"Fair warning - this is only my opinion, but I still wanted to share it.
This book was clearly loved by many readers - the spine was broken and the cover falling off - but I just couldn't slog through it. Feels like a rip-off of every post-Tolkein..."
"I had high hopes for this book after hearing so many gushing reviews of it, but I was disappointed. There's only one fleshed-out character in it, and that's the narrator. Not enough action or new ideas or fully-fleshed out characters to keep me re..."
"Rather boring, very contrived, and featuring a rather bland protagonist, this book reeks of being a Harry Potter rip-off without the wit, charisma, pacing and payoff of those great books. The hero, Kvothe, is presented to be of very high intellige..."