The Name of the Wind: Kingkiller Chronicle, Book 1
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Discover #1 New York Times-bestselling Patrick Rothfuss' epic fantasy series, The Kingkiller Chronicle. "I just love the world of Patrick Rothfuss." —Lin-Manuel Miranda
  • "He's bloody good, this Rothfuss guy." —George R. R. Martin
  • "Rothfuss has real talent." —Terry Brooks OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD! DAY ONE: THE NAME OF THE WIND My name is Kvothe. I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian and left with both my sanity and my life. I was expelled from the University at a younger age than most people are allowed in. I tread paths by moonlight that others fear to speak of during day. I have talked to Gods, loved women, and written songs that make the minstrels weep. You may have heard of me. So begins a tale unequaled in fantasy literature—the story of a hero told in his own voice. It is a tale of sorrow, a tale of survival, a tale of one man's search for meaning in his universe, and how that search, and the indomitable will that drove it, gave birth to a legend. Praise for The Kingkiller Chronicle: "The best epic fantasy I read last year.... He's bloody good, this Rothfuss guy."—George R. R. Martin, New York Times-bestselling author of A Song of Ice and Fire "Rothfuss has real talent, and his tale of Kvothe is deep and intricate and wondrous." —Terry Brooks, New York Times-bestselling author of Shannara "It is a rare and great pleasure to find a fantasist writing...with true music in the words."—Ursula K. Le Guin, award-winning author of Earthsea "The characters are real and the magic is true." —Robin Hobb, New York Times-bestselling author of Assassin's Apprentice "Masterful.... There is a beauty to Pat's writing that defies description." —Brandon Sanderson, New York Times-bestselling author of Mistborn
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    "I just love the world of Patrick Rothfuss." —Lin-Manuel Miranda
  • "He's bloody good, this Rothfuss guy." —George R. R. Martin
  • "Rothfuss has real talent." —Terry Brooks

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    My name is Kvothe.

    I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian and left with both my sanity and my life. I was expelled from the University at a younger age than most people are allowed in. I tread paths by moonlight that others fear to speak of during day. I have talked to Gods, loved women, and written songs that make the minstrels weep.

    You may have heard of me.

    So begins a tale unequaled in fantasy literature—the story of a hero told in his own voice. It is a tale of sorrow, a tale of survival, a tale of one man's search for meaning in his universe, and how that search, and the indomitable will that drove it, gave birth to a legend.

    Praise for The Kingkiller Chronicle:

    "The best epic fantasy I read last year.... He's bloody good, this Rothfuss guy."
    George R. R. Martin, New York Times-bestselling author of A Song of Ice and Fire

    "Rothfuss has real talent, and his tale of Kvothe is deep and intricate and wondrous."
    Terry Brooks, New York Times-bestselling author of Shannara

    "It is a rare and great pleasure to find a fantasist writing...with true music in the words."
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    "The characters are real and the magic is true."
    Robin Hobb, New York Times-bestselling author of Assassin's Apprentice

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  • "He's bloody good, this Rothfuss guy." —George R. R. Martin
  • "Rothfuss has real talent." —Terry Brooks

    OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD!

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    My name is Kvothe.

    I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian and left with both my sanity and my life. I was expelled from the University at a younger age than most people are allowed in. I tread paths by moonlight that others fear to speak of during day. I have talked to Gods, loved women, and written songs that make the minstrels weep.

    You may have heard of me.

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