• "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
  • "Bound for the bestsellers"

    Publishing News