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20 Patrick Rothfuss Quotes From Kingkiller Chronicles And More

Twenty of the very best Patrick Rothfuss quotes, from The Name of the Wind, The Wise Man's Fear, The Slow Regard of Silent Things, interviews, and more.

Kingkiller Chronicle Series Picked Up By Showtime

Exciting news for Patrick Rothfuss fans! A TV show based on the Kingkiller Chronicle series has been picked up by Showtime. 

Cover Reveal: 10th Anniversary Edition of THE NAME OF THE WIND by Patrick Rothfuss

We've got an exclusive look at the cover of the 10th anniversary edition of The Name of the Wind!

Does Every Fantasy Novel Need to Have a Map in it?

Some are useful, but most...not so much.

When Books Come To Life: Playing Tak

When your favorite book game becomes a real game.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Set to Produce Patrick Rothfuss’ The Kingkiller Chronicle Adaptation

The Hamilton star is producing a TV adaptation of The Kingkiller Chronicle series by Patrick Rothfuss

Of Beards and Books: An Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of ...

Of Beards and Books: An Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

Patrick Rothfuss is the best-selling fantasy author of The Name of the Wind, The Wise Man’s Fear, and his latest, The Slow ...

On Maps in Fantasy Novels

On August 4, the day her new novel The Fifth Season was released, N.K. Jemisin posted the map from her novel ...

Frak It All: The 5 Types of Swears You Find in Speculative Fiction

Swearing can get weird in speculative fiction. In any other genre, it’s no big deal. Characters either curse or they ...

9 Excellent Mustaches in Literature Today

This list is in no particular order, but it’s a collection of excellent mustaches in the world of literature. We’ve ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read In November

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much, ...

7 Bookish Things You Missed at San Diego Comic-Con

If, like me, you had to live the San Diego Comic-Con experience vicariously through Twitter and YouTube, here’s a quick run-down ...

15 Books Famous Authors Give Five Stars on Goodreads

I take book recommendations from authors I admire seriously. Dan Simmons turned me on to Daniel Woodrell, and Stephen King ...

Beat the Algorithm, GAME OF THRONES Edition: The Winner Is…

Last week, our very own Rachel took on Amazon’s algorithm to recommend a book for Jill, whose last great read ...