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Aftermath’s Story – SWBW #51

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Star Wars Bookworms is back, and we are talking upcoming book releases and the novel Star Wars: Aftermath.

  • Teresa talks about her Funko Star Wars subscription box and how we should all get one.
  • We look at some of the books coming out (or already released) for younger readers including Rey’s Story, Rey’s Survival Guide, and the Little Golden Book based on The Force Awakens.
  • New reference guides coming from Dan Wallace and Pablo Hidalgo! We are pretty excited about these.
  • We discuss and review the novel Star Wars: Aftermath.

Aftermath

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The Lost Stars – SWBW #49

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We are right in the middle of the Holidays and The Forces Awakens is only days away. And to top it off we have a brand new episode of Star Wars Bookworms gift wrapped and ready to be opened. Be of good cheer!

  • Teresa gives us the low down on her Star Wars Christmas decorations, and Aaron admits his are a little bit lame.
  • We briefly touch on the upcoming release of The Force Awakens. Only 6 more days!
  • We discuss and review one of our favorite novels of the new canon, Lost Stars.

Lost Stars

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Dark Disciples – SWBW #46

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Quinlan Vos, Asajj Ventress, the dark side, lightsabers, passion, betrayal, sacrifice.. what more can you ask for in a Star Wars novel?

We were so excited to review Dark Disciple that we spent the whole episode talking about it!

And Teresa may have cried at some point.. and for some reason talked about dolphins.. you just have to listen.

dark disciple

 

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Heir to the Jedi.. Finally – SWBW #44

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We told you we would eventually get to it. Our Heir to the Jedi review and more in this episode of Star Wars Bookworms.

  • We are finishing up X-wing: Rogue Squadron in the Goodreads book club and we will be moving on to Dark Disciple for the month of August.
  • Teresa gives her brief thoughts on Marvel’s Star Wars #7 featuring Obi-Wan Kenobi.
  • New Chewbacca miniseries coming from Marvel. That girl with him looks like trouble.
  • There is an excerpt for Aftermath featuring Wedge Antilles and Rae Sloane. Aaron gives his thoughts. Teresa doesn’t read excerpts.
  • Lego Star Wars: Small Scenes from a Big Galaxy will feature photographs of Star Wars Legos set up in familiar and humorous scenes. Being Lego fans, Aaron and Teresa are both excited for this one.
  • Kind of comic news, kind of collecting news. Marvel will be releasing mini comics in trading card size featuring 6 issues of Classic Star Wars comics.
  • UK versions of the covers for Moving Target, Smugglers Run, and The Weapon of a Jedi. We want them all!
  • Maybe our biggest disagreement yet, we finally review the novel Heir to the Jedi.

Heir to the Jedi

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Ultimate Star Wars and Friends – SWBW #42

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Star Wars Weekends in going on right now.. and we aren’t there (sad face.) So to keep our minds off of all the fun we are missing, we decided to record another episode of Star Wars Bookworms!

  • The Goodreads book club is moving fast and we can barely keep up. We are wrapping up Lords of the Sith and will be choosing a Legends book for June.
  • Emails are fun. We replied to 5 listener emails which led to discussions on Nomi Sunrider, Han Solo in Rebels, and other random sundries.
  • Not just for kids. We discuss all the Jeffrey Brown Darth Vader books and pick some of our favorite pages. Then we do a flip-through review of his latest, Darth Vader and Friends.
  • New canon, new reference guide. We take a very detailed look at the great new book Ultimate Star Wars.

 

Darth Vader and Friends

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