Book IV of A Song Of Ice and Fire. The bloodthirsty, treacherous Lannisters are in power on the Iron Throne in the name of the boy-king Tommen.¬† The war in the Seven Kingdoms has burnt itself out but in the bitter aftermath new conflicts spark to life. The Martells of Dorne and the Starks of Winterfell seek vengeance for their dead. Euron Crow’s Eye returns from¬† the smouldering ruins of Valyria to claim the Iron Isles. From the icy north, where Others threaten the Wall, apprentice Maester Samwell Tarly brings a mysterious babe in arms to the citadel. Cover art b y Larry Rostant.