Star Wars reading list: where to start after you finish the movies - The Verge
Aftermath Trilogy , Chuck Wendig. The novels introduce some new characters, and explain how the Empire fell, and show off some of the big battles hinted at in The Force Awakens, in order to queue up the new trilogy. Thrawn , Timothy Zahn. Best of both worlds! Bloodline, Claudia Gray. This novel takes place right before the start of The Force Awakens , and follows Leia Organa as she works to manage the rise of the First Order and the Resistance that comes to combat it. Ahsoka , E.
Ahsoka has become one of the most popular characters to emerge out of the Clone Wars, and when she vanished from the series and later reappeared in Rebels , fans were wondering what happened to her. This book covers that lost time. The audiobook is actually voiced by Ashley Eckstein, who voices the character in the series. Catalyst , James Luceno. This novel is begins at the end of the Clone Wars and helps to set up Rogue One. It follows Galen Erso during the formative years of the Death Star project, and explains why he left in the first place. Lords of the Sith , Paul Kemp. Lords of the Sith is about Darth Vader and Emperor Palpatine, and sets up their relationship during the early days of the Empire, when both are trapped on a hostile planet.
Battlefront: Twilight Company , Alexander Freed. When Battlefront came back to consoles, Alexander Freed came in to write a novel based on the game, much like the X-Wing and Republic Commando books. Lost Stars , Claudia Gray. Aimed at younger audiences, this novel begins eight years after Revenge of the Sit h. Spanning the events of the original trilogy, it follows two friends Thane Kyrell and Ciena Ree on their diverging paths as war overtakes the galaxy.
Tarkin , James Luceno. This book follows his origins to explain how he became a feared member of the Imperial government. Dark Disciple , Christie Golden. The Clone Wars was famously cancelled before its time and rather than scrap one of the story arcs, Christie Golden went and adapted its events for a novel, one that follows former Sith apprentice Asajj Ventress and a Jedi knight named Quinlan Vos who first appeared in the Expanded Universe.
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Star Wars reading list: where to start after you finish the movies New, 10 comments. Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email. If you only ever read a couple of extra novels, make it these. Stackpole and Aaron Allston. The entire book series is worth picking up. The Han Solo trilogy , A. We might be getting a standalone Han Solo movie soon, but A. Crispin trilogy is about a teenager named Han Solo who finds work as a transport pilot for a cult. The trilogy recounts how he met Chewbacca, got booted out of the Imperial Academy, and how he ended up losing some cargo owned by Jabba the Hutt.
He tracks down a number of Force-sensitive recruits, only to have his most promising student fall to the Dark Side. Of all the Clone Wars novels out there, none are more essential than the Republic Commando series. Traviss does an amazing job giving depth to the faceless clone troopers well before The Clone Wars animated show did, and she creates some extremely interesting and complicated characters along the way. Shatterpoint , Matthew Stover. This one is about Mace Windu during the early days of the Clone Wars, and it punches above its weight, thematically.
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Book of the Month. Authors Tim Winton Sarah J. Top Pick. Locations where this product is available This item is not currently in stock in Dymocks stores - contact your local store to order. Please note: not all stock is available in all stores. It's five years after the Rebel Alliance destroyed the Death Star, defeated Darth Vader and the Emperor, and drove the remnants of the old Imperial Starfleet to a distant corner of the galaxy. Princess Leia and Han Solo are married and expecting Jedi twins.
And Luke Skywalker has become the first in a long-awaited line of Jedi Knights. But thousands of light-years away, the last of the Emperor's warlords, Grand Admiral Thrawn, has taken command of the shattered Imperial fleet, readied it for war, and pointed it at the fragile heart of the New Republic. For this dark warrior has made two vital discoveries that could destroy everything the courageous men and women of the Rebel Alliance fought so hard to build. Features a bonus section following the novel that includes a primer on the Star Wars expanded universe, and over half a dozen excerpts from some of the most popular Star Wars books of the last thirty years!
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