51 books in series
Discover the thrilling world of Star Wars beyond the blockbuster films and follow the journeys of a wide variety of characters through familiar and unfamiliar planets and paths.
Meet members of the insidious Empire and the opposing Rebel Forces. Follow the story of the dark side of the Force explored by the Sith, or the light side used by the Jedi council. Dive into the pasts and futures of favorite characters like Anakin and Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Obi Wan Kenobi, Rey, Ashoka, and Padmé Amidala, along with many more. Each of the different installments in the series follows old favorites and new heroes through the ins and outs of life on numerous planets. Get all the exciting details that the movies couldn’t show you, with themes of political intrigue, love, Force training, drama, galaxy- and life-changing choices, and capers aplenty.
The series is written by numerous authors, featuring many different narrators to guide you through each journey. From full casts representing dozens of characters to single narrators that carry you through the story from beginning to end, each new voice brings a fresh approach to the Star Wars story. You won’t have any difficulty tuning into something that happened a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away.
Building on the success of the Star Wars movies and original comics, The Walt Disney Corporation, which acquired Lucasfilm, began releasing novels in 2014. Their stories revisit the events of the films as well as expand the Star Wars universe to new reaches. Disney looked to restructure the Star Wars canon, with each new novel offering fresh perspectives and different versions of the galaxy. The novels ride the reignited Star Wars craze sparked by the release of Star Wars, Episode VII in 2015.
With more than 50 audiobooks, this series has created a fascinating new cast of side characters and stories that will continue to grow as long as the Star Wars fan base keeps demanding more adventures.