In the beginning, George R. R. Martin created A Game of Thrones —words printed on paper and bound into books sold in shops around the. A Game of Thrones is the first novel in A Song of Ice and Fire, a series of fantasy novels by . This viewpoint characterizes the book and is evident in the actions of several different families which frequently have conflicts with each other. A Clash of Kings · Disambiguation · Works based on A Song of Ice. George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones 5- Book Boxed Set (Song of Ice and Fire Series): A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A.