George R.R Martin is the much celebrated writer of the famous A Song of Ice and Fire series. He has been awarded with a number of prestigious awards for his exceptional talents, and is a 6 times winner of the Locus Award, 3 times winner of the Hugo Award and a 2 times winner of the Nebula Award. He also has up his sleeve the Daikon, Balrog, Gigamesh, Daedelus, Bram Stoker and World Fantasy awards. These days Martin is a member of Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America and of Writers’ Guild of America, West. He resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico.