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    Sequel to the extraordinary The Name of The Wind, The Wise Man’s Fear is the second instalment of this superb fantasy trilogy from Patrick Rothfuss.

    This is the most exciting fantasy series since George R. R. Martin's A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE, and a must for all fans of HBO's GAME OF THRONES. Picking up the tale of Kvothe Kingkiller once again, we follow him into exile, into political intrigue, courtship, adventure, love and magic . . . and further along the path that has turned Kvothe, the mightiest magician of his age, a legend in his own time, into Kote, the unassuming pub landlord. Packed with as much magic, adventure and home-grown drama as The Name of the Wind, this is a sequel in every way the equal to its predecessor and a must for all fantasy fans.

    Engaging and gripping, The Wise Man’s Fear is the biggest and the best new fantasy novel out there.

    ©2011 Patrick Rothfuss (P)2012 Orion Publishing Group Limited

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    • Global
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    2 books 2 narrators

    Nick Podehl telling was much better than Rupert Degas’
    Too bad only Degas did book 2.
    Way too many accents, hard to understand while Podehl’s was so easy to follow (even for a French)

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    Best story ever but oh so poorly narrated

    Pat Rothfuss is a pure genius whose talent find a wrecked vessel in Rupert Degas lack of narrating talent. Where the story is rich and deep, the characters highly enjoyable and relatable, and the settings always so easy to picture, the monotony of the voices, the persistence to use deep voices and out of touch accents, and non synchronicité between tones and situations, succeeded on turning my favorite book in the World in one of the worst listening experience of my life.

    I'm truly sorry for all those who discovered this book through this audio version : it really didn't honor it at all!

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    Complex, evciting and enthralling

    i thought I knew all the great fantasy writers. Now 'upon a peak in Darien' .....

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    Great dynamic worldbuilding

    This book adds great dynamic worldbuilding to the first books great story premise - the narrative feels character driven and compelling.

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    Simply wonderful.

    The story and the stories within the story are just amazingly captivating. The narrators voice will keep your attention for hours and still wanting more.

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    • Emma
    • 26/05/2014

    Awesome Series

    What does Rupert Degas bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I honestly don't think there are words to express what richness and depth Rupert Degas' character voices brought to this audio book. Such amazing range and authenticity, I was totally and utterly lost in his narration.

    Any additional comments?

    Can't wait for the next in the series to be turned into an audio book!

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    • Vira
    • 04/10/2013

    2nd in Series, still Excellent

    Much of what I said in my review of the first book of the Kingkiller Chronicles still applies. There are sections here that tend to be rather long-winded, but all is forgiven in writing which is this good.

    I'm afraid the talented Rothfuss/Degas duo may have spoilt me for any other fantasy novels, but I'll keep hoping for an equal. (Or at least close).

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    • Kindle Customer
    • 09/02/2015

    Why different narrator?

    Loved the book, but would have liked to have the same narrator as the first, and all in one book. This guy was good, but the shift was jarring. Am very annoied at what I assume are some weird licencing rules.

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    • Carlos
    • 15/08/2013

    Can't wait for day 3

    This is an example of how a good story can develop a sequel that captures the same intriguing mysteries and colorful characters as the original. Can't wait for part 3.

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    • Dean
    • 09/04/2021

    Where is the 3rd book?!

    I keep coming back to read these books yet there is no satisfaction as I await the next book in the series. Is this what drug addiction feels like? Don't be a fool like me. Don't read this series until the final book is released. It's very good. It's also unfinished.

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    • Ely Taysom
    • 13/01/2020

    Sufficient in story, lacking in character

    Rupert Degas delivers an incredible performance. Rothfuss on the other hand develops an unrelatable Mary Sue protagonist.

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    • Luisa Motta
    • 16/10/2018

    GIVE THIS MAN AN OSCAR!!!!!!!

    YOU HAVE NEVER NOR WILL YOU EVER HEAR A BETTER VOICE ACTOR!!!. My God Rupert Degas is the best! he does different voices for each character and he does sound effects! like when they laugh, of cough, he even did the sound of a donkey! YES A DONKEY!!!! i could recognize every character without the book saying who was talking, just because he does different voices and accents for each one. For the love of God listen to this book 10/10 would recommend. Also this story is the best. THE. BEST.

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    • Bruce
    • 28/05/2018

    Great, but a bit long winded in parts

    There are parts of this book I thought were amazing and others I skipped through. All in all I enjoyed the descriptive writing and great characterisation but there were parts that dragged.

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    • Kindle Customer
    • 26/10/2014

    Just flawless.

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    Flawless part one of book two of the series, capturing me just as much as the first book did. There is just too many good things to say about this book. I couldn't have asked for more and I loved every bit of it. A must read for any fantasy lover.

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    • Theresia
    • 06/01/2014

    Rupert Degas does it again!

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    A fantastic second book. Now an eager wait for the third... Having tried the versions with both Nick Pohdl and Degas I can warmly recommend Rupert Degas for his deep and wide range of voices, and somehow the British accent lend itself better to epic story telling. For some reason the Degas version is split in 2 parts but it is really worth the extra credit.

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    • André
    • 10/09/2018

    ACHTUNG: Halbe Audioqualität zum vollen Preis...

    Der zweite Tag einer wirklich spannenden Lebensgeschichte. Geschichte und Sprecher sind absolut empfehlenswert.

    Was mich dagegen sehr ärgert ist die halbierte Klangqualität die sehr an eine 70er Jahre Telefonverbindung erinnert!
    Ein Blick in die technischen Daten offenbart:
    Audio: aac, 22050 Hz, stereo, 62 kb/s - Normal wäre: 44100 Hz, stereo, 125 kb/s

    Halbierter Frequenzbereich und halbierte Bitrate, was auch deutlich zu hören ist - und ja, ich habe beim Download "Beste Qualität" ausgewählt.

    Für den vollen Preis finde ich das ziemlich unverschämt, daher nur einen Stern in der Gesamtbewertung.

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    • Lena
    • 02/06/2016

    Beautiful

    The language, the performance, the story. All of it is beautiful. Anyone even remotely interested in Fantasy novels should give the Kingskiller Chronicles a try. Also as a woman it always makes me gleeful how well all the women are written.

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    • Sabine
    • 19/07/2020

    Best fantasy story there is!

    Poetic, gripping, original, funny - I'm listening to it over and over again and it only gets better.

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    • Christoph
    • 11/06/2013

    Rupert Degas rockt!

    Eines der besten Hörbücher die ich bisher gehört habe. Schon als Buch sind die Kingslayer Chronicles fantastich aber Rupert Degas haucht diesen erst richtig Leben ein.

    Rupert Degas ist für mich schnell zu DER Stimme von Kvothe geworden und auch die anderen Charaktere stellt er fantastisch dar.

    Jetzt wo ich Buch 2 (beide Teile) fertig gehört habe bin ich etwas traurig. :)

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    • BikerJoe
    • 25/07/2014

    Fantasy for the patient reader

    If you read the prequel, Name of the Wind, you will realize that the pace and style of the story did not change much.
    Readers, who expected a narrative, which would increase their heart rate a little bit, will be disappointed. There is not much action and the suspense is as lukewarm as it was in the first book.
    Readers, who enjoyed the beautiful lanquage, the colorful and poetic description of the first book, will love this book as well.
    The book consists of 2 parts, Kvothe at the University and Kvothe as an assistant of an aristocrat.
    The University part is not different from the first book, the same friends, the same enemies, the same painful lovestory and of course the continuous struggle with poverty.
    The scenery changes, when Kvothe becomes part of the entourage of an aristocrat and there are some dramatic developments, but as before, the suspense comes in small doses.

    It is a lengthy, slow moving story, but there is a lot of beauty and style. To my surprise, some of the characters gain a lot more profile, a definite improvement versus the first part.

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    • Amazon Kunde
    • 05/09/2021

    Not great, not terrible

    This book is simply not as good as "The Name of the Wind". Several situations drag way too long with not much interesting happening, and then there are parts which are simply skipped with couple sentences.

    Audible voiceover is good, except when there were oldman/beggar voices, those were very distorted/raspy and difficult to understand.

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    • der-Leser
    • 13/06/2021

    Perfect

    The story is fascinating and the speaker is much more pleasant than in the 1st volume. He makes different characters coming alive but without the sometimes shrieking voice of the first volume. The almost 43 hours seemed like 10 :-)

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    • Philipp Pfändner
    • 11/02/2021

    einfach genial

    sehr gutes Buch mit sehr gutem Leser absolutes muss. Mehr muss man dazu nicht sagen

    • Global
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    • L. Volk
    • 03/09/2020

    Highly recommended!

    I was absolutely addicted.

    I must admit, that there was a bit of a lull in the story from about chapter 100 to 120. I didn't enjoy these chapters as much and this is why, I have only given it 4 stars.

    There was also a little mistake in the audio during chapter 150 at 4mins and 32seconds...a bit that gets repeated.

    Other than that, I listened at any chance I could get and was completely immersed in this insanely good book.

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    • Anonymer Hörer
    • 13/12/2019

    einfach gut

    Die Kingkiller Chronicles sind in Wortform schon der Hammer. Der Sprecher verbessert das Erlebnis noch.