Staggering at the tip of the Winterfell iceberg.
August 6, 2011 9:05 AM Subscribe
One hundred forty pages into Game of Thrones
, and I feel like an uninvited guest at a wedding banquet, floored by unfamiliar names and familial relationships and alliances. What do I need to know to get over the hump?
posted by Gordion Knott to media & arts (33 answers total) 26 users marked this as a favorite
I've checked out reference sources here
, but the level of detail seems overwhelming. Are there sites on the Web that present the characters and familial alliances in the form of a chart or graph? More importantly, realizing I may need to swallow minor spoilers, what features of the book, its characters and storyline should I know--and commit to memory--to proceed further?