How Long to Read Eragon

By Christopher Paolini

How Long Does it Take to Read Eragon?

It takes the average reader 8 hours and 51 minutes to read Eragon by Christopher Paolini

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


One boy . . . One dragon . . . A world of adventure. When Eragon finds a polished stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy; perhaps it will buy his family meat for the winter. But when the stone brings a dragon hatchling, Eragon soon realizes he has stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself. Overnight his simple life is shattered and he is thrust into a perilous new world of destiny, magic and power. With only an ancient sword and the advice of an old storyteller for guidance, Eragon and the fledgling dragon must navigate the dangerous...

How long is Eragon?

Eragon by Christopher Paolini is 517 pages long, and a total of 132,869 words.

This makes it 174% the length of the average book. It also has 162% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read Eragon Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 12 hours and 6 minutes to read Eragon aloud.

What Reading Level is Eragon?

Eragon is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

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