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The Name of the Wind  by Patrick Rothfuss  was the 63rd official Sword and Laser Book Club selection.


Reading period: Aug 1, 2014 - Aug 31, 2014
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How/Why was this book chosen: Veronica chose it.


Sword & Laser Goodreads Group Discussion of The Name of the Wind



Sword & Laser Podcasts and Videos: Kick Off: S&L 186   Check In: S&L 187  Wrap Up: S&L 188


The Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussEdit

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.


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