Inheritance (The Inheritance Cycle)
Not so very long ago, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders.Long months of training and battle have brought victories and hope, but they have... show more
Not so very long ago, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders.Long months of training and battle have brought victories and hope, but they have also brought heartbreaking loss. And still, the real battle lies ahead: they must confront Galbatorix. When they do, they will have to be strong enough to defeat him. And if they cannot, no one can. There will be no second chances. The Rider and his dragon have come further than anyone dared to hope. But can they topple the evil king and restore justice to Alagaësia? And if so, at what cost?This is the much-anticipated, astonishing conclusion to the worldwide bestselling Inheritance cycle.Sneak Peek at Chapter TItles from InheritanceMooneaterTo Feed a GodBlack-Shrike-Thorn-CaveA Crown of Ice and SnowA Cradle SongDancing with SwordsA Sea of NettlesNo Honor, No Glory, Only Blisters in Unfortunate PlacesThe Hall of the SoothsayerBurrow GrubsFrom the Hardcover edition.
Publish date: 2012-10-23
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 880
Edition language: English
It's better than the second book but that's not saying much. Sadly, it lacks too much to comment on. It put me to sleep, whereas all other books keep me up until the early hours of the morning.
I realised after a few chapters I was only skimming it, I wasn't able to concentrate or pay attention or anything.So I gave up. There are too many pages for too little plot. Longer novels should only be so to fit everything in, not to prattle on and bore the reader.
I've written a summary of the things that happened in the first three books here. Okay, let me rephrase that. I copypasted a timeline of the events, some other important (or less important) things and listed a few links. But I now have an idea of what happened.. It's been some time since I Brisingr,...
Non –spoilery thoughts: What a complete and utter disappointment. I really don’t know what I was expecting from this book, but it surely was not this. I am amazed I finally finished it, because it was really just that bad. I sighed every time I picked it up, and couldn’t bring myself to read more th...