- 出版社：Harper Collins
- 出版日期：2014 年3月
a dance with dragons: dreams and dust is the first part of the fifth volume in the series.
in the aftermath of a colossal battle, new threats are emerging from every direction.
tyrion lannister, having killed his father, and wrongfully accused of killing his nephew, king joffrey, has escaped from king’s landing with a price on his head.
to the north lies the great wall of ice and stone – a structure only as strong as those guarding it. eddard stark's bastard son jon snow has been elected 998th lord commander of the night’s watch. but jon has enemies both inside and beyond the wall.
and in the east daenerys targaryen struggles to hold a city built on dreams and dust.
‘Richly satisfying and utterly engrossing’
‘The sheer mind-boggling scope of this epic has sent other fantasy writers away shaking their heads …Its ambition: to construct the Twelve Caesars of fantasy fiction, with characters so venomous they could eat the Borgias’
‘Colossal, staggering … Martin captures all the intoxicating complexity of the Wars of the Roses or Imperial Rome'