What Fablehaven character was named after one of Brandon’s ancestors?

Patton Burgess was named after Patton Mull, an ancestor of Brandon’s.

What is Brandon’s favorite color?

Blue (most of the time).

What is the farthest Brandon Mull traveled to promote the Fablehaven series?

Brandon traveled to Singapore on a recent book tour: 8,856 miles from Utah.

What’s the farthest country where Fablehaven is a bestseller?


How many foreign publishers have published Fablehaven?

Fablehaven is published in more than 30 foreign languages.

How long did it take Brandon to write Fablehaven, book one?

5 months.

Will the Sphinx return in the Dragonwatch series?

Not in book one.

How many books will there be in the Dragonwatch series?

Dragonwatch is planned to be a five-book series.

As explained in Dragonwatch, who are the five kings or queens of the mystical world?

The Dragon King, The Fairy Queen,  The Demon King, The Giant Queen, and the Underking.

What is Brandon Mull’s favorite food?

Brandon loves freshly baked bread right out of the oven. He also loves cookies.

What is one of Brandon’s favorite quotes?

“Every person I meet is my superior in some way.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

How many schools has Brandon Mull visited since Fablehaven, book one, was published?

Brandon has visited more than 2,000 schools promoting his books.

How many New York Times best-sellers has Brandon Mull written?

Brandon has published FOURTEEN New York Times best-sellers.

When Brandon sent his first draft of Fablehaven, book one, to his publisher, what facetious title did he give it?

Grandpa’s Extraordinary Conservancy of Abnormal Flora and Fauna (Lol).

In Dragonwatch, book one, Brandon named Kendra’s and Seth’s cousins Knox and Tess. Where did he get the idea for these names?

During one of his book tours, Brandon encountered two kids with the names Knox and Tess. He liked the names so much he used them for Dragonwatch.

How many states has Brandon Mull visited during his book tours?

Brandon has visited 38 states, including Alaska and Hawaii. (He hopes to visit Louisiana someday.)

Which Broadway show did Brandon go out of his way to see?

Brandon saw Lin Manuel Miranda in Hamilton and loved it.