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A Game of Thrones re-released in an enhanced digital edition on iBooks


It’s the 20th anniversary of the Game of Thrones novel by George R. R. Martin and to celebrate, the worldwide bestseller has been re-released in an enhanced edition exclusively on Apple’s iBook Store.

It was the novel that kicked off the Songs of Ice and Fire series that has now become the basis for the hit TV show that is enjoyed by millions of fans around the world.

A Game of Thrones Enhanced Edition provides an incredible interactive reading experience to enjoy the story and characters and explore the wondrous world of Westeros like never before.

This enhanced content can only be delivered through a digital version of the book and includes:

  • Gorgeous new covers
  • Interactive character maps
  • Detailed annotations
  • Character journeys and timelines
  • Family trees and histories
  • House and sigil summaries
  • Stunning illustrations
  • Extensive glossary of important terms
  • Audio clips narrated by actor Roy Doric

A Game of Thrones Enhanced Edition will also include an excerpt from the highly anticipated sixth book in the series The Winds of Winter.

“We’re now entering a new period in the history of publishing,” said author George R.R. Martin.


“The digital book gives readers the ability to experience all this rich secondary material that had not been possible before.

“These enhanced editions available only on iBooks include sigils and family trees and glossaries.


“Anything that confuses you, anything you want to know more about, it’s right there at your fingertips. It’s an amazing next step in the world of books.”

A Game of Thrones Enhanced Edition is available now from the iBooks Store for $12.99.


The other books in the series – A Clash of Kings (Book 2), A Storm of Swords (Book 3), A Feast for Crows (Book 4) and A Dance with Dragons (Book 5) will be available in the coming months.

You can take a look at them at the iBooks Store