Of the 800+ books and comics listed on Star
Wars Books & Comics around one fifth are written for younger readers.
Even in 1977, with the release of the first Star Wars film Episode
IV: A New Hope, stories for children were available: as well as
a junior novelisation to accompany the film, there was also Star
Wars' first comic story from Marvel Comics - beginning with their
own adaptation of the film and then spreading into new and exciting
stories furthering the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia,
Han Solo, Chewbacca, R2-D2 and C3P-0 as they battled Darth Vader and
the evil Galactic Empire.
This story occurs approximately 15 years before Episode IV: A
New Hope: When their parents are captured by the evil Galactic
Empire, brother and sister Milo and Lina Graf must set
out on an epic quest to free them. Menaced by Imperial
agents, bounty hunters, and gangsters, they will have to
travel across the galaxy uncovering clues to rescue
their parents and aid the Rebellion in the fight against
the Empire… Milo and Lina find themselves adrift in a
starship that is spiralling towards disaster. A
dangerous criminal is on the loose, the Empire is
closing in – and something even deadlier awaits them in
NEW RELEASES . . .
Paperback YA Novel by Claudia Gray Disney-Lucasfilm Press (
This story begins approximtely 11 years before Episode IV: A New Hope:
The reign of the Galactic Empire has reached the Outer
Rim planet of Jelucan, where aristocratic Thane Kyrell
and rural villager Ciena Ree bond over their love of
flying. Enrolling at the Imperial Academy together to
become fighter pilots for the glorious Empire is nothing
less than a dream come true for the both of them. But
Thane sours on the dream when he sees firsthand the
horrific tactics the Empire uses to maintain its
ironclad rule. Bitter and disillusioned, Thane joins
the fledgling Rebellion, putting Ciena in an unbearable
position to choose between her loyalty to the Empire and
her love for the man she’s known since childhood. Now
on opposite sides of the war, will these friends turned
foes find a way to be together, or will duty tear them
and the galaxy apart?
Based on the all-new
animated micro-series spotlighting some of Star Wars'
greatest heroes! Three exciting adventures featuring the
heroic Rey, Sabine Wren, and Senator Padmé Amidala!
Includes introductions by Maz Kanata and art from the
Victor is back at Jedi Academy and was excited about
Drama Club and hoped to get the lead in this year's
musical... But his best friend, Artemis, got the role.
Now his sister is getting ready to graduate from Jedi
Academy. She's always taken care of him, and he's lost
now that she's not around as much. Can he roll with the
(force) punches? Or will he revert to his old ways and
go back to being the class clown?
Lift the flaps to explore
the Star Wars universe! Follow Bossk, the famous
bounty hunter, in his pursuit of a fugitive on Tatooine.
Discover all about this world and its famous locations,
creatures and secrets. On each spread there are
various flaps to lift to reveal new information, and
find clues to help Bossk find his target.
published in the UK by Egmont in 2016.
Children's Paperback Activity Book Disney-Lucasfilm Press (
Darth Vader or the
Emperor? A TIE fighter or the Millennium Falcon?
Rey or Han Solo? R2-D2 or BB-8? Use the color codes to
complete and reveal original drawings of the heroes,
villains, vehicles and worlds of a galaxy far, far away.
There are 98 mysteries to explore through color. Using
the color codes, unravel the intertwining lines, apply
each shade to the corresponding zone and bring to life
the characters, vessels and droids of Star Wars. This
book is a space for personal expression that will help
you relax while rediscovering the movies you love in a
new way. From The Phantom Menace to The
Force Awakens, there's a whole galaxy to