Christopher Paolini Archive

NaNoWriMo: Christopher Paolini’s advice on plotting your story and worldbuilding

Aspiring writers and NaNoWriMo participants: facing the daunting task of worldbuilding and plotting out yourstory? Christopher Paolini has come to the rescue with advice on these topics! For those looking for a place to start, an essay written by Christopher Paolini for our sister site sheds light on the importance of worldbuilding as a core

Three books Christopher Paolini recommends reading to get hyped for his upcoming sci-fi novel!

Christopher Paolini’s upcoming scifi novel is fast approaching! The author is wrapping up his final edits and has sent the completed manuscript to his agent, who loved it. The author will now work with a publisher to get the book to fans as soon as possible. What should we do in the meantime? Well, Christopher

Catch up on Christopher’s answers from his recent Reddit “Ask Me Anything,” part four!

In the fourth part of our five-part Reddit AMA recap, Christopher discusses the power of true names, Eragon’s gold flower appearing in the future, Angela’s backstory in Book 5, progress editing his sci-fi novel, and much more! Last month, Christopher took to the popular internet community Reddit to host an AMA, or “Ask Me Anything,” allowing

Catch up on Christopher’s answers from his recent Reddit “Ask Me Anything,” part three!

In the third part of our five-part Reddit AMA recap, Christopher reveals plans for a future Alagaësia story following Angela, deleted Eragon/Arya romance scenes, his ideal involvement in an Eragon movie reboot, when he wants to tackle Book V, and much more! Earlier this week, Christopher took to the popular internet community Reddit to host