• "A compelling and action-filled adventure . . . A galloping good example of its genre"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "This book is an achievement. Readers will be transported"

    The Sunday Times
  • "A portrayal of true affection between boy and dragon - Paolini writes like someone gripped by his own story"

  • "A stirring fantasy of epic proportions"

    The Bookseller
  • "Christopher has created a complex and fascinating world in this first book of his Eragon trilogy . . . Filled with history, ancient tales, magic, magical creatures, and with a superbly crafted story "Eragon" is sure to delight many lovers of fantasy tales"

    Through the Looking Glass