Star Wars The High Republic: Light of the Jedi Excerpt

This is an excerpt from Light of the Jedi, towards the end of the book. Avar Kriss and Elzar Mann, Jedi Knights, are walking through an arboretum on the space station Starlight Beacon. They had come up through the Order together, were Padawans together, and had just spent a good portion of the book togetherContinue reading “Star Wars The High Republic: Light of the Jedi Excerpt”

Star Wars Book Excerpt: Ahsoka

The Force felt different now, and Ahsoka wasn’t sure how much the difference was her. By walking away from the Temple, from the Jedi, she had given up her right to the Force–or at least that’s what she told herself sometimes. She knew it was a lie. The Force was always going to be aContinue reading “Star Wars Book Excerpt: Ahsoka”

Star Wars Book Excerpt: Kenobi (#2)

Meditation Good morning, Qui Gon. Quiet here, as always. I know there are seasons on this planet, but I’m still not sure which one I’m in. But it is peaceful. You know, we trained ourselves to be able to find solace even in the busiest places. Coruscant teemed with souls, and we meditated right atContinue reading “Star Wars Book Excerpt: Kenobi (#2)”

Master and Apprentice: Excerpt

Later that evening, in Qui Gon’s quarters, Obi-Wan dared to say, “So far as I can tell, Master, the prophecies seem…extremely vague.” Qui Gon looked up from the records Obi-Wan had brought him. His long, grayish-brown hair fell loose down his back, a sign that he intended to go to sleep soon. But he hadContinue reading “Master and Apprentice: Excerpt”

Catalyst: Excerpt

Lyra regarded (Galen) as he spoke–more, it seemed, to the crystal than to her. He hadn’t been sleeping well for months, and he had that mad-scientist look in his weary eyes she’d seen before when he became obsessed with something. At the apartment he had left sketches and enigmatic doodles pinned up all over theContinue reading “Catalyst: Excerpt”

Heir to the Jedi: Excerpt

There’s no one around to answer my questions now that Ben’s gone. It’s a stark fact that reasserts itself each time I wonder what I’m supposed to do now. That brown robe he wore might as well have been made of pure mystery; he clothed himself in it and then left nothing else behind onContinue reading “Heir to the Jedi: Excerpt”

Rebel Rising: Excerpt

When Saw was speaking, for a moment Jyn saw him the way he used to be. A starry-eyed young man with a dream of justice and freedom. He must have been so brilliant then. But that young man died when Steela did, and in his place was this bitter, angry fighter. “The Resistance against theContinue reading “Rebel Rising: Excerpt”

Bloodline: Excerpt

When Ransolm Casterfo had realized Leia Organa was in danger, he had not hesitated before rushing to her rescue. Yes, she had insulted him, been difficult at every turn, proved touchy and defensive–but she was his partner in the delegation and a member of the Senate. She required help. That was all there was toContinue reading “Bloodline: Excerpt”