Lytherus.com, sister website of Shur’tugal, has officially released part one of our interview with Christopher Paolini! We sat down for an extensive and exclusive interview with Inheritance Cycle author Christopher Paolini for his first fan-oriented interview since announcing the title and release date of the hugely-anticipated INHERITANCE (Book 4). The first part of our interview
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Random House has released two new “quick clips” of Christopher Paolini answering several fan questions! The clips were originally released to Facebook, though we have them in high-def here on Shur’tugal. The questions tackled include whether or not Nasuada will learn to use magic, how he visualizes his characters, his inspiration for Eragon, and more!
Christopher Paolini has just sent out another Alagaesia Newsletter alerting fans to the release of a new podcast featuring him and George R. R. Martin! In the podcast, the fantasy authors discuss topics in their fantasy work ranging from magic to dragons to the writing process. The podcast was recorded in late July during Comic-Con
The Paolini family has asked us to pass along some information to Shur’tugal’s international fan community regarding Christopher’s tour stops following the release of Inheritance (Book 4): Christopher will be going to many places around the world. Those events and locations will be announced as it gets put together and announced by Random House. Fans
Random House Children’s Books UK has announced that Christopher Paolini will be touring the United Kingdom prior to the release of Inheritance, the final book in the Inheritance cycle. Christopher’s tour will include stops at the Telegraph Bath Children’s Books Festival and Fantasy Con in Brighton, as well as events and signings with Waterstone’s, Forbidden
Random House has sent us an official video of Christopher Paolini writing the final words of Inheritance (Book 4) — “THE END”, in case you were wondering — and follows the author as he packs his massive manuscript into a suitcase and officially delivers the completed manuscript to his editor Michelle Frey at the Random
Book Expo America 2011 was quite the hot ticket for fantasy, scifi, and horror fans, as this year’s convention was seemingly hijacked by authors writing in those genres. Shur’tugal and its sister-site Lytherus were on hand for all three days covering the latest news, authors, books, and buzz from the show floor. We also covered
Book Expo America went out with a bang: Christopher Paolini was honored with a Guinness World Record during the final day of BEA 2011! Shur’tugal and Lytherus staffers were on hand to cover the event, which included brief speeches from both the Guinness World Records’ presenter. We also returned with pictures from the presentation and
Christopher Paolini’s public question and answer session, revealing of a new and exclusive excerpt from Book 4, and public book signing all happen today starting at 5pm EST. We’ll be covering the entire event live, blogging the exclusives about his Q&A, reading, and signing! Continue reading for our live updates!
Book Expo America is known for its free books, cluster of publishers and authors galore. But one of the most exciting elements of the convention is largely unknown: publishers can throw some truly unique after-parties for their authors, accounts, and media. It’s a great time to mingle with colleagues, authors, and the people responsible for