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Forces collide in Book III of the phenomenally successful Inheritance Cycle. Eragon represents the greatest hope for a better Alagaesia. Can this once simple farm boy rise to become a leader who can un...

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Characters, the tale, the action, Paolini's care a...

It dragged a lot in parts

The third book in Christopher Paolini's Inheritance cycle was supposed to be the third and final installment of a trilogy. However, the author soon realised that to condense what was left of the tale into one book would not have been possible, and thus extended it to four books. Brisingr is the...

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Great imaginative world, good characters and descr...

Plot a bit muddled, some disapppointing anticlimax...

Brisingr is the third of four in the Inheritance Cycle, a series currently being written by Christopher Paolini. Intro Eragon, the main character in the series, and name of the first book, came into being when Christopher Paolini started to write the novel aged 15, after completing his high...

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Excellent

an intriguing and exciting fantasy!

drags on a bit, and i have to wait for the fourth!

Following the great battle and Murtagh's untimely reappearance, Eragon and Saphira have many promises to fulfill. Most importantly is to Roran, to find and slay the Ra'zac and avenge his uncle and Roran's father's death. The story opens in Helgrind, as the cousins journey to fulfill the quest...

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Satisfactory

Easy to read

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"Brisingr" means 'fire' in the ancient language of the world Paolini has created; unfortunately, 'fire' is exactly what this story lacks. In fact, it plods. Conversations are followed by internal moralising (of a very limited nature) which is followed by some political debate (ie. more...

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Excellent

“Brisingr”

published 15/10/2008

Compelling, dramatic, exciting fantasy

I have to wait to find out the ending!

Following the great battle and Murtagh's untimely reappearance, Eragon and Saphira have many promises to fulfill. Most importantly is to Roran, to find and slay the Ra'zac and avenge his uncle and Roran's father's death. The story opens in Helgrind, as the cousins journey to fulfill the quest...

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Excellent

Exciting from the first page, explains a lot about...

Ends abruptly, have to have read the first 2 books...

"Brisingr" by Christopher Paolini is a very exciting book, and is the 3rd book in the Inheritance series. The main character of this book, and the series, is Eragon, a young farm boy who becomes a legendary, heroic Dragon Rider. With his dragon, Saphira, they travel across the land of Alagesia...

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Excellent

“Brisingr Book Review”

published 12/01/2009

awesome storyline

lengthy

Brisingr is the third novel in the highly acclaimed Inheritance Cycle of books written by the young author Christopher Paolini. Although this was supposed to be the last book, it did come as a shock for all fans to know that there will be another book in the series and that the Inheritance...

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Excellent

“Brisingr Review”

published 03/10/2009

Brilliant story again, great re-read value.

I can't really think of any. It's a little long bu...

Brisingr is definately the best book in the Inheritance cycle to be released yet. Story - ***** Probably the best book in the series yet (still waiting on the final book to be released). There's not much to say other than wow. It's just that good. It has a great start, just like in Eldest...

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