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Christopher Paolini

Auteur van Eragon

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Christopher Paolini was born in Southern California on November 17, 1983, but grew up primarily in Paradise Valley, Montana. He was home schooled and at the age of 15, graduated from high school through an accredited correspondence course at American School in Chicago, Illinois. He decided to write toon meer a book and after three years of writing and editing, Eragon was self-published in 2001. The Paolini family spent the following year promoting the book themselves by giving presentations to the local library and high school and then eventually branching out to libraries, bookstores, and schools across the United States. After his step-son read a copy of the book, author Carl Hiaasen brought Eragon to the attention of publisher Alfred A. Knopf, who acquired the rights to publish Eragon and the rest of the Inheritance Cycle in 2003. The other books in the cycle include Eldest, Brisingr, and Inheritance. Eragon was made into a movie in December 2006. (Bowker Author Biography) toon minder
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Eragon (2002) 32,296 exemplaren
Oudste (2005) 21,903 exemplaren
Brisingr (2008) 16,157 exemplaren
Erfenis (2011) 9,350 exemplaren
To Sleep in a Sea of Stars (2020) 2,204 exemplaren
Eragon / Eldest (1843) 1,101 exemplaren
The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm (2018) 1,030 exemplaren
Eragon / Eldest / Brisingr (2008) 887 exemplaren
Murtagh (2023) 641 exemplaren
Fractal Noise (2023) 303 exemplaren
Eragons gids tot Alagaësia (2009) 280 exemplaren

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Officiële naam
Paolini, Christopher James
Geboortedatum
1983-11-17
Geslacht
male
Nationaliteit
USA
Geboorteplaats
Los Angeles, California, USA
Woonplaatsen
California, USA
Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Paradise Valley, Montana, USA
Opleiding
homeschooled (American School of Correspondence)
Beroepen
novelist
Relaties
Paolini, Kenneth (father)
Hodgkinson, Talita (mother)
Paolini, Angela (sister)
Korte biografie
Paolini was raised in the Paradise Valley, Montana area. His family members include his parents, Kenneth Paolini and Talita Hodgkinson, and his sister, Angela Paolini. Home schooled for the duration of his education, Paolini graduated from high school at the age of 15 through a set of accredited correspondence courses from American School in Chicago, Illinois. Following graduation, he started his work on what would become the novel Eragon and its sequel Eldest, both set in the kingdom of Alagaësia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christop...

Christopher James Paolini (born November 17, 1983) is an American author. He is best known for The Inheritance Cycle, which consists of the books Eragon, Eldest, Brisingr, Inheritance, and the follow up short story collection The Fork, the Witch and the Worm. His first science fiction novel, To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, will be published on September 15, 2020. He lives in Paradise Valley, Montana, where he wrote his first book.

Following his high school graduation, he started his work on what would become the novel Eragon, the first of a four-book series set in the mythical land of Alagaësia.

In 2002, Eragon was published for the first time by Paolini International LLC, Paolini's parents' publishing company. To promote the book, Paolini toured over 135 schools and libraries, discussing reading and writing, all the while dressed in "a medieval costume of red shirt, billowy black pants, lace-up boots, and a jaunty black cap." He drew the cover art for the first edition of Eragon, which featured Saphira's eye, along with the maps on the inside covers of his books.

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in het algemeen niet slcht maar kon korter
 
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verdonv | 165 andere besprekingen | Apr 8, 2016 |
dit boek is vergelijkbaar met het 2de boek. Er is wel iets meer actie in dit boek. Leuk om te lezen.
 
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verdonv | 235 andere besprekingen | Mar 22, 2016 |
Vlot geschreven en ik kan mij alles voorstellen alsof ik het heb zien gebeuren in plaats van het enkel gelezen te hebben.
 
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verdonv | 639 andere besprekingen | Mar 16, 2016 |
Het 2de boek gaat meer over training en reizen, hierdoor heeft dit 1 ster minder dan het 1ste boek. Voor de rest vind ik het een heel leuk boek om te lezen.
 
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verdonv | 290 andere besprekingen | Mar 16, 2016 |

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Ook door
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Leden
87,530
Populariteit
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Waardering
3.8
Besprekingen
1,486
ISBNs
750
Talen
30
Favoriet
201

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