Category: Christopher Paolini

Christopher Paolini like you’ve never seen him before: with a Galbatorix-style beard!

Christopher Paolini enjoys regularly keeping his fans up-to-date through his official Twitter and Facebook pages, often sharing details on his new projects and life events. Recently, Christopher decided to share photos of his newest fashion accessory with the world: his beard! The Inheritance author had been working on his beard leading up to San Diego Comic …

New interview: We talk some MAJOR post-Inheritance information with Christopher, including dragons, eggs, Angela, Tenga, Murtagh, and more!

It’s been too long since we last gave you an interview with Christopher Paolini. In fact, the last interview we released was a part of Christopher Paolini’s Featured Author Week over on our sister site, Lytherus.com, to promote the release of the Inheritance Deluxe Edition last fall. Yeah, it’s been that long… and we’re sorry! So …

Christopher Paolini gives fans a look at sketches and doodles created while writing ‘Brisingr’ — by hand!

Christopher Paolini has made no secret of the fact that he wrote much of Brisingr by hand — a impressive feat when considering the book’s task when you consider the ~250,000 words that make up the book’s 763 pages. While writing the book, the author kept the same blotting pad — a large pad used to …

Christopher Paolini to join Brandon Mull and Richard Paul Evans for ‘Beyonders’ launch event in Utah on March 15th!

Utah resident? Don’t miss your chance to meet Christopher Paolini, Brandon Mull, and Richard Paul Evans at the launch event for Mull’s latest Beyonders novel, Beyonders: Chasing the Prophecy. Christopher will be traveling in to participate in the event, which will include a signing by all attending authors, as well as skits and more! The event …

Take part in the Inheritance cycle online book signing! Purchase signed and personalized copies of your favorite books!

We’re extremely excited to launch a new event for Inheritance fans: an online Inheritance cycle book signing! With the Inheritance cycle coming to a close and Christopher Paolini’s whirlwind international book tours to promote Inheritance and the Inheritance Deluxe Edition over, we wanted to find a way to reach the thousands of fans who were unable …

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 will …

Christopher is participating in a massive fantasy photography calendar for charity — and you can score some limited edition signed loot!

Our good friend from the Inheritance Cycle Book Club podcast and Lytherus managing editor Lauren Zurchin is doing something awesome: photographing fourteen of the world’s most famous fantasy authors in custom costumes she’s creating, and putting the photos together into a fantasy calendar for charity. And, you guessed it, one of the authors for the project …

Christopher Paolini is the featured author all week long on Lytherus! New interview, guest post, giveaways and more

Christopher Paolini will be the featured author on Lytherus, Shur’tugal’s sister site for everything fantasy, science fiction, and horror, for the next week! The author will be joining the staff of Lytherus for a full line-up of new content, including a brand new interview, an exclusive guest post written by Christopher, two sets of giveaways, and …

Happy 29th birthday, Christopher!

Today marks Christopher Paolini’s 29th birthday! The author, currently traveling through Italy following a brief promotional tour for the release of the Inheritance Deluxe Edition, has been hard at work on the Inheritance cycle since the age of fifteen — fourteen years ago! While Christopher’s time with the four books making up the Inheritance cycle may …

Join Christopher Paolini for a live Twitter chat interview tonight at 8pm EST!

Christopher Paolini will be hitting the internet to host a live Twitter chat with his fans tonight using the Twitter hashtag #rhkidschat! Christopher is currently on a short tour to promote the release of the Inheritance Deluxe Edition, which hit store shelves across North America on Tuesday! The chat will last approximately one hour, so make …