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Canon Young Reader Review: Forces of Destiny: Daring Adventures (Volume 1)

Rey and BB-8 take on the dangers of Jakku; Sabine learns what it means to be a friend to a strong-willed acquaintance; and Ahsoka learns how far a simple act of kindness can go in the first volume of Forces of Destiny: Daring Adventures!

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Legendary Adventures: Darth Bane: Path of Destruction

Legendary Adventures #9 Darth Bane Path of Destruction

A trilogy about a Sith Lord? Uh-oh! Thankfully, Darth Bane: Path of Destruction points us toward the movies as we learn the sordid history, and almost destructive end, of the ancient Sith Lords!

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Legendary Adventures: The Old Republic: Fatal Alliance

Legendary Adventures #7 Fatal Alliance

Spoiler Review

Del Rey employee, and Twitter user, Tom (@DarthInternous)  once described this book as “Storage Wars gone very, very wrong.” As The Old Republic tie-in series continues, we meet a cast of Sith, Jedi, bounty hunters…and literally everybody else in-between. Join our Legendary Adventure as we find out the secret behind Tassaa Bareesh’s auction…

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Young Reader’s Review: Backstories: Darth Vader: Sith Lord

Darth Vader Sith Lord (Backstories)

We continue our review series on the Scholastic Book’s Backstories line with an in-depth look at Darth Vader: Sith Lord. When covering the breath of six movies, a handful of comics, books, and more, what do you cover? Read on to find out!

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Star Wars: Visual Encyclopedia Review

Star Wars Visual Encyclopedia

Have you ever been curious about a certain piece of jewelry in Padme’s wardrobe? Or have you ever been curious about the different types of lightsabers? Or just what type of creature is a Tauntaun, anyway? The Visual Encyclopedia has answers to all of these questions (and hundreds more that you’ve never thought to ask!) Continue reading “Star Wars: Visual Encyclopedia Review”

Young Reader’s Review: Backstories: Princess Leia: Royal Rebel

Princess Leia Royal Rebel (Backstories)

In a world where everything – everything – is canon, you never know where the latest offerings may come from. While there have been obvious offerings like movies or comics, there have also been sticker books, atlases, and finally, young reader’s books. And, hey, would you believe it – young readers are given a treat most of us would rather pass over in Backstories: Princess Leia: Royal Rebel!

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Legendary Adventures: Red Harvest

Legendary Adventures #5 Red Harvest

The Legendary Adventures have never come across anything as gruesome as this: Sith Lords, foul beasts, evil Emperors…none of this compares to the shock and horrors of introducing concepts first seen in Deathtroopers into The Old Republic timeline as we enter the Red Harvest!

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