This deluxe edition of the spellbinding conclusion to the worldwide bestselling Inheritance cycle includes:A glimpse at life in Alagaesia after the final scene of the series Never-before-seen art by the author A new scene within the story A note to readers from the author An exclusive full-color foldout poster by award-winning artist John Jude PalencarNot so very long ago, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders. The Rider and his dragon have come farther than anyone dared to hope. But can they topple the evil king Galbatorix and restore justice to Alagaesia? And if so, at what cost?