The Wise Man's Fear: The Kingkiller Chronicle: Day Two
There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.” My name is Kvothe. You may have heard of me. So begins the tale of a hero told from his own point of viewa story unequaled in fantasy literature. Now in The Wise Man’s Fear,... show more
There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.” My name is Kvothe. You may have heard of me. So begins the tale of a hero told from his own point of viewa story unequaled in fantasy literature. Now in The Wise Man’s Fear, Day Two of The Kingkiller Chronicle, Kvothe takes his first steps on the path of the hero and learns how difficult life can be when a man becomes a legend in his own time.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: 2013-04-02
Pages no: 1120
Edition language: English
Oh my word it took me way too long to read this book. I started it at the beginning of my winter break, which lasted for a month and which I naïvely thought would give me plenty of time in which to read this 1,000 or so page monster. I was very, very wrong. Still, after an impressively (read as: emb...
~~Moved from GR~~ Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss First of all, I want to point out that I'm in the minority here--scratch that, I'm practically alone in the universe-- in not finding myself enchanted by Wise Man's Fear. On GR alone, there are about 40,000 5-star ratings, about 5,000 positiv...
After I finished The Name of the Wind last year, I found a lot of reviews and comments complaining about Kvothe being a Mary Sue character. I sort of got it, but at the same time, I thought to myself that fantasy characters are all about wish fulfillment, so it makes sense that the main characters ...
huh. I'm a little disappointed. maybe I had high expectations coming off the first. it wasn't bad. I can't put my finger on it yet why it made me .... not as touched as the first. Originally posted on GR in 2011