Star Wars Book Review: Lost Stars

Author: Claudia Gray 550 Pages Published in 2017 Canon (Young Adult) Placement in Timeline: 11 BBY to about 4 ABY. What It’s About Lost Stars spans the length of the Empire, from about eight years after its inception, all the way through the Battle of Jakku. It tells the story of Ciena Ree and ThaneContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: Lost Stars”

Star Wars Book Review: The Rise of Skywalker Novelization

Here is the last but not least post of Star Wars novelizations that I wrote on my other blog, Star Wars: My Point of View. I previously posted reviews of Solo and Rogue One. Here is the original post: So I’ve just finished reading The Rise of Skywalker novelization by Rae Carson, and I haveContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: The Rise of Skywalker Novelization”

Star Wars Book Review: Rogue One Novelization

Here’s another blog post I made on Star Wars: My Point of View sometime last year, and which I thought I’d share here. Again, like the Solo novelization post, I tied it in with my Women of Star Wars series, and I wrote specifically about Jyn Erso. Here’s the original post: I just finished readingContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: Rogue One Novelization”

Star Wars Book Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story Novelization

Way back when I first started my other blog, Star Wars: My Point of View, I did a few book reviews before I began this more formal book review site. I thought I’d repost some of those here, starting with Solo: A Star Wars Story. I had tied it in with my weekly Women ofContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story Novelization”

Star Wars Book Review: Into the Dark

Author: Claudia Gray 425 Pages Published in 2021 Canon (Young Adult) Placement in Timeline: Concurrent with Light of the Jedi, in the High Republic (200 years prior to the prequel era). What It’s About Into the Dark takes place at the same time as Light of the Jedi, when an event called The Great DisasterContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: Into the Dark”

Star Wars Book Review: The Phantom of Menace

Author: Ian Doescher 168 Pages Published in 2015 I’ve had my eye on these Shakespearean versions of Star Wars for a long time now. I’m no Shakespeare expert, but I did enjoy reading his plays in school, and later on my own. And I’ve long believed that Star Wars is just basically Shakespeare in space.Continue reading “Star Wars Book Review: The Phantom of Menace”

Star Wars Book Review: Light of the Jedi

Author: Charles Soule 377 Pages Published in 2021 Canon Placement in Timeline: The High Republic, 200 years before The Phantom Menace What It’s About It is a golden age of the Republic. Peace reigns in the galaxy, led by Chancellor Lina Soh and her Great Works, and the Jedi, who help keep the precious peaceContinue reading “Star Wars Book Review: Light of the Jedi”