We are very excited to talk about Murtagh! A New Book in the World of Eragon Announced!
Fans of the Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini have something exciting to look forward to this year, as the author has announced a new book in the series titled Murtagh This direct sequel to the original four books and The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm is set roughly one year after the events of Inheritance. You can pre-order the book now, and it will be available on November 7th, 2023.
Paolini has been teasing this announcement on social media for over a week, building up excitement among the fans. He has also revealed that he has poured his heart and soul into this book, and it is everything that readers new and old alike have been waiting for.
The announcement of Murtagh is not the only good news for fans. This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the hardcover release of Eragon, the first book in the Inheritance Cycle. To celebrate this milestone, Paolini is releasing Eragon: The Illustrated Edition on November 7th, 2023. This special edition will feature brand-new, full-color illustrations by fantasy artist Sidharth Chaturvedi.
In addition to the new book and special edition release, newly packaged paperback editions of the Inheritance Cycle will be available on April 25, 2023. These editions will include an excerpt of Murtagh, as well as bonus in-world content.
For those unfamiliar with the Inheritance Cycle, it is a four-book fantasy series that follows the adventures of a young farm boy named Eragon and his dragon Saphira, as they battle against an evil king and his army. The series is known for its intricate world-building, complex characters, and thrilling action sequences.
The Inheritance Cycle has been well-received by readers and critics alike, with praise for its richly imagined world and compelling story. The series has sold over 35 million copies worldwide and has been translated into more than 50 languages.
The announcement of Murtagh is a thrilling piece of news for fans of the Inheritance Cycle. With its release set for later this year, readers can look forward to returning to the world of Alagaësia and experiencing the next chapter in the epic saga. And for those who have yet to discover this series, there’s never been a better time to dive into the world of Eragon and Saphira.