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The Name of the Wind ( The Kingkiller Chronicle) (Reprint) (Paperback)

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The riveting first-person narrative of a young man who grows to be the most notorious magician his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime- ridden city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that transports readers into the body and mind of a wizard. It is a high-action novel written with a poet's hand, a powerful coming-of-age story of a magically gifted young man, told through his eyes: to read this book is to be the hero.
The riveting first-person narrative of a young man who grows to be the most notorious magician his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime- ridden city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that transports readers into the body and mind of a wizard. It is a high-action novel written with a poet's hand, a powerful coming-of-age story of a magically gifted young man, told through his eyes: to read this book is to be the hero.
Edition: Reprint
Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy, Fiction + Literature Themes
Sub-Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy
Series Title: The Kingkiller Chronicle
Format: Paperback
Publisher: DAW Books
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2008
TCIN: 11603572
UPC: 9780756404741
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-3689
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