Christopher Paolini had started writing at such a young age. Despite his youth, he was able to bring out an amazing masterpiece in the form of Eragon. This book series has captured the heart and interest of readers, especially at the time when the film adaptation of the first installment came out.

Author Profile

Full name: Christopher James Paolini
Birth date: November 17, 1983
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genre: Fantasy
Occupation: Author

Interesting Facts

  • Christopher Paolini promoted the release of Eragon by dressing in a medieval costume and visiting more than 135 schools and libraries.
  • The author Carl Hiaasen’s stepson found Eragon in a bookstore in 2002 and liked the book so much that Carl took it to his publisher Alfred A. Knopf. Knopf then published the second edition of Eragon in August 2003.
  • There have been special editions of Christopher Paolini’s books released that include brief histories of the fantasy worlds, posters, and excerpts.

Featured Books

Notable Characters Created

+ Eragon

+ Arya Dröttningu

+ Saphira