Darkness falls ...Despair abounds ...Evil reigns ...Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty ...Show synopsisDarkness falls ...Despair abounds ...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 Ellesmera, 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 ...This book includes an exclusive extract from book three in the series!Hide synopsis
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.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.Hide
I enjoyed this book quite a bit. I was eager to finish it and start the next. These books are considered "Young Adult", but they are for all ages. I hope that Christopher Paolini continues to write more of Eragon and Saphira.
This book was SO good that i might have to buy one for all of my friends for gifts. I was really impressed with its detail and ingenuity. I thought that it was almost bettert then Eragon (the first book). I was so enthralled that I am am barely able to wait until the next book comes out in September 2008. I recommend this book to anyone and everyone!
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