A game of thrones, George R R Martin


Me reading this book.
In the background the phrase “Live reading”

After being the whole day trying to write something coherent for a fellowship I’m trying to apply (Marie Curie fellowship, for those who are in research), I need to write anything else. That’s why I decided to start this post, about the famous book in which is based the even more famous TV series.

I have to recognize that I am not a big fan of fantasy books, but after many people recommended this book, I gave a try and look for it in the library. I had to reserve it, and wait two or three weeks until I finally got it, and since it’s such a famous book, I couldn’t renew it. So, there you have us (my boyfriend wanted to read it too), the two of us, with one book of 400 pages, and three weeks to finish it. Impossible. He had to reserve it again, so we had an intermission, as in the films in the past. Continue reading