Star by Star
The New York Times bestselling Star Wars series The New Jedi Order enthralls readers with its epic drama and thrilling adventure. Now readers will pierce the very heart of darkness... It is a solemn time for the New Republic, as the merciless Yuuzhan Vong continue their campaign of destruction.... show more
The New York Times bestselling Star Wars series The New Jedi Order enthralls readers with its epic drama and thrilling adventure. Now readers will pierce the very heart of darkness...
It is a solemn time for the New Republic, as the merciless Yuuzhan Vong continue their campaign of destruction. The brutal enemy has unleashed a savage creature capable of finding—and killing—Jedi Knights. And now Leia Organa Solo faces a terrible ultimatum. If the location of the secret Jedi base is not revealed within one week, the Yuuzhan Vong will blast millions of refugee ships into oblivion.
As the battered but still unbroken Jedi scramble to deal with the newest onslaught, Leia’s son Anakin lays out a daring plan. He will lead a Jedi strike force into the heart of enemy territory in order to sabotage the Yuuzhan Vong’s deadliest weapons. There, with his brother and sister at his side, he will come face-to-face with his destiny—as the New Republic, still fighting the good fight, will come face-to-face with theirs...
Publish date: 2002-10-03
Pages no: 605
Edition language: English
Series: Star Wars: The New Jedi Order (#9)
Reprinted from Goodreads: With the publication of Timothy Zahn’s Hand of Thrawn duology (Specter of the Past and Vision of the Future) and Aaron Allston’s final book of the X-Wing Series, Starfighters of Adumar, the era of Bantam publishing had come to close and a new era began with Del Rey. For m...
In my opinion the best-written NJO book in the series so far, and also longer and more in depth. Star by Star is an important installment in that it is a turning point of the series. This book focuses on the tale of the Myrkr strike team, the group of young Jedi led by Apprentice Anakin Solo, who in...
Too hard to get into. Far too long, with a sub-par writing style, the latter of which is typical of this author. Plus, I already know the ending thanks to an article online that spoiled it without warning.
Action, Characters, and Higher Stakes - This has it allThe Yuuzhan Vong have developed a newer, more fierce weapon against the Jedi: the voxyn, made from vornskyrs and able to "sniff" out and kill Jedi. Luke Skywalker approves Anakin, Jaina, Jacen, and their friends to hunt out the Queen, from whic...
emotional rollercoaster. I cried when Anakin died