With the halfway point of 2007 just around the corner, it does appear that Patrick Rothfuss' The Name of the Wind will hold on to its title of "Fantasy debut of the year." We never know, but it sure looks like it. . . For more info about this title: Canada, USA, Europe.
If you're looking for something good to read during your summer vacations, you should definitely check out The Name of the Wind. The UK edition will be published by Gollancz in September. . .
To learn more about Rothfuss, you can visit www.patrickrothfuss.com.
Anyway, there are two new and interesting interviews with the author. You can read them here and here.