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Author(s): Christopher Paolini
Series: Inheritance Cycle Series No: 2
Original Publish Date: Aug 23, 2005
Product Number: EB00160376
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780375837531
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Don't miss the latest book from the author of Eragon, The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm: Tales from Alagaesia! 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. Darkness fallsdespair aboundsevil reigns Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ruler of the Empire. Now Eragon must travel to Ellesmera, land of the elves, for further training in the skills of the Dragon Rider: magic and swordsmanship. Soon he is on the journey of a lifetime, his eyes open to awe-inspring new places and people, his days filled with fresh adventure. But chaos and betrayal plague him at every turn, and nothing is what it seems. Before long, Eragon doesn't know whom he can trust. Meanwhile, his cousin Roran must fight a new battle–one that might put Eragon in even graver danger. Will the king's dark hand strangle all resistance? Eragon may not escape with even his life. . . . Praise for Eragon: "Unusual, powerful . . . fresh and fluid. An impressive start to a writing career that's sure to flourish." –Booklist, Starred "Christopher Paolini make[s] literary magic with his precocious debut." –People "The new 'It' book of children's lit." –U.S. News & World Report "An auspicious beginning to both career and series." –Publishers Weekly A #1 New York Times Bestseller A #1 Publishers Weekly Bestseller A USA Today Bestseller A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A Book Sense Book of the Year A #1 Book Sense Selection

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CD
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Author(s): Christopher Paolini
Narrator(s): Gerard Doyle
Series:
Product Number CB308
Released: Nov 28, 2005
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780307280725
eAudio
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Author(s): Christopher Paolini
Narrator(s): Gerard Doyle
Series:
Product Number Z100026455
Released: Oct 17, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780739353325
eBook
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Author(s): Christopher Paolini
Series:
Product Number EB00160377
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780375840449

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