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NEW RELEASE . . .

Wednesday 4th March
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[Available now...] Princess Leia #1 (part 1 of 5)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Mark Waid, Terry Dodson et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] [import])

Approximately two weeks after Episode IV: A New Hope:
When Princess Leia Organa was captured by the Empire, she never betrayed her convictions. When her rescue came, she escaped back to the Rebel Alliance and helped in the destruction of the Death Star. But in the aftermath of that victory, the question remains...what is a princess without a world?
Variant covers available!

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Tuesday 3rd March
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[Heir to the Jedi] Heir to the Jedi
Hardback Novel, e-Book and Audio Book by Kevin Hearne
Del Rey ( [US] )

Shortly after Episode IV: A New Hope:
This is a key moment of personal growth for the young Luke Skywalker: the time between A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. As he struggles to gain a new appreciation for the Force, a mission for the Rebel Alliance leads Luke into more danger than he bargained for...

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[Servants of the Empire: Rebel in the Ranks] Servants of the Empire: Rebel in the Ranks
Children's Book by Jason Fry
Disney Lucasfilm Press ( [US] )

This story occurs approximately 5 years before Episode IV: A New Hope.
As a new student at Lothal's Imperial Academy, Zare Leonis does everything it takes to pass as a model cadet. But secretly, he is a hidden enemy among Imperial loyalists, determined to discover the truth about his missing sister and to bring down the Empire. Now Zare must face down a dangerous foe: Lieutenant Curahee, who seems bent on pushing Zare to his breaking point...

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STAFF REVIEW . . .

Sunday 1st March
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[Heir to the Jedi] Heir to the Jedi
By Kevin Hearne
Reviewed by Ewan, Star Wars Books & Comics
Set shortly after the events of A New Hope, Heir to the Jedi is a character examination of Luke Skywalker told from Luke's own perspective. This first-person story tells of his new journey from hero of the Rebellion to fledging Jedi in a series of minor missions that lead to the main adventure. Throughout this story Hearne examines Luke's motives and desires to follow in his father's and Obi-Wan's footsteps as with each successful mission he uncovers new information and truths about the Jedi. And this is the strength of Hearne's writing style and choice of first person narrative: we really get inside the mind and thoughts of Luke...read full review
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NEWS . . .

Friday 27th February
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[Marvel] Reprints for Darth Vader #1 & 2 plus fourth reprint for Star Wars #1
Marvel have announced reprints for the first two issues of their new Darth Vader series and a fourth reprint for the first issue of Star Wars. All three reprints will be available from 1st April.
[Source: BleedingCool.com[External site - opens in a new window/tab]]

[Darth Vader #1 (2nd printing)][] [Darth Vader #2 (2nd printing)][] [Star Wars #1 (4th printing)]
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NEW RELEASES . . .

Thursday 26th February
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[Heir to the Jedi] Heir to the Jedi
Hardback Novel and e-Book by Kevin Hearne
Century ( [UK] )

Shortly after Episode IV: A New Hope:
This is a key moment of personal growth for the young Luke Skywalker: the time between A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. As he struggles to gain a new appreciation for the Force, a mission for the Rebel Alliance leads Luke into more danger than he bargained for...

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[Servants of the Empire: Rebel in the Ranks] Servants of the Empire: Rebel in the Ranks
Children's Book by Jason Fry
Egmont ( [UK] )

This story occurs approximately 5 years before Episode IV: A New Hope.
As a new student at Lothal's Imperial Academy, Zare Leonis does everything it takes to pass as a model cadet. But secretly, he is a hidden enemy among Imperial loyalists, determined to discover the truth about his missing sister and to bring down the Empire. Now Zare must face down a dangerous foe: Lieutenant Curahee, who seems bent on pushing Zare to his breaking point...

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Draw Star Wars Rebels
Children's Activity Book
Egmont ( [UK] )

Learn to draw the newest heroes and villains from the Star Wars universe! Trace the rebels, colour in the Inquisitor and sketch some Stormtroopers in this step-by-step guide. Just follow the instructions, use the tracer guides for help and create your very own Star Wars Rebels masterpieces!

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Star Wars Rebels: Colouring Activity Book
Children's Activity Book
Egmont ( [UK] )

Join Kanan, Ezra, Hera, Zeb, Sabine and Chopper for some colouring fun in this Star Wars Rebels book. Includes pages to doodle your own starship, create your own rebel profile, and design your own droid. Plus puzzles, quizzes and posters of your favourite characters. Learn all about the world of Star Wars Rebels, and create your own rebel masterpieces!

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NEW RELEASES . . .

Wednesday 25th February
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[Available now...] Darth Vader #2: Vader (part 2)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larroca et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] [import])

Approximately two weeks after Episode IV: A New Hope:
Ever since Darth Vader made his first on-screen appearance, he became the one of the most popular villains to ever haunt an audience’s dreams! Now, follow Vader straight from the ending of A New Hope into his own series, showing the Empire’s war with the Rebel Alliance from the other side!
Variant covers available!

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[Available now...] Star Wars #1: Skywalker Strikes (part 1) (3rd printing)
Comic Book by Jason Aaron, John Cassaday et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] [import])

Approximately two weeks after Episode IV: A New Hope:
Luke Skywalker and the band of rebels are fresh off their biggest victory yet: destroying the Death Star. Join Luke, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO and R2-D2 and the rest of the Rebel Alliance as they strike out for freedom against the evil forces of Darth Vader and the Emperor.
Best-selling Star Wars comic gets third printing and another variant cover!

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[Star Wars Rebels Magazine #2] Star Wars Rebels Magazine #2
Children's Comic Book
Egmont ( [UK] )

Features exclusive short comic story, Learning Patience; puzzles, quizzes, super-sized double-sided pull-out poster and free cover gift!

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NEW RELEASE . . .

Tuesday 24th February
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[Available now...] Empire & Rebellion: Honor Among Thieves (Star Wars Legends)
Paperback Novel by James S. A. Corey
Del Rey ( [US] )

Approximately 1 year after the Battle of Yavin:
When the mission is to extract a high-level rebel spy from the very heart of the Empire, Leia Organa knows the best man for the job is Han Solo—something the princess and the smuggler can finally agree on. After all, for a guy who broke into an Imperial cell block and helped destroy the Death Star, the assignment sounds simple enough...more

Check out our review of Empire & Rebellion: Honor Among Thieves

[This story occurs during The Rebellion era.]
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NEWS . . .

Wednesday 18th February
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[Marvel] Comic titles for May
In their latest solicitations, Marvel have announced the following Star Wars comic titles: Kanan - The Last Padawan #2, Princess Leia #4, Darth Vader #5 and Star Wars #5. These titles are due for release in May 2015...read full story

[Kanan - The Last Padawan #2][][Princess Leia #4][][Darth Vader #5][][Star Wars #5]
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NEW RELEASE . . .

Thursday 12th February
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[ Maul: Lockdown (Star Wars Legends) ] Maul: Lockdown (Star Wars Legends)
Paperback Novel by Joe Schreiber
Arrow Books ( [UK] )

Approximately 32 years before the Battle of Yavin:
It's kill or be killed in the space penitentiary that houses the galaxy’s worst criminals, where convicts face off in gladiatorial combat while an underworld gambling empire reaps the profits of the illicit blood sport. But the newest contender in this savage arena, as demonic to behold as he is deadly to challenge, is fighting for more than just survival...

Check out our review of Maul: Lockdown

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