The High Republic: Padawan Reath Silas

In anticipation of the new Star Wars High Republic books coming out early next year, I’m posting some info on the new characters and concepts once a week until then, including Jedi, Padawans, and villains. This week I’m showcasing Jedi Padawan Reath Silas. He’s apprenticed to the Jedi Master Jora Malli, who is a memberContinue reading “The High Republic: Padawan Reath Silas”

Author Spotlight: Claudia Gray

There’s so many great Star Wars authors out there who have written canon and/or EU/Legends. Many have written more than one, so I thought every now and then I’d spotlight a favorite writer with a list of some of their books. Today’s post will focus on Claudia Gray. Her Star Wars novels include: Master andContinue reading “Author Spotlight: Claudia Gray”

Book Review: Leia, Princess of Alderaan

Author: Claudia Gray 409 pages Published in 2017 Canon Placement in Timeline: A few years before A New Hope What It’s About Sixteen-year-old Leia, Princess of Alderaan, has just gone through her Day of Demand, a ceremony in which she announces her readiness to become the heir and crown princess through three challenges: Challenge ofContinue reading “Book Review: Leia, Princess of Alderaan”

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”

Book Review: Master and Apprentice

Author: Claudia Gray 431 pages Published in 2019 Canon Placement in Timeline: A few years before The Phantom Menace What It’s About: Jedi Knight Qui Gon Jinn and his 17-year old padawan Obi-Wan Kenobi are sent to the planet Pijal on a diplomatic mission. Pijal’s government is in the process of changing from an absoluteContinue reading “Book Review: Master and Apprentice”

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”

Book Review: Bloodline

Author: Claudia Gray 394 pages Published 2016 Canon Placement in Timeline: Several years before The Force Awakens What It’s About: Leia is a Senator in the New Republic at the capitol of Hosnian Prime. Han is running a ship-racing event in another system, and Ben is a teenager training with Luke at his Jedi Academy.Continue reading “Book Review: Bloodline”