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[ Pdf Eragon Æ theosophy PDF ] by Christopher Paolini ↠´ seriously, Ben Why have you not read this sooner This beast has been sat on your TBR pile for years What is wrong with you Was little Ben intimidated by the size I FINALLY read THIS BOOKand breathI honestly think this is one of the best fantasy YA stories Such a classic Eragon YOU ARE MIGHTY FINEEEEEEE Two or three years ago, everywhere I went there was some display attempting to sell me Eragon, by Christopher Paolini It was obviously a bad book without opening the cover the back cover carries a quote from the book, and an endorsement by Anne McCaffrey, and I m pretty sure I could get that woman to supply a blurb for a double mint wrapper to the effect of I couldn t put it down An author to watch for The quote is Wind howled through the night, carrying a scent that would change the world Please note, the author has just claimed that the world is going to be changed by a smell Which would actually be an interesting book, sadly, not this one I know this, because that quote is the first sentence of the book, and what the author means is One BoyOne DragonA World Of Adventure When Eragon Finds A Polished Blue Stone In The Forest, He Thinks It Is The Lucky Discovery Of A Poor Farm Boy Perhaps It Will Buy His Family Meat For The Winter But When The Stone Brings A Dragon Hatchling, Eragon Soon Realizes He Has Stumbled Upon A Legacy Nearly As Old As The Empire Itself Overnight His Simple Life Is Shattered, And He Is Thrust Into A Perilous New World Of Destiny, Magic, And Power With Only An Ancient Sword And Tge Advice Of An Old Storyteller For Guidance, Eragon And The Fledgling Dragon Must Navigate The Dangerous Terrain And Dark Enemies Of An Empire Ruled By A King Whose Evil Knows No Bounds Can Eragon Take Up The Mantle Of The Legendary Dragon Riders The Fate Of The Empire May Rest In His Hands Here is a short list of things I findenjoyable than reading Eragon Why does this book read like it was written by a fantasy obsessed 15 year old Oh, nevermind Is THAT why is has EVERY single one moth eaten fantasy clich It s like Paolini actually, in all seriousness, used Diana Wynne Jones humorous The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a real technical manual on how to create the Eragon universe And the proud parents of a budding new Tolkien , instead of proudly allowing him to read it out loud at family gatherings, decided to publish it and unleash it upon the world.
LEFT the ride that this story promises to take you on RIGHT what you actually get The only way to actually enjoy Eragon is if you have never encountered a single fantasy related story in your life and that includes Star Wars , by the way Let s have a roll call for the clich Before we get started Please,please do not judge a book by its movie I read Eragon for the first time when I was 15 years old.
I ve re read it 5 times since I didn t own many books back then so after I took advantage of my neighbor s and my cousin s library,I kept re reading my poor collection and every time I loved it just the same,because it was the book that introduced me to the world of fantasy The story When I got this beauty in my hands,I thought that Eragon was the dragon laugh all you want,I deserve it.
But it turns out Eragon is the teenage boy who finds the dragon named Saphira and together they are the only ones who can fight the powerful and corrupted tyrant Galbatorix.
With an old storyteller as his mentor,Eragon travels in Alagaesia,finds dwarves and elves and rebels and embraces his heritage and his r I LOVE the Inheritance books I had never heard of Christopher Paolini before, and was walking through Barnes and Noble when I saw this book on the end display What caught my eye was the dragon on the front cover I love dragons, and my artistic eye was captivated by the artwork This is a great fiction adventure fantasy novel Anyone who is a Lord of the Rings would truly have an appreciation for this book I was hooked from the moment I picked up this book and began reading The story begins with a young farm boy, named Eragon, from a small village While hunting in the wilderness in search of food for their family, Eragon comes across a rare stone which is later revealed to be a dragon egg He takes it home with him and to his suprise the egg hatches and out comes Saphira The two are instantly connected as a Dragon and Rider making them inseparable Once Sap EDIT Re wrote fixed up this review on 8 21 2012 to reflect my changes as a critiquer reviewerRight so I ll just say it I hate Paolini s work To my very core I don t really think it s so much the he stole from Tolkien Lucas Gandhi God my dog.
, though whoever may say this has a point Even though he blatantly took ideas from pioneers in their respective fields, that isn t what bothers me the most.
When I was fourteen, I admired him out of mere jealously I was absolutely green with envy that he could publish a book at age fifteen and receive any kind of acclaim But in retrospect and nearly vomiting as I attempted to get through a chapter of Eldest, which I failed at miserably , I realized that I had no reason to envy Paolini at all He doesn t know how to write String together a vague semblance of a story Possibly But at the end of the day, the desc
Age of the readers and how well acquainted they are with the high fantasy genre seriously need to be considered here.
I don t think I need to say a lot on my review on this, Eragon is a very popular book and it s been quite mixed received, to say the least The majority of love and dislike usually depends on when did you read the book for the first time If you were still a child or teenager, and haven t read a lot or any high fantasy books yet, you ll probably love this Unfortunately, I m reading this for the first time as an adult who s already well acquainted with the genre.
Anyone who has read or watched Lord of the Rings or Star Wars pretty much has read this book, Eragon almost a straight copy of these franchises with different names and terminologies And that s okay, especial I cannot adequately express my complete and utter loathing for this book I was working at a library during the time that this book was being published and had access to a galley of the novel I did finish it, but only so I could know entirely how much Christopher Paolini the supposed 16 year old author genius had plagiarized J.
R Tolkien s Lord of The Rings trilogy If you are not familiar with the Inheritance books, allow me to inform you Lord of the Rings TrilogyEragon TrilogyLord of the Rings a main character AragornEragon main charactor EragonLord of the Rings Aragorn s love interest is Arwen the daughter of an elf king Eragon Eragon s love interest is Arya the daughter of an elf king Lord of the Rings bad flying things are RingwraithsEragon bad flying things are Ra zacLord of the Rings there is a big fight in the troll
, c Paolini also resembles other fantasy authors by denying that he is a fantasy author, instead imagining that he is a great literary talent In his own wordsIn my writing, I strive for a lyrical beauty somewhere between Tolkien at his best