Title Profile & Character Information

Eragon

Annotation
In Aagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters.

Awards
2004  Book Sense Book of the Year
2005  Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award
2005  Beehive Young Adults' Book Award
2005  Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award
2006  Nene Award
2006  Golden Archer Award (Wisconsin)
2006  SCASL Book Award (South Carolina)
2006  Volunteer State Book Award
2005  Colorado Children's Book Award
2006  Young Reader's Choice Award
2006  Evergreen Young Adult Book Award
2006  Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award
2006  Sequoyah Book Award
2007  Bilby (Books I Love Best Yearly) Award
2007-2008  Iowa Teen Award

Characters
NameEragon
GenderMale
TraitPeasant

NameSaphira
GenderFemale
TraitDragon

NameBrom
GenderMale
OccupationStoryteller

NameKing Galbatorix
GenderMale
TraitEvil

GenreFiction
Fantasy
    --Sword and sorcery
    --Quest
Adventure
Coming of age
TopicsDragons
Destiny
Life changes
Heritage
Personal growth
Threat of war
Power struggles
Alliances
Revenge
Magic weapons
Good vs. evil
SettingAlagaesia


Series
  Inheritance trilogy
1Eragon
2The Eldest
3Brisingr
  The Inheritance cycle
1Eragon
2Eldest
3Brisingr
4Inheritance