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Eragon, Christopher Paolini

Label
Eragon
Title
Eragon
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paolini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Alagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters
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Summary
When fifteen-year-old Eragon comes to learn that he is a gifted Dragon Rider, he realizes that his destiny is to fight the evil powers that will bring complete destruction to the Empire and so leaves his quiet life as a farm boy to succeed in his one true mission in life
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2005.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2007.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2004.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 2007.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2005.
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, Junior Book, 2005.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2006.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2006.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2006.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2006.
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2008.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2004-2005.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2006.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2006.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2005.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2005.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 2006.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2005.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 2006.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2007.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120225
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Eragon (Motion picture)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paolini, Christopher
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inheritance
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Dragons
  • Magic
  • Dragons
  • Fantasy
  • Youths' writings
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Eragon, Christopher Paolini
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Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in slightly different form by Paolini International LLC in 2002"--T.p. verso
  • "This edition was originally published in slightly different form in hardcover in 2003 and subsequently in paperback in 2005 by Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers"--T.p. verso
  • "Includes 8 pages of full-color photos from the movie"--Cover p. [4]
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Knopf trade pbk. movie tie-in ed.
Extent
503 p.
Isbn
9780375840548
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006287167
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o74489356
  • (OCoLC)74489356
Label
Eragon, Christopher Paolini
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in slightly different form by Paolini International LLC in 2002"--T.p. verso
  • "This edition was originally published in slightly different form in hardcover in 2003 and subsequently in paperback in 2005 by Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers"--T.p. verso
  • "Includes 8 pages of full-color photos from the movie"--Cover p. [4]
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Knopf trade pbk. movie tie-in ed.
Extent
503 p.
Isbn
9780375840548
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006287167
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o74489356
  • (OCoLC)74489356

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