11/07/2011 10:42 am ET | Updated Jan 07, 2012

Is 'Inheritance' The Most Popular Book Since Harry Potter?

He treated himself to a collectors' piece blade made of legendary Damascus steel after finishing his latest book because "every fantasy author deserves to have a good sword". But Christopher Paolini will not need to battle for sales when the final book in his popular Inheritance cycle hits the shelves on Tuesday.


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