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The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle, #1) - Patrick Rothfuss
The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
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This is the riveting first-person narrative of Kvothe, a young man who grows to be one of the most notorious magicians his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful... show more
This is the riveting first-person narrative of Kvothe, a young man who grows to be one of the most notorious magicians his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that transports readers into the body and mind of a wizard.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780756405892 (0756405890)
Publisher: DAW Trade
Pages no: 722
Edition language: English
Series: The Kingkiller Chronicle (#1)
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Dreamer and Daydreamer
Dreamer and Daydreamer rated it
4.0 The Name of the Wind
This really wasn’t the best book to read before, during, and after finals. The first couple hundred or so pages of the book were fine, they were engrossing and heart-wrenching. I really got a feel for the world and how Kvothe lived during those days and how it may have helped shaped him. The rest wa...
Books Sabrina Loves
Books Sabrina Loves rated it
5.0 Beautifully Written
Patrick Rothfuss is one of my top fantasy authors. His writing is flawless, his world-building masterful, and his magic system so well done as to almost be believable. The Name of the Wind is an epic fantasy about the extraordinary life journey of Kvothe, child genius turned renowned...hero? villa...
IntheZone
IntheZone rated it
5.0 The Name of the Wind
This was even better in audio than when I read this several years ago.
fruitcakes
fruitcakes rated it
0.0 The Name of the Wind
try to reread this some other time, i feel like i would like it not on a deadline.
fruitcakes
fruitcakes rated it
0.0 The Name of the Wind
try to reread this some other time, i feel like i would like it not on a deadline.
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