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
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Christopher Paolini (Author)
Christopher Paolini's abiding love of fantasy and science fiction inspired him to begin writing his debut novel, Eragon, when he graduated from high school at fifteen after being homeschooled all his life. Both Eragon and Eldest, the second book i...