Category: Christopher Paolini

Two dragon-filled fantasy worlds collide in this interview with Christopher Paolini and Rachel Hartman

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 Alagaësia …

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 of …

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 readers …