'Game of Thrones' fans have been waiting for 'The Winds of Winter' since the previous book was released in 2011.
In a combination of good news and bad news from Westeros, HBO has announced that it has ordered a 10-episode series about the turbulent Targaryen family from George R.R. Martin's epic novel series.
70-year-old Game of Thrones author also says the controversy surrounding the ending of the TV show will not have an impact on how he plans to end the books.
George R. R. Martin has revealed some details from HBO's highly anticipated return to the turbulent world of Westeros.
In the wake of the huge Lord of the Rings TV show announcement, we take a look at other upcoming fantasy adaptations lined up for the small screen.