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Author Christopher Paolini
Illustrator John Jude Palencar
Cover artist John Jude Palencar
Country United States
Language English
Series Inheritance Cycle
Genre Young adult literature, High Fantasy
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Publication date
September 20, 2008[1]
Media type Print (Hardcover and Paperback) and audio-CD
Pages 748[2]
Preceded by Eldest
Followed by Inheritance

Brisingr or The Seven Promises of Eragon Shadeslayer and Saphira Bjartskular is the third book of the Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini. It comes after the books Eragon and Eldest. It was released on September 20, 2008. The title means "fire" in the fictional Ancient Language of Alagaesia.

The book sold 550,000 copies on its first day of sale, the most ever for a Random House Children's Book.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Press release (January 16, 2008). Random House Accessed 2008-01-16.
  2. Brisingr (Inheritance, Book 3). Accessed 2009-09-09.
  3. Diane Roback (September 23, 2008). 'Brisingr' Breaks Random House Children's Record. Publisher's Weekly. Accessed 2008-09-23.

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