Title: The Name of the Wind
Series: The Kingkiller Chronicle: Day One
Author: Patrick Rothfuss
Publisher: Daw Books
Publication Date: April, 2008
Rating: 3/5 stars
Do you ever read adventure books that mention a character or series of characters that embark on a quest to find an object or thwart evil forces? How many of them are actually completely different from each other? Well, I’m here to tell you that there is a book which contains a unique adventure and keeps you entertained from the start to the end of the book.
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss is a captivating and fun read. It is told by Kvothe, a well-known hero who has built himself a worthy reputation. He tells the story to his companions and paints flashbacks to his younger years, in how he made a name for himself. You hear about when he was a little boy, his struggles after a tragic event and his time at the University.