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Fans of Eragon, the best-selling novel by teenager Christopher Paolini, were excited to discover that the story was to be made into a movie. On December 15, Eragon opens in theaters across the country—and just in time for the holidays!

Eragon takes place in the magical land of Alagaësia, where dragons once kept the peace. After the evil King Galbatorix destroyed the land, dragons were thought to be extinct. But a brave farm boy named Eragon is about to change everything! To find out more, pick up a copy of the book or see the movie.

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