How William Shakespeare’s Star Wars Helped Narrator Marc Thompson with Shakespeare
A few years ago I was given the opportunity to take part in performing the audiobook of William Shakespeareâ€™s Star Wars, written by the incredibly talented Ian Doescher. I was extremely excited because I am a lifelong Star Wars fan.
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Star Wars Canon Audiobook Timeline
As we gear up forÂ Star Wars Celebration, we thought it would be helpful to compile a list of canon audiobooks for fans of the franchise.Â LookingÂ forward to seeing you there!Â While we wait, we'd like to drop someÂ Star WarsÂ knowledge andÂ shareÂ the chronological listening order of theÂ Star WarsÂ canon audiobooks that we publish, presented in line with the original films (which are italicized below).
Rogue One Gives a Deeper Look to the Star Wars Universe
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a crucial part in the Star Wars Universe, the audiobook can add another layer for the ultimate fan experience.
One of the most cunning and ruthless warriors in the history of the Galactic Empire, Grand Admiral Thrawn is also one of the most captivating characters in the Star Wars universe, from his introduction in bestselling author Timothy Zahn’s classic Heir to the Empire through his continuing adventures in Dark Force Rising, The Last Command, and beyond.
The saga of a wise (Jedi) Knight and an evil (Sith) Lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of age, Star Wars abounds with all the valor and villainy of William Shakespeare’s greatest plays.
As the shadows of the Empire loom ever larger across the galaxy, so do deeply troubling rumors. The Rebellion has learned of a sinister Imperial plot to bring entire worlds to their knees.
“Unmissable . . . Bloodline’s tense politics, vivid new characters, and perfectly characterized Leia make it feel as central to the Star Wars universe as one of the films.
“Star Wars. Aftermath [reveals] what happened after the events of 1983’s Return of the Jedi. It turns out, there’s more than just the Empire for the good guys to worry about.