Star Wars: From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker (Star Wars, #4)
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 12th 1977
Publisher: Del Rey Books
Pages no: 220
Edition language: English
Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Media Tie In
, Space Opera
, Star Wars
Series: Star Wars: Novelizations (#4)
This book was the novelization of the original Star Wars movie. I have not seen the movie in quite some time, but other than a few very minor points, I think this followed the film completely. It was entertaining to read and as books tend to do, it had the reader look more deeply into the thoughts...
I thought this was a good book adaptation of a movie (a lot of them are dodgy). I believe that Alan Dean Foster contributed to it??? (not 100% sure, though). It certainly doesn't seem George Lucas' style of writing, but I guess it could be. Whatever the case, it is well written and I have read it ma...
Re-reading this book (and series) for review purposes.
"If not stopped soon enough, evil eventually reaches out to engulf all men."Luke Skywalker, a young farm lad on the remote world of Tatooine, discovers two mysterious droids, R2-D2 and C-3PO. R2-D2 contains a message of a beautiful woman, Princess Leia, who is in danger and requires the aid of Jedi ...
As a novelisation, this book falls far short. As an independent work of science-fiction, it falls even shorter. Alan Dean Foster is capable of far better than this.The book itself is scene-for-scene a replication of the movie, which often feels awkward. The writing itself overflows with pointless...
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