The Resource Eragon, Christopher Paolini

Eragon, Christopher Paolini

Label
Eragon
Title
Eragon
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paolini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Alagaesia, 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
Member of
Summary
When fifteen-year-old Eragon comes to learn that he is a gifted Dragon Rider, he realizes that his destiny is to fight the evil powers that will bring complete destruction to the Empire and so leaves his quiet life as a farm boy to succeed in his one true mission in life
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2005.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2007.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2004.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 2007.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2005.
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, Junior Book, 2005.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2006.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2006.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2006.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2006.
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2008.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2004-2005.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2006.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2006.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2005.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2005.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 2006.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2005.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 2006.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2007.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120225
Cataloging source
GO3
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paolini, Christopher
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • 6-8
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.6
  • 7.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inheritance
Series volume
bk. 1
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dragons
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Eragon, Christopher Paolini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in different form: Livingston, Mont. : Paolini International LLC, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
59669443
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Knopf trade paperback edition.
Extent
503 pages
Isbn
9780375826696
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Eragon, Christopher Paolini
Publication
Note
Originally published in different form: Livingston, Mont. : Paolini International LLC, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
59669443
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Knopf trade paperback edition.
Extent
503 pages
Isbn
9780375826696
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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