Hello everyone! If you didn’t know already, this year I decided to start writing a book. YAY! As a longtime bibliophile being an author has been my lifelong dream so I decided that I should try to take a go at it and see if I could actually write a book; or if I was any good at it. Read More »
Title: The Name of the Wind
Author: Patrick Rothfuss
Page Count: 662
Release Date: March 27, 2007
There are very few books, that have caused to me to become obsessed with them from the first couple pages or have me so completely enraptured in the story that I literally cannot put the book down or else it will cause me pain. I am happy to say that The Name of the Wind by the brilliant Patrick Rothfuss is one such book. The story is hands down a masterpiece of writing and an amazing fantasy story. I would give it a hundred stars if I could but sadly 5 is the limit.
Told in Kvothe’s own voice, this is the tale of the magically gifted young man who grows to be the most notorious wizard his world has ever seen.
The intimate narrative of his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, his years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-ridden city, his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, and his life as a fugitive after the murder of a king form a gripping coming-of-age story unrivaled in recent literature.
A high-action story written with a poet’s hand, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that will transport readers into the body and mind of a wizard.
It’s the holiday season and there’s nothing better than curling up in bed with a good book and a hot cup of cocoa. I’m currently reading The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss and I am LOVING it. A review will definitely be heading your way soon. Since Christmas is just around the corner I thought it was only fitting to spread some of that holiday cheer with the ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU book tag.
I think it’s safe to say by now that 2016 has been a really bad year, but if there’s one thing it has going for it, it’s given us some really great books. So great in fact that I couldn’t whittle the list down to ten. So here in no particular order are my favorite 11 books I’ve read in 2016 .Read More »