George R. R. Martin’s THE RISE OF THE DRAGON – On Sale Now!

By Kat La Mantia | October 25 2022 | Pop Culture Prose

“Every page of this book is filled with something beautiful to look at . . . a book that any collector of fantasy and fantasy artwork should have on their shelves.”


For Game of Thrones and House of the Dragon lovers, here’s a book you can’t miss out on. The Rise of the Dragon is an illustrated history of the mad and powerful Targaryen family, who kept control of the Iron Throne for centuries. Their story is the subject of HBO’s House of the Dragon, and their downfall set the stage for Game of Thrones.

George R. R. Martin’s tales of the seven warring families of Westeros and the rich history he’s built for that world have changed the fantasy landscape forever. For any fan invested in the lore of A Song of Ice and Fire, this beautifully illustrated reference is a must-have.

Check out the book page here, and take a look inside the book by clicking on the video below!

The Rise of the Dragon
An Illustrated History of the Targaryen Dynasty, Volume One
This lavish visual history—featuring more than 180 all-new illustrations—is a stunning introduction to House Targaryen, the iconic family at the heart of HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel series, House of the Dragon.
$60.00 US
On sale Oct 25, 2022
FOC Sep 26, 2022
352 Pages
Ten Speed Press

Fire & Blood (HBO Tie-in Edition)
300 Years Before A Game of Thrones
The book that inspired HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon, coming August 2022, now features a cover with stunning key art from the show! This thrilling history of the Targaryens contains eighty-five black-and-white illustrations, including five illustrations exclusive to the trade paperback edition.
$22.00 US
On sale Jul 12, 2022
FOC Jun 13, 2022
752 Pages