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(Courtesy photo) Jack Gleeson in "Game of Thrones."
‘Game of Thrones’: The war between books and show

First Published May 17 2014 01:01 am • Last Updated May 17 2014 01:01 am

"But that’s not how it happened in the book."

Sound familiar? That mantra has been bandied about quite often in recent years as television increasingly plumbs — not always religiously — popular tomes for source material.

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Nowhere is that tug-of-war more intense than with HBO’s "Game of Thrones."

See the full story at www.mercurynews.com/tv/ci_25700188/game-thrones-war-between-books-and-show.

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