Name of the Wind (Paperback)

By Patrick Rothfuss

Gollancz, 9780575129474

Publication Date: March 1, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Mass Market (4/1/2008)
Paperback (4/7/2009)
Hardcover (3/27/2007)
Compact Disc (7/3/2012)
Paperback (1/1/0001)
MP3 CD (4/15/2014)
MP3 CD (7/3/2012)
Compact Disc (5/1/2009)
MP3 CD (5/1/2009)
Compact Disc (5/1/2009)
Hardcover (9/1/2011)
MP3 CD (5/1/2009)

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A high-action novel written with a poet's hand, this brilliant debut fantasy by Patrick Rothfuss is a powerful coming-of-age story of a magically gifted young man, told through a riveting first-person narrative that allows the reader to "become" the hero.

About the Author

Patrick Rothfuss currently lives in central Wisconsin where he teaches at the local university. In his free time Patrick writes a satirical humor column, practices civil disobedience, and dabbles in alchemy. He loves words, laughs often, and refuses to dance. "The Name of the Wind" is his first novel. There will be more.