[ Star Wars Books ]

[Star Wars Books RSS Feed][Star Wars Books Twitter][Star Wars Books Facebook]

Page updated: 26th January 2017  
[Home]
[A Guide to using Star Wars Books]
[Articles and Features]
[Release Schedule]
[Timeline]
[The Old Republic]
[Rise of the Empire]
[The Clone Wars]
[The Rebellion]
[The New Republic]
[The New Jedi Order]
[The Legacy of the Force]
[Fate of the Jedi]
[Infinities Books]
[Book Reviews]
[Children's Books]
[Audio Books]
[Reviews]
[Sop4...]
[Site Updates]
[Links]
[Contact Us]
[] Bookmark and Share

advertisement
[Clone Wars]
Events that occur between 22 years and 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.

Begun, this Clone War has.
The climatic conflict on red-rock Geonosis in Attack of the Clones marks the first clash between the Republic and the Separatists, and the two powers are now squaring off for galactic-scale war: droids on one side, clones on the other.

 

[ The Clone Wars]

If you are looking for books and comics from The Clone Wars animated series...click here


Published Star Wars Legends book and comic stories* from the Clone Wars era are, in chronological order:
Click or tap on a book cover or title to discover more.
 

 

[Attack of the Clones]

Attack of the Clones
by R. A. Salvatore

This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
There is unrest in the Galactic Senate. Several thousand solar systems have declared their intentions to leave the Republic. This separatist movement, under the leadership of the mysterious Count Dooku, has made it difficult for the limited number of Jedi Knights to maintain peace and order in the galaxy.
Senator Amidala, the former Queen of Naboo, is returning to the Galactic Senate to vote on the critical issue of creating an Army of the Republic to assist the overwhelmed Jedi...

[The Fight to Survive]

Boba Fett: The Fight to Survive
by Terry Bisson

This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Boba Fett is all alone in a dangerous galaxy. He must struggle for safety and vengeance using his strength, his intelligence and his father's hard lessons.
Boba Fett will grow up to be one of the most feared bounty hunters in the galaxy.
But first he must survive his childhood.

[Crossfire]

Boba Fett: Crossfire
by Terry Bisson

This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Bounty hunter Aurra Sing delivers young Boba Fett to Count Dooku, the mysterious benefactor who hired Boba's father, Jango. Young Fett assumes that Dooku will help him, but the renegade Jedi has his own dark agenda. What Boba discovers on that war-torn world known as Raxus Prime will change his life.
The Clone Wars continue to spread across the galaxy, and Fett is caught in their crossfire . His adventures will lead him from the refuse heaps of the galaxy to firefights among the clouds.

[Maze of Deception]

Boba Fett: Maze of Deception
by Elizabeth Hand

This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Young Boba Fett may be alone in the galaxy, but he has two important assets: he is the heir to a fortune belonging to Jango Fett, and he alone knows the secret of Count Dooku's double-identity. Now, Fett must navigate the labyrinthine interiors of Aargau's largest banking centers to claim what is rightfully his, while avoiding double-crosses, hardened security, and a vengeful Aurra Sing.

[The Defense of Kamino and Other Stories]

Clone Wars: The Defense of Kamino and other stories
by various

These stories occur approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Two undercover Jedi discover a Separatist plan to destroy the cloning facility on the watery world of Kamino, thus crippling the Republic's ability to maintain their clone army. Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker are part of a Jedi fighter squadron sent to protect the installation, but they learn that there are heroes fighting for the Separatist cause as well as for the Republic, and that Jango Fett, though dead, still has something to say about how this war is fought!

[Hunted]

Boba Fett: Hunted
by Elizabeth Hand


This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Young Boba Fett is alone on Tatooine, surrounded by criminals, mercenaries and thieves. He is determined to follow in his late father's footsteps and become the best bounty hunter in the galaxy. To do so, he must find the greatest crime lord of all: Jabba the Hutt. The mighty Hutt isn't easily impressed. When Boba tracks down the gangster, Jabba has an offer for the young boy: one assignment, one chance. He must capture a deadly bounty... or else.

[Victories and Sacrifices]

Clone Wars: Victories & Sacrifices
by various


These stories occur approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
From one of the swamp moons of Naboo, to the war-torn cityscapes of Brentaal IV, the battles of the Clone Wars have thrown the galaxy into turmoil. New Separatist threats, ranging from deadly biological weapons, to dark Jedi, to unkillable alien bounty hunters, have the loyalist Jedi and their clone troops pushed to their limits.

[Hard Contact]

Republic Commando: Hard Contact
by Karen Traviss

This story occurs approximately 22 years before the Battle of Yavin.
On a mission to sabotage a nanovirus research facility on a Separatist-held planet, four clone troopers operate under the very noses of their enemies. The commandos are outnumbered and outgunned, deep behind enemy lines with no backup and working with strangers instead of trusted teammates. Matters don't improve when Darman, the squad's demolitions expert, gets separated from the others during planetfall.

[Light and Dark]

Clone Wars: Light and Dark
by various

These stories occur approximately 21˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
The Jedi are taught to use the Force for good; to avail themselves only to the light side. But the dark side can be a dangerous temptation to even the strongest Jedi, as Aayla Secura learns when she battles former Jedi-in-training Aurra Sing, and Quinlan Vos discovers when he crosses swords with a true master of the dark, Count Dooku.

[Epic Collection: The Clone Wars Volume 1]

Epic Collection: The Clone Wars: Volume 1
by various

These stories occur between 22 and 21˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
The Clone Wars explode across the galaxy! From the stormy seas of Kamino to the rocky hills of Devaron, the battle lines have been drawn, and the Jedi Knights who were once protectors of the peace must become generals, leading the clone armies of the Republic to war!
Collates: Republic #49 - #54, Jedi: Mace Windu, Shaak Ti, Aayla Secura and Count Dooku.

[The Republic Goes to War]

Clone Wars: Volume 1 - The Republic Goes to War
by various

These stories occur between 22 and 21˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
The Clone Wars explode across the galaxy! From the stormy seas of Kamino to the rocky hills of Devaron, the battle lines have been drawn, and the Jedi Knights who were once protectors of the peace must become generals, leading the clone armies of the Republic to war!
Collates: The Defense of Kamino and other stories, Victories & Sacrifices and Light and Dark.

[Clone Wars Adventures]

Clone Wars Adventures
by various

These stories occur between 22 and 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Join Obi-Wan Kenoni, Anakin Skywalker, Yoda, Mace Windu, Aayla Secura, Saesee Tiin, Luminara Unduli, Quinlan Vos and others in these exciting tales based on the Clone Wars micro-series...more

[Shatterpoint]

Shatterpoint
by Mathew Stover

This story occurs approximately 21˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
In the midst of the Clone Wars, Master Mace Windu returns to his Separatist-occupied homeworld, where his former Padawan, Depa Billaba, has been working as an undercover agent. But Depa hasn't been reporting in lately, and Republic intelligence has been gathering disturbing hints of bloody ambushes and terror-strikes in the deep outback. Mace trained Depa--he knows that no one but he can hope to even reach her, let alone save her from the darkness...

[Legacy of the Force]

Legacy of the Jedi
by Jude Watson


This story occurs approximately 21˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi and his apprentice Anakin Skywalker must trust Lorian Nod, a former childhood friend of Count Dooku but now a pirate, to prevent a strategic planet from falling to the Separatists. Leading the Confederacy forces with an eye for settling a personal score is none other than Count Dooku.

[The Cestus Deception]

The Cestus Deception
by Steven Barnes

This story occurs approximately 21 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Ord Cestus is home to a successful bio-droid manufacturing industry. Determined to halt the bio-droid sales, Supreme Chancellor Palpatine dispatches a team of envoys, led by Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi. Their mission: persuade Ord Cestus’s government to abandon its dealings with the Confederacy while secretly stirring up revolution among the planet’s struggling underclass. Diplomacy is paramount. But if all else fails, the Republic will not hesitate to launch a full-scale attack...

[The Hive]

The Hive
by Steven Barnes

This story occurs approximately 21 years before the Battle of Yavin.
On the factory world of Ord Cestus, the native X'Ting have one hope for future solidarity and self-rule: locating and hatching the only remaining egg of the royal family. But few know the secrets of the egg's hiding place, and fewer still have the skills to pass the deadly gauntlet and open the impossible vault that protects the egg. And so Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi agrees to help them, knowing full well that failure could mean his death.

[Triple Zero]

Republic Commando: Triple Zero
by Karen Traviss

This story occurs approximately 21 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Omega Squad survives a close brush with disaster to end up in the most potentially dangerous hot spot in the galaxy - pursuing a Separatist terror group in the skylanes and underworld of Coruscant itself, known as Triple Zero. And, as any soldier knows, urban operations on your own turf can be the most deadly of all. So it's just as well that Omega Squad find themselves working with Delta Squad...

[True Colors]

Republic Commando: True Colors
by Karen Traviss

This story occurs approximately 20˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
In the Grand Army's desperate fight to crush the Separatists, the secret special ops missions of its elite clone warriors have never been more critical... or more dangerous. A growing menace threatens Republic victory, and the members of Omega Squad make a discovery that shakes their loyalty...


[Last Stand on Jabiim]

Clone Wars: Last Stand on Jabiim
by various


These stories occur approximately 20˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
General Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker find themselves in command of a regiment of Clone Troopers on the muddy battlefields of the rain world of Jabiim. With their supply lines stretched thin and reinforcements unable to land due to the perpetual storms, the Jedi and their army have become easy targets for the rebel Alto Stratus and his elite Nimbus warriors. The situation goes from bad to worse when General Kenobi is listed missing in action, and Anakin is teamed with a group of other masterless young Jedi on a doomed mission to hold the last line in the Republic's defense!

[The Best Blades]

Clone Wars: The Best Blades
by various


These stories occur approximately 20˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
The darkest days of the Clone Wars have arrived, when even victories are cause for abiding sorrow; when the hopes for a brighter future are lost in the turmoil of a divided galaxy; and when friendships are tools of convenience and the reason for betrayals. From political intrigue within the Senate to bloody battlefields on exotic worlds, the war has left its mark on the bystanders as well as the combatants, and the events in this wide-ranging volume reveal the extent of the damage.

[Battle Surgeons]

Medstar I: Battle Surgeons
by Steve Perry and Michael Reeves


This story occurs approximately 20 years before the Battle of Yavin.
A surgeon who covers his despair with wisecracks; another who faces death and misery head-on, venting his emotions through beautiful music... A nurse with her heart in her work and her eye on a doctor... A Jedi Padawan on a healing mission without her master. These are the core members of a tiny med unit serving the jungle world of Drongar, where battle rages over the control of a priceless native plant and an endless line of medlifters brings in the wounded and dying, mostly clone troopers, but also soldiers of all species.

[Jedi Healer]

Medstar II: Jedi Healer
by Steve Perry and Michael Reeves


This story occurs approximately 20 years before the Battle of Yavin.
The threatened enemy offensive begins as the Separatists employ legions of droids in their attack. Even with reinforcements, the flesh and blood of the Republic forces are just no match for battle droids' durasteel. Nowhere is this point more painfully clear than in the steaming Jasserak jungle on Drongar. Here, the doctors and nurses of a small med unit face an impossible situation. As the dead and wounded start to pile up, surgeons Jos Vandar and Kornell "Uli" Divini know that time is running out.

[General Grievous]

General Grievous
by Chuck Nixon et al.


This story occurs approximately 20 years before the Battle of Yavin.
On a rescue mission to Vandos, Padawan Flynn Kybo and his master T'chooka D'oon come face to face with one of the leaders of the Separatist army, General Grievous. After Grievous kills his master, Kybo goes to the Jedi Council with a plan to take out the general before more lives are lost. But when the council rejects his plan, Flynn Kybo decides to take matters in his own hands. Seeking out others who share his feelings, Flynn Kybo sets out to put an end to the cyborg killer...

[The Enemy On All Sides]

Clone Wars: Volume 2 - The Enemy on all Sides
by various

These stories occur between 20˝ and 20 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Jedi Generals and their clone troops are dispatched to every corner of the galaxy to fight the rising tide of the Separatist movement and its deadly droid armies. On these far-flung battlefields, Anakin Skywalker commands a strategic, but fateful, retreat; Obi-Wan Kenobi becomes the prisoner of Asajj Ventress; and Master Yoda is forced to trade the life of an old friend for victory. Plus, a Jedi strike force is sent to vanquish General Grievous...
Collates: Last Stand on Jabiim, The Best Blades and General Grievous.

[On the Fields of Battle]

Clone Wars: On the Fields of Battle
by various


These stories occur approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Mace Windu leads an elite Jedi strikeforce against an army of trained killers in a demonstration of Jedi power and resolve... Aayla Secura must confront her former Master in an effort to retrieve the plans for a weapon that has already destroyed one world... Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker must joins forces with a renegade Jedi to prevent a fleet of warships from falling into the hands of the enemy... On whatever field of battle the Jedi find themselves, their greatest challenge is to remain true to their teachings and to the ways of the Force!

[Secrets of the Force]

Secrets of the Jedi
by Jude Watson


This story occurs approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Obi-Wan's apprentice finds himself torn, he is secretly married to Padmé Amidala, but as the Clone Wars rage on, he and Kenobi have pressing missions to attend to. One such duty sees Obi-Wan, Anakin and Siri drawn into a race to acquire a valuable piece of technology before it falls into the wrong hands.o

[Jedi Trial]

Jedi Trial
by David Sherman and Dan Cragg


This story occurs approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Pors Tonith, ruthless minion of Count Dooku, declares the fate of the Republic sealed. Commanding a Separatist invasion force more than one million strong, the cunning financier-turned-warrior lays siege to the planet Praesitlyn, home of the strategic intergalactic communications center that is key to the Republic’s survival in the Clone Wars. Left unchallenged, this decisive strike could indeed pave the way for the toppling of more Republic worlds and ultimate victory for the Separatists. Retaliation must be swift and certain.

[Dark Rendezvous]

Dark Rendezvous
by Sean Stewart


This story occurs approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
The savage Clone Wars have forced the Republic to the edge of collapse. During the height of the battle, on Jedi Knight escapes the carnage to deliver a message to Yoda on Coruscant. It appears that Dooku wants peace and demands a rendezvous. Chances are slim that the treacherous Count is sincere but, with a million lives at stake, Yoda has no choice.

[A New Threat]

Boba Fett: A New Threat
by Elizabeth Hand


This story occurs approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
When you work for Jabba the Hutt, you do whatever he wants you to do, no matter what the risk. As Jabba's newest bounty hunter, Boba Fett has a lot to prove... and little time to prove it. So when Jabba sends him into the thick of the Clone Wars, there's no backing down from the fight.
General Grievous is at the heart of the plot to overthrow the Republic. He is fierce, strong and virtually unstoppable. When his path crosses Boba's, sparks fly and many lives are threatened.

[Pursuit]

Pursuit
by Elizabeth Hand


This story occurs approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Young Boba Fett is quickly making a name for himself as one of the most capable bounty hunters in the galaxy. Having survived an encounter with the deadly General Grievous, there's one bounty he wants more than any other: Mace Windu, the Jedi who killed his father. When fate and Anakin Skywalker bring Boba Fett to Coruscant, Boba plunges into the city-planet's underworld and arms himself for the greatest confrontation in his young life.

[Obsession]

Clone Wars: When They Were Brothers
by various


These stories occur approximately 19˝ years before the Battle of Yavin.
Consumed by the belief that the dark Jedi Asajj Ventress still lives, Obi-Wan Kenobi has temporarily forsaken the Clone Wars and recruited Anakin Skywalker in his desperate hunt for Ventress. But Anakin still believes that Obi-Wan is chasing a ghost-and he should know, because he himself killed Ventress. And Anakin's doubts are not assuaged when, following the trail of the rumors of Ventress' existence, they walk into a trap set by their old enemy, the bounty hunter Durge...

[The Last Siege, The Final Truth]

Clone Wars: The Last Siege, The Final Truth
by various


These stories occur approximately 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
While both the Republic and the Separatists have suffered staggering losses during the Clone Wars, nothing could have prepared them for the battle they face on the desert world of Saleucami. Beneath the surface of this Outer Rim planet, the Dark Jedi Sora Bulq has begun cloning an army of Morgukai assassins. Unwilling to leave this grave new threat unchecked, the Jedi and their armies soon find themselves entrenched in a five-month siege. Now, time and resources have run out, and it's up to a crack team of Jedi, led by Quinlan Vos and Aayla Secura, to infiltrate the Separatist base.

[The Republic Falls]

Clone Wars: Volume 3 - The Republic Falls
by various

These stories occur between 19˝ and 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
The end of the Clone Wars is in sight, but so are the end of the Jedi and the fall of the Republic! Obi-Wan Kenobi recruits Anakin Skywalker in a desperate hunt for Dark Jedi Asajj Ventress that will lead to a showdown with General Grievous and Count Dooku. Elsewhere, Jedi Generals infiltrate a Separatist base in hopes of concluding a protracted siege, and on Kashyyyk, as the Clone Troopers respond to Order 66, Master Quinlan Vos finds himself fighting against the army he led to victory.
Collates: On the Fields of Battle, When They Were Brothers and The Last Siege, The Final Truth.

[Labyrinth of Evil]

Labyrinth of Evil
by James Luceno


This story occur approximately 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
Capturing Trade Federation Viceroy and Separatist Council member Nute Gunray, is the mission that brings Jedi Knights Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker, with a squad of clones in tow, to Neimoidia. But the treacherous ally of the Sith proves as slippery as ever, evading his Jedi pursuers even as they narrowly avoid deadly disaster...

[Order 66]

Order 66
by Karen Traviss


This story occurs approximately 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
With Republic forces stretched to the max and casualties mounting, the last thing these beleaguered warriors need to hear is that Chancellor Palpatine is keeping vast armies of secret clone troops in reserve. Sergeant Skirata, a mentor to the clone commandos, has no intention of standing idly by while Palpatine sends them into battle like lambs to the slaughter...

[Revenge of the Sith]

Revenge of the Sith
by Matthew W. Stover


These stories occur approximately 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
As combat escalates across the galaxy, the stage is set for an explosive endgame: Obi-Wan undertakes a perilous mission to destroy the dreaded Separatist military leader, General Grievous. Supreme Chancellor Palpatine continues to strip away constitutional liberties in the name of security while influencing public opinion to turn against the Jedi. And a conflicted Anakin fears that his secret love, Senator Padmé Amidala, will die. Tormented by unspeakable visions, Anakin edges closer to the brink of a galaxy-shaping decision...

[Endgame]

Clone Wars: Endgame
by various


These stories occur approximately 19 years before the Battle of Yavin.
In the jungles of the Wookieehomeworld Kashyyyk, Quinlan Vos wages a battle of impossible odds against hisown troops to protect his loved ones. On the icy Outer Rim world of Toola, JediMaster Kai Huddora takes a terrified Padawan into his charge after her ownmaster falls to Order 66. Amidst the forests of New Plymto, Das Jennir findshimself in league with a band of rebels he'd led attacks against only daysbefore. Not all Jedi are scattered across the galaxy however, and soon, a bravefew will plot to topple Sith rule by setting a trap for the newlyunveiled Darth Vader!

*Notes:

  • For a full story listing (incl. short stories, etc) visit the Time Line.
  • This list is includes only book and comic stories published between c.2002 and 2008.
  • Cover images are representative and may vary by territory and medium.

advertisement

[ www.swbooks.co.uk ]

Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Contact | Print this page