fantasy series. Is this series going to end well? Which parts of this book were good, and which just treaded water? Would adding Klingons have helped? Why are trees the Westeros equivalent of security cameras? These are the sorts of questions you ask deep in the middle of a long fantasy series.
George R.R. Martin’s bestselling "Song of Ice and Fire" books.
Author George R. R. Martin’s latest epic fantasy, A Dance With Dragons, is finally in bookstores after a six-year delay. Now, fans of his work can finally find out whether their favorite characters will survive â not always a given in Martin’s work.