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Star Wars: Last Shot Novel Announced

A new Han and Lando novel is coming soon…

Last Shot is a Han and Lando novel taking place over multiple time periods, including Post-Return of the Jedi, and between Solo and A New Hope. This epic story features Lando, Han, Leia, young Ben Solo, Sana Starros and many others.


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If you are attending the Emerald City Comic-Con you can now put your name in a lottery to reserve a copy of the con-exclusive edition of The Last Jedi novelization. Details are as follows:

By entering the ECCC lottery, you’ll have the opportunity to purchase the convention exclusive edition of the novel Star Wars: The Last Jedi. This limited special edition has an exclusive cover and is signed by author Jason Fry. As an added bonus, purchasers receive a free Star Wars pin. In order to enter the lottery, you must have a valid ECCC 2018 badge for the day you select to enter. 

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Timothy Zahn’s Thrawn: Alliances Cover Revealed revealed the cover for the upcoming Thrawn: Alliances novel, coming Summer 2018. Click below to have a look!

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Do you remember what is was like to want more and more Star Wars because there wasn’t enough? We were lucky when we got the Expanded Universe novels and for a lot of us, that was (and still is) the Sequel Trilogy. Now we have the ‘new Canon’, and A LOT of it! So much so that it’s hard to keep track of it all! Well, that’s where Youtini comes in. Click through to read more about this great new venture.

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Do you believe that today is the 35th anniversary of the publication of Rusty Miller’s The Jedi Master’s Quizbook? It was published October 12, 1982. Many of you out there remember this book coming out like it was yesterday, as well as his appearances on television and in People magazine. Amazon still has the book listed. It’s a must-have for all Star Wars fans, especially those who love the Original Trilogy.

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Thrawn Sequel Coming In Summer 2018!

This comes as no surprise after the success of the first novel and the popularity of the character, but it is good news to hear nonetheless! The official Star Wars Twitter page updated with the news that we will be getting a Thrawn sequel next summer, which will also feature Darth Vader. Click here for the full tweet! Thanks to JTA reader Ginji for the alert!

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Out Today! Star Wars: From A Certain Point Of View

The latest novel, Star Wars: From A Certain Point Of View hits shelves today. This is our modern canon version of the Star Wars Tales series from the ’90s, featuring 40 stories for 40 years of Star Wars. Run pick this up at your local brick-and-mortar store, or order it on Amazon

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From A Certain Point Of View: Jon Hamm Is Boba Fett

I rarely ever read Star Wars novels and even I’m excited about Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View. The latest release from Del Rey will hit shelves October 3rd. The book is made up of forty short stories that reimagines a moment from the original film through the eyes of various background and supporting characters.  For example, Paul Dini wrote a story titled “Added Muscle” which focuses on Boba Fett. To make things even more enticing, Jon Hamm(!) will portray Boba Fett in the audio book version. USA Today has an exclusive excerpt from Dini’s story, check it out! You can pre-order From a Certain Point of View right here . 

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Check out your first glimpse at Phasma’s desolate homeworld of Parnassos and her initial encounter with the First Order in this exclusive excerpt from the upcoming novel Phasma on! Pre-order Phasma right here.

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New Novel Slated For Release Featuring Canto Bight

This novel is going to be exploring the Casino City of Canto Bight; a city with high stakes and opportunity. This novel will feature a collection of four short stories that will focus on different creatures from the casino world of Canto Bight. This novel will be written by Saladin Ahmed, Rae Carson, Mira Grant, and John Jackson Miller and will be released on Dec. 5th as part of the Journey To Star Wars: The Last Jedi. You can read more about it at or pre-order it now from Amazon.

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Battlefront II: Inferno Squad Out Today

Unless you were lucky enough to pick up the exclusive SDCC version, you had to wait until today to pick up the latest novel release. Battlefront II: Inferno Squad is available in stores today. If you don’t want to hit your local brick-and-mortar store, you can pick this up on

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Battlefront II: Inferno Squad Excerpt

Anticipation is swelling for the new Battlefront II game, especially since there will be (what appears to be) a fantastic campaign mode. To calm the masses, has released a brand-new excerpt from Christie Golden’s upcoming novel Battlefront II: Inferno Squad. You can read more about it and the excerpt here. 

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Following the success of the popular SWCO Thrawn exclusive cover, SDCC attendees will get a chance at an exclusive cover version of Inferno Squad. I’m sad I will be missing out on this one!

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USA Today has an excerpt from the upcoming Battlefront II: Inferno Squad novel. Due out July 25th, you can pre-order this on Amazon right here

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DK Books is giving away a signed copy of Rogue One: The Ultimate Visual Guide. Click here to enter!

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