This post is sponsored by Random House Children’s Books to promote the release of Rachel Hartman’s Tess of the Road, in stores now! Women kick butt! We could end our discussion on why strong female characters matter in fantasy with this undeniable fact… but why not dissect it further? The Inheritance Cycle is filled with strong
Christopher Paolini, through his official website, recently released a new interview with Seraphina and Tess of the Road author Rachel Hartman. Paolini.net describes the interview as a conversation between the two writers who “discuss the challenges of telling and editing this particular story, the coolness of dragons, and the familial complexities explored in the pages of Rachel’s newest novel.”
It’s been a while since the last update from Christopher on the progress of his scifi novel, referred to by the author as #TSiaSoS (a code-name, not the final title!). Today, Christopher took to his official blog to discuss where things stand with the project! The biggest news is that Christopher is working on another
We're celebrating the release of Rachel Hartman's Tess of the Road with a mega-giveaway featuring the author's three books, including Seraphina and Shadow Scale, as well as an autographed copy of Christopher Paolini's Eragon!
Every fantasy world is better with dragons! Several years ago, we sat down with two mega fantasy authors who most certainly agree: Christopher Paolini (Inheritance Cycle) and Rachel Hartman (Seraphina, Shadow Scale, Tess of the Road). The two dragon masters expertly weave tales of dragons, politics, and the plights of fantasy in the worlds of
We’re always on the hunt for new books to read while we (im)patiently wait for Book 5… and we’re happy to report that we’ve found another great dragon adventure! Rachel Hartman’s Goredd, explored in her Seraphina duology and now in her latest book, Tess of the Road, is a compelling fantasy universe filled with dragons, adventures, political intrigue,
Tess of the Road, the latest dragon-centric release from Seraphina author Rachel Hartman, is one of our new favorite books – and we think every Inheritance Cycle fan should dig in! Tess of the Road is a fantasy book that captured my heart from the first pages of the prologue. At its core, the story
To celebrate the most love-filled holiday of the year, we’re looking back to a relationship many of wish had happened… but ultimately didn’t: Eragon and Arya! It was the big question throughout the series, and a large focus for fans in the lead-up to Inheritance. Would our fan-favorite couple and two of the series’ lead
Together with a talented fan and a local blacksmith, Christopher Paolini fulfilled the unique request of one Make-a-Wish recipient: to own a replica of Angela's sword, Tinkledeath (Albitr), and a recreation of the enchanted necklace worn by Eragon!
One dedicated fan managed to bring Alagaësia to the real world by forging his very own replica of Eragon’s sword, Brisingr! Order now from the Shur’tugal Shop! Over the course of two months, Inheritance Cycle mega-fan Dawson Berdan commissioned RyanSword, a Chinese sword replica company, to forge a real-life Brisingr! The process was relatively straightforward: