Vying for a throne, battling White Walkers, and taming dragons can be a lot of work. The inhabitants in Westeros (and Essos) are quite busy. However, we like to think that, in between all the magic, murder, and mayhem, the GOT characters we love, love to hate, and outright despise would kick up their feet and read while they’re stuck indoors all winter. Here’s what we think their favorite books would be.
Whether or not you’ve seen the show, these 13 books are still worth a read—and they just might explain why your friends are absolutely hooked!