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Eldest: Inheritance, Book II

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Christopher Paolini

Narrated By: Gerard Doyle

Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)

Date: April 2006

Duration: 23 hours 34 minutes

Summary:

Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.Darkness fallsdespair aboundsevil 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 the skills of the Dragon Rider: magic and swordsmanship. Soon he is on the journey of a lifetime, his eyes open to awe-inspring new places and people, his days filled with fresh adventure. But chaos and betrayal plague him at every turn, and nothing is what it seems. Before long, Eragon doesnt know whom he can trust.

Meanwhile, his cousin Roran must fight a new battle - one that might put Eragon in even graver danger.

Will the kings dark hand strangle all resistance? Eragon may not escape with even his life. . . .


Praise for Eragon:
"Unusual, powerful . . . fresh and fluid. An impressive start to a writing career thats sure to flourish." - Booklist, Starred
"Christopher Paolini make[s] literary magic with his precocious debut." - People
"The new ‘It book of childrens lit." - U.S. News & World Report
"An auspicious beginning to both career and series." - Publishers Weekly

A #1 New York Times Bestseller
A #1 Publishers Weekly Bestseller
A USA Today Bestseller
A Wall Street Journal Bestseller
A Book Sense Book of the Year
A #1 Book Sense SelectionFrom the Hardcover edition.

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  • Joseph S

    This series just keeps getting better!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Jessica Bonikowske

    Love these inheritance cycle books. App works great. Never have any issues.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Anonymous

    I've read all in this series enjoyed them very much it was nice listening to the audio version. The narrator was ok didn't like some of the voices for the characters especially the dragons overall very enjoyable

  • kaleb ramseier

    Amazing book! I've read them all before. The narrator is horrible but you get used to it after a while.

  • Tiffany Phillips

    Narrator maintains good character voices throughout the story, which aids in maintaining the listeners emotion to the characters. Great story.

  • Derek Murray

    The narrator is terrible but if you can get past it the book is amazing.

  • Kirk Robey

    Brilliant book well worth a listen very much enjoyed

  • ROY KEACH

    I love the series it is my second favorite series Harry Potter, the Inheritance Series, Lord of the Rings, and the Xanth series are my favorites work in order.

  • Tammie Curry

    just download about 3 days ago so far so good... thank you

  • Jayson Westberry

    love it, can really sit back and get into the story!!!!