Currently in A Clash of kings Arya is stuck at Harrenhall serving the lannisters, while there an old friend shows up, Jakken Haqar. He tells her to give him the names of three people and he will kill them. Arya's first victim is chiswyck the cruel man who over sees the area in which she works. Meanwhile in the Stormlands Lady Catelyn attempts to keep the peace between Renly and Stannis Beratheon. Neither Renly or Stannis will have it, after an exchange of insults and Stannis stating that by right he is the king, Stannis draws his sword and declares war on Renly. This is what has happened lately in world of A Clash of Kings.