Books: Cannon Novels

Star Wars novels add a level of depth and richness to the Saga and continue to add back-story lost in the films.

Upcoming Releases

TITLE TIME PERIOD AUTHOR RELEASE DATE
Star Wars: Rebel Rising  TBA Beth Revis May 2, 2017
Star Wars: Guardians of the Whills  TBA Greg Rucka May 2, 2017
Battlefront II: Inferno Squad  0 ABY Christie Golden July 25, 2017
Phasma  TBA Delilah Dawson 2017
Leia: Princess of Alderaan  TBA Claudia Grey 2017
The Legends of Luke Skywalker  TBA Ken Liu

 

 

Available Novels

TITLE TIMING REVIEW RELEASE
Thrawn
Timothy Zahn
 10 BBY  coming April 11, 2016
Aftermath: Empire’s End 
Chuck Wendig
 5 ABY  Best [S] Dec 16, 2016
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Alexander Freed
 0 BBY  Good [M] Dec 16, 2016
Catalyst: A Rogue One Novel
James Luceno
~23 BBY Great [F] [S] Nov 15, 2016
Ahsoka
EK Johnston
17 BBY Good [M] Oct 11, 2016
Bloodline
Claudia Gray
~29 ABY Great [M] May 3, 2016
Aftermath: Life Debt
Chuck Wendig
 4.5 ABY Great [M] July 12, 2016
Star Wars: Before the Awakening
Lucasfilm Press
 ~34 ABY Good [F] Dec 18, 2015
Battlefront: Twilight Company
Alexander Freed
Nov 3, 2015
Aftermath
Chuck Wendig
 4 ABY Not good [M] Sep 4, 2015
Star Wars: Lost Stars 
Claudia Gray
  Best [F] Sep 4, 2015
Smuggler’s Run
Greg Rucka
 0.5 ABY Good [F] Sep 4, 2015
The Weapon of a Jedi
Jason Fry
Sep 4, 2015
Moving Target
Cecil Castellucci, Jason Fry
Sep 4, 2015
Dark Disciple
Christie Golden
 18 BBY Good [M] Jul 7, 2015
Lords of the Sith
Paul Kemp
Great [M] Apr 28, 2015
Heir to the Jedi
Kevin Hearne
Mar 3, 2015
Tarkin
James Luceno
Good [F] Nov 4, 2014
A New Dawn
John Jackson Miller
Good [F] Sep 2, 2014

Abbreviations: ABY – After Battle of Yavin (Episode 4); Episode VI (Return of the Jedi is ~ 4 years ABY)

Review Scores: Best(5)   -> Great(4) -> Good(3) -> Not good(2) -> Don’t read(1).  

Review Content: [F] spoiler free [M] mild spoilers;  [S] spoilers;

 

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