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Eldest

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Eldest
Title
Eldest
Statement of responsibility
by Christopher Paolini
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Language
eng
Summary
This deluxe edition of the runaway international bestseller includes:A sneak peek at Book IIIAn exclusive, full-color foldout poster of Glaedr by award-winning artist John Jude PalencarA revealing excerpt of the history of Alagaësia Never-before-seen art by the author, including an image of Brom's elf ringA complete and comprehensive list of people, places, things, and dwarf clansDarkness falls. . . . Swords clash. . . . Evil 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 Ellesméra, land of the elves, for further training in magic and swordsmanship, the vital skills of the Dragon Rider. It is the journey of a lifetime, filled with awe-inspiring new places and people, each day a fresh adventure. But chaos and betrayal plague him at every turn, and Eragon isn't sure whom he can trust.Meanwhile, his cousin Roran must fight a new battle back home in Carvahall–one that puts Eragon in even graver danger.Will the king's dark hand strangle all resistance? Eragon may not escape with even his life. . .
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Summary
After successfully evading an Urgals ambush, Eragon is adopted into the Ingeitum clan and sent to finish his training so he can further help the Varden in their struggle against the Empire
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Storyline
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Award
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2007.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2007.
  • Teen Buckeye Book Award (Ohio), 2007.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 2006.
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135164
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DLC
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Paolini, Christopher
Index
no index present
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970
Literary form
fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Inheritance cycle (Christopher Paolini)
Series volume
0002
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  • Fantasy
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Eldest
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:85751ddb-1158-4220-9a1c-7227f5a85269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375840449
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Eldest
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:85751ddb-1158-4220-9a1c-7227f5a85269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375840449
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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