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Does Patrick Rothfuss Hate His Fans?

Does Patrick Rothfuss Hate His Fans? 

Not too long ago, Patrick Rothfuss wrote this: Just when I was growing fairly certain my readers were clever people who actually have the ability to read and comprehend text, a brave contingent of souls rush boldly forward with comments, eager to prove me wrong…. The vast majority of you: Thanks for being a delightfully […]

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Kingkiller Chronicles Movie, TV Show & Video Game…? YES PLEASE! :-)

Kingkiller Chronicles Movie, TV Show & Video Game…? YES PLEASE! :-) 

It was announced today that a deal had been made for the rights to Patrick Rothfuss’s Kingkiller Chronicles. Those who keep up-to-date with SFF book/movie news will know that this isn’t actually the first time that the Kingkiller rights have been snapped up – in fact, 20th Century Fox even ‘confirmed’ a TV series at […]

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The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss – Extensive Review

The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss – Extensive Review
2.5

Reviewer’s Foreword Picking up The Slow Regard of Silent Things you are greeted by a number of warnings from the author: “You might not want to buy this book.” … “I think it’s only fair to warn you that this is a bit of a strange story.” … “I don’t go in for spoilers, but suffice to […]

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The Slow Regard Of Silent Things Preview

The Slow Regard Of Silent Things Preview 

If you listened to our The Slow Regard of Silent Things interview with Patrick Rothfuss last month, you will remember that Pat spoke about his nervousness and excitement in narrating his own work for the very first time. Well, Audible have decided they are not going to make us wait until October 28th 2014 to listen […]

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Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

Interview with Patrick Rothfuss 

The following is a 15 minute interview with Patrick Rothfuss focused on his upcoming novella, The Slow Regard of Silent things. I’ve uploaded the audio – *CRINGE* – and transcribed the entire thing (as best I can) for people who’d prefer to give it a read. As you will know, Patrick Rothfuss doesn’t make it […]

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Rothfuss’s Auri Novella Gets a Release Date!

Rothfuss’s Auri Novella Gets a Release Date! 

Finally! We have a date for Patrick Rothfuss’s next book set in the world of the  Kingkiller Chronicle!!! Oh, hang on, you thought we meant ‘that one’? Sorry, no, we meant the Novella he spoke about in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything a few months ago. It will be published by DAW Books on November 4, 2014 […]

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The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
4

This review contains spoilers! Please read with caution if you have yet to finish The Wise Man’s Fear. When readers have been waiting more than a year for a sequel to one of their favourite books patience becomes shorter and expectations become higher. So it’s always satisfying when the book finally arrives it also happens […]

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The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
5

Are you ready for adventure, magic and drug fuelled dragons? Come sit down with Kvothe and get consumed in his world. The blurb alone is enough to convince anyone to read this book; it pulls you in with the promise of all these great adventures yet at the opening of the book this legendary Kvothe […]

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Kingkiller Chronicles TV Series – Confirmed!

Kingkiller Chronicles TV Series – Confirmed! 

As if reading about Joe Abercrombie trying his hand at a trilogy for younger readers wasn’t exciting enough, Deadline has today announced that 20th Century Fox (you know, those big movie people) have decided to press ahead with a Kingkiller Chronicles television series. Personally, I think this is just the start of popular fantasy novels […]

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Patrick Rothfuss Interview

Patrick Rothfuss Interview 

Well, The Wise Man’s Fear has been voted the year’s third biggest fantasy novel on Goodreads.com, with over 4,962 votes and being beaten only by the behemoth that is A Dance With Dragons and the hugely popular The Night Circus. That is a remarkable achievement for a man who has sat within the genre for […]

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Fantasy Books We NEED Now

Fantasy Books We NEED Now 

Overlord’s Top 4 Fantasy Books We Need Right Now 2012/2013 seems a long way off, but I’m looking to it already…dreaming…wishing it would hurry the heck up!!! Some of the genres most exciting authors are busy writing their stories and it’s an exciting time for a genre that seems to have evolved nicely over the […]

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The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
5

March 1, 2011 marked the release date of perhaps the most anticipated fantasy novel of our generation. Voted by the majority of our users above the likes of A Dance with Dragons and The Crippled God – Patrick Rothfuss’s The Wise Man’s Fear was met with unprecedented enthusiasm by fantasy fans throughout the world. The […]

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