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Inheritance by Christopher Paolini
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Inheritance (2011)

by Christopher Paolini

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Series: The Inheritance Cycle (4)

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After quite a while waiting, I was looking forward to the end of this series. However, I was very disappointed by what turned out to be a boring and predictable book. ( )
  piersanti | Sep 28, 2014 |
It was a good conclusion to the series. It was as I had come to expect from Paolini. But now I'm sad that I will never get to read this series again for the first time.

As a fan of the series, the ending was okay. While it fit with the series as a whole, there are some things I wish didn't happen or had happened differently. However, I understand why they did end the way they did. ( )
  forsakenfates | Sep 21, 2014 |
Liked it. ( )
  Platicorn | Sep 6, 2014 |
Amazing! ( )
  meggarrett0609 | Aug 6, 2014 |
Inheritance is the conclusion to the incredible "Eragon" franchise. It's vivid detail and incredibly well thought out plot made this book incredible. In it, the rebellion, the Varden, has finnaly began siegeing and conquering the Empire's land. To overthrow the evil king, Galbatorix. Eragon and Saphira have a tough challenge ahead of them. THey will only face harder and harder challenges and face even more and terrifying enemies. But what will the end of them symbolize? A new and unified Alagaesia? Or with them trapped in the control of Galbatorix?
  br14aldi | Jun 13, 2014 |
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Paolini, Christopherprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Doyle, GerardNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Palencar, John JudeCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Proietti, MichelaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Scotto Di Santillo, Maria ConcettaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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As always, this book is for my family. And also for the dreamers of dreams: the many artists, musicians and storytellers who have made this journey possible.
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The dragon Saphira roared, and the soldiers before her quailed.
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Not so very long ago, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders.

Long months of training and battle have brought victories and hope, but they have also brought heartbreaking loss. And still, the real battle lies ahead: they must confront Galbatorix. When they do, they will have to be strong enough to defeat him. And if they cannot, no one can. There will be no second chances.

The Rider and his dragon have come further than anyone dared to hope. But can they topple the evil king and restore justice to Alagaësia? And if so, at what cost?

This is the much-anticipated, astonishing conclusion to the worldwide bestselling Inheritance cycle.
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The young Dragon Rider Eragon must finally confront the evil king Galbatorix to free Alagaesia from his rule once and for all.

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