Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, theáNew York Timesábestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragonáhas sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.
Fifteen-year-old Eragon believes that he is merely a poor farm boy--until his destiny as a Dragon Rider is revealed. Gifted with only an ancient sword, a loyal dragon, and sage advice from an old storyteller, Eragon is soon swept into a dangerous tapestry of magic, glory, and power. Now his choices could save--or destroy--the Empire.
"An authentic work of great talent."--The New York Times Book Review
"Christopher Paolini make[s] literary magic with his precocious debut."--People
"Unusual, powerful, fresh, and fluid."--Booklist, Starred
"An auspicious beginning to both career and series." --Publishers Weekly
A New York Times Bestseller
A USA Today Bestseller
A Wall Street Journal Bestseller
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911User Review - patties911 - Overstock.com
A wonderful first novel from a young author that I hope we hear from for years to come. Paolini has created a very detailed world with fantasy creatures that are reminiscent of J.R.R. Tolkiens middle ... Read full review
Review: Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle #1)User Review - Swankivy - Goodreads
A short (and somewhat sarcastic) summary: Main character = Eragon, mysteeeeerious boy-child left with his aunt and uncle by wandering mother, father unknown. Boy finds mysteeeeerious stone. Turns out ... Read full review
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