George RR Martin presented with two Nielsen Platinum Bestseller Awards in rare London appearance
Posted on August 9, 2019 by alice. More news
George RR Martin made a rare appearance in London last night (8th August 2019) answering questions from historian; Dan Jones, in front of an audience of over 1000 guests at The Emanuel Centre, Marsham st.
The event was managed by HarperCollins UK & Waterstones with over 500 signed copies of his latest book; ‘Fire and Blood’ sold.
At the start of the event, he was presented with two Nielsen Platinum Bestseller award trophies for ‘A Game of Thrones’ & ‘A Clash of Kings’.
The first two of his 7 published books in the ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ series, both, have sold over a million copies in the uk in all editions. He is now one of only 17 authors this century with more than one title in the 21st Century Platinum Hall of Fame.