Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3) (The Inheritance Cycle)

Christopher Paolini
OATHS SWORN . . . loyalties tested . . . forces collide.Following the colossal battle against the Empire’s warriors on the Burning Plains, Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have narrowly escaped with their lives. Still there is more at hand for the Rider and his dragon, as Eragon finds himself bound by a tangle of promises he may not be able to keep.First is Eragon’s oath to his cousin Roran: to help rescue Roran’s beloved, Katrina, from King Galbatorix’s clutches. But Eragon owes his loyalty to others, too. The Varden are in desperate need of his talents and strength—as are the elves and dwarves. When unrest claims the rebels and danger strikes from every corner, Eragon must make choices— choices that take him across the Empire and beyond, choices that may lead to unimagined sacrifice.Eragon is the greatest hope to rid the land of tyranny. Can this once-simple farm boy unite the rebel forces and defeat the king?

Reviews

Reviewed: 2020-03-26

Not as much to say about this as the first two books. It was definitely drawn out more than necessary and the swapping of perspectives became obnoxious midway through. It's as if Paolini wanted to show off his growth as a writer more than tell the story at points. Still, it was a solid read.

Reviewed: 2019-11-30
Alfred A. Knopf
Reviewed: 2018-10-06
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