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The name of the wind

"My name is Kvothe. I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I have burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian an left with both my sanity and my life. I was expelled from the University at a younger age than most people are allowed in. I tread paths by moonlight that others fear to speak of during day. I have talked to Gods, loved women, and written songs that make minstrels weep. You may have heard of me."

This is the teaser text of Patrick Rothfuss' "The name of the wind". Does the novel live up to the bold promise made by it? I think yes!

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