NEW YORK (AP) – The books that gave us “Game of Thrones” are getting an enhancement for the digital age.READ MORE: 'My Nerves Are Still Rattled': Passenger Aboard Amtrak Train Talks Crash
Random House says special editions of the five novels George R.R. Martin has completed for the “Song of Ice and Fire” fantasy epic will be released over the next few months.
The enhanced edition of Book One, “A Game of Thrones,” comes out Thursday exclusively through Apple’s iBooks. It was first published 20 years ago.READ MORE: Man, Pregnant Woman & Baby Killed In Crash Along Highway 360; Police Investigating
All volumes made in collaboration with Apple will include interactive character maps, glossaries, annotations and other features. Martin says readers will have “rich secondary material” not possible on paper.
Each book also will include an excerpt from Martin’s ever-awaited Book Six, “The Winds of Winter,” for which a release date is not set.MORE NEWS: Flash Flooding: Second Body Recovered After Vehicle Swept From Texas Bridge
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