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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
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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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paolini, Christopher
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
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
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on lining papers and in beginning of book
  • Pronunciation guide and Glossary (p. 501-505)
  • Deluxe ed. 513 p., foldout map, new art by the author, expanded language guide, excerpt from book 2
  • "Originally published in slightly different form by Paolini International LLC in 2002"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780375826696
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003047481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 1 donated by Barbara Pabst.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52251450
  • (OCoLC)52251450
Label
Eragon, Christopher Paolini
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on lining papers and in beginning of book
  • Pronunciation guide and Glossary (p. 501-505)
  • Deluxe ed. 513 p., foldout map, new art by the author, expanded language guide, excerpt from book 2
  • "Originally published in slightly different form by Paolini International LLC in 2002"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780375826696
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003047481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 1 donated by Barbara Pabst.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52251450
  • (OCoLC)52251450

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