The Name of the Wind
ISBN10: 1469203812 ISBN13: 9781469203812 Contributors: Podehl, Nick (Narrator) Publisher: Brilliance Audio Published: Jul 3 2012 Weight: 1.10lbs. Height: 5.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
My name is KvotheI 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. “It is a rare and great pleasure to find a fantasist writing...with true music in the words....Wherever Pat Rothfuss goes...he’ll carry us with him as a good singer carries us through a song.