The best and a lot frustrating thing regarding the book is that the story is told from eight different perspectives, with each perspective held in a chapter. Just as you commence concerning a character and so are wanting to see what happens to him (or her), you can find yourself thrown off for assorted chapters.
Yet Martin's character development is additionally the thing that makes the books so enjoyable to learn. His means of creating three-dimensional characters with a lot of depth, feeling, and back story 's what keeps the future prospect from becoming bored.
The determination of the 13-year-old exiled princess and child-bride, Dany; the bleak coming-of-age story of the bastard, Jon Snow, in the northern Wall; the raw emotions of young, tomboyish Arya at King's Landing; the noble intentions of Eddard Stark amidst a court of mummers; and also the sarcastic wit of the impish Tyrion Lannister are just some of the assorted cast of players you can find yourself rooting for within this bloody game of thrones.
When he did release that book, he left us with hope. That book and also the sequel were to be essentially one large book spread into two parts. With a huge cast of characters spread allover the land, Mr. Martin decided to only target the character in a part of the world, leaving the development of the rest of the characters until the next book. But there is hope! A lot of the chapters were already written. "Gosh! He must have it out by Christmas 2007 for sure", I remember thinking in 2005.