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Discover #1 New York Times-bestselling Patrick Rothfuss’ epic fantasy series, The Kingkiller Chronicle. “I just love the world of Patrick Rothfuss.” —Lin-Manuel Miranda • “He’s bloody good, this Rothfuss guy.” —George R. R. Martin • “Rothfuss has real talent.” —Terry Brooks OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOL

Author Patrick Rothfuss

Pages 736

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2007-03-27

ISBN 1101147164 9781101147160

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claremurphy shared a tip "solid fantasy novel, first of a series that is still being written!"

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Maureen.Callahan shared a tip "If you liked Harry Potter..."

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caviarmy shared a tip "The most comprehensive magic system in a fantasy novel."

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eric_groeschel shared a tip "Excellent book. Now please finish the 3rd one Rothfuss!"

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octobersky shared a tip "I wouldn't say the main character is super sympathetic. I think the worldbuilding is worth it though."

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bill_hinshillwood shared a tip "It you loved Harry Potter as a kid you need to read this book!"

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hurricane42og shared a tip "Best series that no one has read and isn’t already a movie or show but should be"

eric_grimes shared a tip "One of the best openers to a series I've ever read. Hoping the final book comes soon."

eric_grimes shared a tip "An all time favourite. Very much looking forward to the final book. Hoping it comes soon."

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mike_fryer shared a tip "It has been 9 years, I don't remember that much. I am planning on rereading them when/if the Doors of Stone gets released."

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julia_bordeaux shared a tip "I love, love, love this book!"

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summer_steffen_land shared a tip "If you are a Brandon Sanderson fan then this will not disappoint. Very good book!!!!!"

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hannah_steele_8613 shared a tip "I also liked the first one best but I loved the second as well. 😊"

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heather_anne_6054 shared a tip "Great fantasy book, love this author. Just wish he would finish the 3rd book already."

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jennie_damron shared a tip "I adored this book. The writing was atmospheric and the story so compelling. I loved the characters so much."

compassion_riley shared a tip "Waiting for book three, this is a unputdownable book."

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nikki_davis_7200 shared a tip "After the prologue for Doors of Stone came out I have to reread this a fourth time! Highly recommend."

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kastina_inman shared a tip "Probably my favourite book of all time."

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andrea_swagler shared a tip "Truly one of my fav books ever, I really hope you enjoy it!!"

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rodi_vogel shared a tip "Now reading A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik"

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jeremy_6615 shared a tip "Okay it's really good but just know that book 3 of the "trilogy" hasn't come out and most of us have been waiting 12+ years 😅"

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angel_galloway shared a tip "I enjoyed it a lot! Definitely recommend"

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holly_hawkins shared a tip "Yes ma'am! Any recommendations for something similar to this series?"

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mike_burns_603 shared a tip "Possibly the top modern pure storyteller."

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jamie_reyes shared a tip "Just the others in the same series"

leigh_clanton shared a tip "Clever magical explanations"

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turone_greenwood shared a tip "Amazing epic fantasy, shame we will probably never get book 3"

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meredith_tiller shared a tip "Favorite book ive ever read"

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tausha_griswold shared a tip "One of my favorite series"

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robin_george shared a tip "An unusual journey through a fantasy story, but gripping as heck."

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josiah_892 shared a tip "This book was very interesting. I liked the magic system, it's softer than I usually like, but it works well."

ron_barnes_4719 shared a tip "I liked both this one and A Wise Man’s Fear. I’ve been eagerly and sometimes not patiently waiting for The Doors of Stone."

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katrina_zack shared a tip "So good! Worth the time!"

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bsmith7 shared a tip "Yes. I liked it"

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charli_caffrey shared a tip "I could read this book 1,000 times and still want to read it again."

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lauran_walker shared a tip "Actually rereading Alice in Wonderland... Am teacher... Hard to find time for my own! You?"

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iana_borova shared a tip "This is my FAVORITE series (only 2 of 3 published)"

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alex_hoffmann shared a tip "One of my favourite books."

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leya_fletcher shared a tip "All time favorite book!"

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christina_macfadzen shared a tip "Listening to this on Audible. Highly recommended"

melissa_3980 shared a tip "Absolutely amazing. Its a series so you can be occupied for some time. Definitely recommend."

jessica_galbraith shared a tip "One of the best fantasy books"

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giovanna_3401 shared a tip "I cannot find a flaw in this book. Completely enchanted & obsessed."