Kira Navárez dreamed of finding life on new worlds. Now she has awakened a nightmare.
While exploring a distant planet, she discovers an alien relic that thrusts her into an epic journey of transformation and discovery. Her odyssey will carry her to the far reaches of the galaxy. Earth and her colonies are on the brink of annihilation.
The will to survive.
The hope of humanity.
“Paolini is a spellbinding fantasy writer.”
―The Boston Globe
“A breathtaking and unheard-of success.”
―USA Today on Christopher Paolini
“Christopher Paolini is a true rarity.”
―The Washington Post
“Christopher Paolini make[s] literary magic.”