The Inheritance Almanac

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The Inheritance Almanac

An A-To-Z Guide to the World of Eragon

By Michael MacAuley; Mark Cotta Vaz

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780375864933, 216pp.

Publication Date: October 26, 2010

Christopher Paolini's world of AlagaEsia is a magical land, full of mysterious people, objects, and places-one that has captivated millions of fans across the globe. Now, with the "Inheritance Fan Book," those fans have a resource in the form of an A-to-Z almanac, where they can find everything they ever wanted to know about this fascinating world. From Arya to Zar'roc, this is an exhaustive encyclopedia about the land of the Inheritance cycle that also offers little-known facts gleaned from dozens of interviews with Christopher Paolini.
Did you know . . .
-that Helgrind, the den of the Raz'ac, is based on a real rock formation?
-that Saphira's blue-tinted vision was inspired by Paolini's own color blindness?
-that the Broddrings are the original humans who traveled to AlagaEsia with King Palancar?
A must-have book for every Inheritance fan

"From the Trade Paperback edition.

About the Author

Mark Cotta Vaz is the author of The Art of The Polar Express and The Art of The Incredibles. He lives in northern California.