Before the Clone Wars, the Empire, and the First Order, there was a Jedi golden age: The High Republic. Beginning with Star Wars: Light of the Jedi, narrated by Marc Thompson, there’s no better way in the galaxy to celebrate May the 4th (be with you) than to download these new adventures on audio—and pre-order Star Wars: The Rising Storm, coming in June!Â Watch the trailer, listen to clips from the audiobooks, and prepare your playlist for lightspeed.
#1 New York Times bestseller. In Star Wars: Light of the Jedi, intrepid hyperspace scouts expand the reach of the Republic to the furthest stars, worlds flourish under the benevolent leadership of the Senate, and peace reigns. With the Jedi at the height of their power, the free citizens of the galaxy are confident in their ability to weather any storm…but even the brightest light can cast a shadow, and some storms defy any preparation.
Coming June 29th—pre-order now! In Star Wars: The Rising Storm the heroes of the High Republic era return to face a shattered peace and a fearsome foe, following the dramatic events of Light of the Jedi. In the wake of the Great Hyperspace Disaster and the heroism of the Jedi, the Republic continues to grow, bringing more worlds together under a single unified banner. In celebration, the chancellor plans The Republic Fair, a showcase of the possibilities and the peace of the expanding Republicâ€”a peace the Jedi hope to foster. But as the eyes of the galaxy turn toward the Fair, so too does the fury of the Nihil…
Star Wars The High Republic: A Test of Courage follows Vernestra Rwoh, a new Jedi Knight at age sixteen. She’s been charged with supervising twelve-year old aspiring inventor Avon Starros on a cruiser headed to the dedication of a new space station called Starlight Beacon. But soon into their journey, bombs go off aboard the cruiser. While the adult Jedi try to save the ship, Vernestra, Avon, Avon’s droid J-6, a Jedi Padawan, and an ambassador’s son must find a way to escape…and survive.
In Star Wars The High Republic: Into the Dark, Padawan Reath Silas is being sent from the cosmopolitan galactic capital of Coruscant to the undeveloped frontier—and he couldn’t be less happy about it. But when the ship he’s traveling on is knocked out of hyperspace in a galactic-wide disaster, Reath finds himself at the center of the action.
Need more intel? Check out the live stream launch with host Kristin Baver, Lucasfilm’s Michael Siglain, and authors Charles Soule, Justina Ireland, Cavan Scott, Claudia Gray, and Daniel JosÃ© Older as they dive into the first stories of the new era of Star Wars storytelling, Star Wars: The High Republic:
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