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

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

    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