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Inheritance Cycle, Book 1 · Inheritance Cycle

by Christopher Paolini


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Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has 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
A Book Sense Bestseller
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Publication Details

Random House Children's Books
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication Date:
Inheritance Cycle
Available in:
United States, Singapore, Canada, Australia, Ireland, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Venezuela, Qatar, Egypt, Hong Kong, Oman, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Lebanon, China, Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Thailand, Tunisia


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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...

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