The Doors of Stone is supposed to be the third and last novel in the Kingkiller Chronicle series released by the author Patrick Rothfuss. It will continue from Kvothe’s life where the wise man’s fear left off.
This story will cover the last and final day of the chronicler and will terminate Kvothe’s story and the “arc” which started in The name of the Wind. When will this third book of Kingkiller Chronicle be release? Let’s find out in this article.
Background and the Publication of The Doors of Stone
Just before the publication of its counterpart, The name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss declared in an interview that he had the name “The doors of Stone” prepared for his third book.
Since Rothfuss had plotted the entire trilogy as a single story, he is now preparing the content after revising it to ensure it can stand as a self-standing story for his third book.
Further, in 2017, Rothfuss said his editor was unhappy with the chosen title. Yet, Rothfuss didn’t shift from the title since it became a popular title. Then, Rothfuss’s editor also became comfortable with the chosen title.
The Doors of the Stone, Kingkiller Chronicle book 3 was not longer than The wise Man’s Fear and was expected to be a bit shorter. He further stated that as soon as he completes compiling the novel, the readers will be able to read the story.
The Doors of Stone. https://t.co/cPmD8nRAKZ
— Pat Rothfuss (@PatrickRothfuss) May 11, 2021
When will The Doors of Stone be Released?
Patrick Rothfuss has confirmed himself that there will be a third instalment of his Kingkiller Chronicle series. But there hasn’t been any final declaration regarding the release date yet. Earlier, it was rumoured that the third instalment would release on 11 July 2022.
But it wasn’t like that. It is said that the book is in the editing process. So, if you’re one of Rothfuss’s book lovers, you have to wait until the upcoming book is done with the editing.
Meanwhile, you can read the first two books in the series, The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man’s Fear. You can get a glimpse of the storyline from these novels below in the article.
Plot for the First Two Novels
The story focuses on a significant character named Kvothe. The first tale of Rothfuss made its debut nine years ago. The work of this novel is based on the world of Temerant. His first work was “The Name of the Wind“, which included the character Kvothe.
When Kvothe appeared in the novel, he became an intriguing prophet of the realm. The story is not only about beauty but also reflects the improvement of the less influential to become more effective so that they are no longer left behind.
However, the second story exposes information regarding the willingness of the heroes to stay for their legacy. It also puts stress on the fact about Kvothe’s interest in understanding why his parents disappeared.
Kvothe, in the novel, makes inquiries regarding the meaning of life. In the story, the readers will have more urge to learn about things, like why they occur.
What will be the Storyline of the Upcoming Third Book by Rothfuss
The third book of the series will include a similar beginning to the first. It is going to recount the life of Kvothe. The third novel can be similar to the previous ones since this book is also related to the life of Kvothe and will begin from the point where it left off.
However, the audience was in search of the meaning of this clue. Besides, the storyteller may or may not appear at the confrontation. With no updates regarding the storyline from Rothfuss, a change was made very recently. It is because he told the public that his new book would begin with a new journey.
Expected Cast for The Doors of Stone
There has been no official information regarding the upcoming novel’s cast. However, the book is expected to have a series of funerals, as stated by the author.
The author said, in his previous novels, that “Everyone dies” and death is imperative, which occurs in accurate places. According to his statements in his earlier novels, Patrick Rothfuss’s The Doors of Stone will thrill and will be interesting for readers.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is The Doors of Stone Release Date?
However, the author has already confirmed that the third instalment of the Kingkiller Chronicles series will happen. But he hasn’t announced any date yet when it will happen.
2. Why Kingkiller Chronicles Book 3 is taking so long to Release?
According to various genuine sources, it is said that the third book is in the editing process. So the book will be released as soon as the editing is completed.
With so many clues for the readers, it is pretty evident that the third book of Patrick Rothfuss will be more exciting and thrilling than his previous works. But we have to wait a bit for the book to finish with the editing process and release. So stay tuned to Medium Buzz and be the first to know when it is coming out.