Inheritance is the fourth book in the Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini. It follows Eragon as he continues his journey to find a way to defeat Galbatorix and restore peace to Alagaësia.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for children who are interested in magical worlds, dragons, and adventure.
- The story is exciting and well-paced
- The characters are likable and believable
- The worldbuilding is rich and detailed
- The narrator changes in the middle of the book
- It is very long, and could have been edited down a bit
- The ending feels rushed
Learn more about the author
Christopher Paolini was born on November 17, 1983 in Southern California. Inheritance is his first book and the fourth book in the Inheritance Cycle, which also includes Eragon, Eldest, and Brisingr.
“Christopher Paolini has done it again! Inheritance is an amazing book that all ages will enjoy. It’s a wonderful end to the epic story of Eragon and his dragon Saphira.”
“Christopher Paolini’s Inheritance Cycle is one of the great modern fantasies, and its finale does not disappoint. Brilliantly plotted and expertly written, with a cast of unforgettable characters-including some who only appear in this fourth book-Inheritance is an unabashed triumph.”
“Paolini definitely delivers in the fourth and final installment of his Inheritance Cycle. […] If you’re looking for an epic, satisfying conclusion to a great series, then don’t miss out on Inheritance.”
“The Inheritance Cycle is one of the best fantasies I’ve ever read, and this fourth book doesn’t disappoint! Eragon faces more difficult challenges than ever before as he strives to end Galbatorix’s reign. Christopher Paolini’s writing shines through with vivid descriptions and an epic plot that will keep you hooked until the very end.”