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The Name of the Wind - Patrick Rothfuss
The Name of the Wind
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The riveting first-person narrative of a young man who grows to be the most notorious magician 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- ridden city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a... show more
The riveting first-person narrative of a young man who grows to be the most notorious magician 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- ridden 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. It is a high-action novel written with a poet's hand, a powerful coming-of-age story of a magically gifted young man, told through his eyes: to read this book is to be the hero.
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Format: kindle
ASIN: B0010SKUYM
Publisher: DAW
Pages no: 736
Edition language: English
Series: The Kingkiller Chronicle (#1)
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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...
hearth/myth: Rursday Reads
hearth/myth: Rursday Reads rated it
5.0 The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicles #1) - Patrick Rothfuss
Why, oh why did I wait so long to read this book?The Name of the Wind was first published in 2007, and friends who are fans of epic fantasy have been talking about how great it was. But I was reading other stuff, and, well, time gets away from one.I finally got around to reading it recently, and I v...
J Lenni Dorner
J Lenni Dorner rated it
5.0 The Name of the Wind
A fantastic book that trickles in like a new addiction. At first, it’s just interesting, and then it gets page-turning intriguing, filling the mind with new questions that demand answers. By the end, the next book isn’t a want, it’s a need.Kvothe, the protagonist, tells the story of his incredible l...
VictoriaNickers
VictoriaNickers rated it
5.0 The Name of the Wind
If this book is still in your TBR list and you've been just putting if off like I was, you need to pick it and you need to READ IT NOW! You will not regret it. I promise. I feel mad love for this book. Like school girl mad love obsession. I was a little weary to pick it up at first because of all ...
Aprille Legacy
Aprille Legacy rated it
1.0 The Name of the Wind
DNFF (did not fucking finish) at 45%NOPE.
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