New PDF release: A Game of Groans: A Sonnet of Slush and Soot
By Alan Goldsher, George R. R. Washington
A PARODY OF THE cherished fable DOORSTOP… ER, SAGA
In the land of the 8 (or was once it Six?) Kingdoms—where the seasons last up to a sequence of bestselling Tolkien-esque novels—trouble is brewing. The dust is starting to be muddier, the onions are rotting, the Wall to the North (or is it the South?) is melting, and Lord Barker of Summerseve is getting anxious. His spouse is hooked on Godsweede, his King is simply too fats to slot into his armor, and the foreshadowing is uncontrolled. All in all, no longer the placement you need to be in while summer season is coming.
From this international of out of doors fornication with horse-people (and indoor fornication with blood family members) comes an epic tale of novella proportions. Amid plots and counterplots, power-hungry warriors and overworked ravens, negative reception and no instant, the way forward for the Barkers, their BFFs, and their enemies dangles within the stability, as each one strives to outlive lengthy adequate to seem in a minimum of of the sequels.
“His tooth can be wood, yet his prose is not.”
George R. R. Washington can't inform a lie: A online game of Groans was once now not ready, licensed, approved, authorized, or recommended by way of anybody or entity occupied with developing or generating any of the track of Ice and hearth books or the Games of Throne tv software. Please direct any questions to our criminal advice, Clarence R. R. Darrow.
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