May the 4th be with you! Today is Star Wars day, and what better way to celebrate than reading or watching something from a galaxy far, far away? Well, there is going to Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland. If you have the money and time. But, the library is free! So make Jocasta Nu proud and visit us today!
Star Wars Graphic Novels
Star Wars. Vol. 1, Skywalker Strikes by Jason Aaron
It's an older book, but it checks out. This is the start of an excellent (ongoing) run of comics from Marvel. This takes place between Episode IV (A New Hope) and Episode V (The Empire Strikes Back), with the rebels on the run after destroying the Death Star. The empire seeks the name of the hotshot pilot who pulled that off. Luke returns to Tatooine to learn about Obi Wan Kenobi while Han and Leia go on a secret mission.
Jedi Academy by Jeffrey Brown
First volume in a children's graphic novel series! When Roan's application to pilot school is rejected, he finds he has been invited to study under Master Yoda at the Jedi Academy.
Star Wars Princess Leia by Mark Waid
A series that focuses on Leia Organa! In the aftermath of the Rebel Alliance's victory, Princess Leia grapples with her loss as a new mission finds her in the underground world of Sullust.
Star Wars Adventures. The Clone Wars. Battle Tales by Michael Moreci
While Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, and other Jedi Knights fight against incredible odds, two Republic squadrons must hold their position against an encroaching droid army of the Separatists. Pinned down for the duration, Commander Cody, Captain Rex, and other clones swap war stories that feature your favorite characters from The Clone Wars animated series, such as Padme Amidala, General Grievous, and many more!
Star Wars. The Legends of Luke Skywalker the Manga by Akira Himekawa
Who is Luke Skywalker? Across the galaxies many have heard his name, but few have met the legendary Jedi. There are those who call him a merciless war criminal, others say he's not even a human, but a droid! Whether he is myth or man, those who claim they've encountered the elusive Luke Skywalker all have an unforgettable adventure to share.
Smuggler's Run by Alec Worley
Set between A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back, the story follows Han Solo and Chewbacca as they fly the Millennium Falcon on a top-secret mission for the Rebellion!