Eragon Archive

Celebrate ‘ERAGON’ day! Today marks the book’s 11th anniversary!

It’s hard to believe that today marks eleven years since the release of Eragon! That’s over a decade of dragons. Last year, a special 10th anniversary collector’s edition of Eragon was released to celebrate the book’s milestone. The book, which is still available, features a faux textured blue leather cover and binding complete with a

Christopher Paolini announces a new 10th anniversary edition of Eragon, set to feature new artwork

Christopher Paolini took to Twitter to announce that he’s started work on his contribution to what will become the 10th anniversary edition of Eragon! Eragon was first published by Random House Children’s Books in 2003 after the rights were purchased from the Paolini family, retiring their self-published edition. Christopher shared that six illustrations in total

Higher-res version of Christopher’s “end of Inheritance” drawing, plus another drawing from the author!

You asked and we (with the help of Christopher) have delivered: Christopher has generously provided us with a high quality photo of his end-of-Inheritance sketch, posted yesterday, which depicts the final scene in the Inheritance cycle. We encourage you to check out the full post from yesterday for context on the drawing’s creation. Click the

Christopher Paolini shares beautiful hand-drawn depiction of the final scene in Inheritance

Christopher Paolini recently showcased his art skills in several drawings included in the Deluxe Edition of Inheritance, which released in North America at the end of October. The author, who is on currently traveling through Italy following a brief promotional tour to promote the Deluxe Edition, took to Twitter to share his latest sketch –