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  • Details about William Shakespeare's Star Wars

    William Shakespeare's Star Wars

    Ian Doescher

    Return once more to a galaxy far, far away with this sublime retelling of George Lucas's epic Star Wars in the style of the immortal Bard of Avon. The saga of a wise (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of age, Star Wars abounds with all the valor and villainy of Shakespeare's greatest plays. 'Tis a tale told by fretful droids, full of faithful Wookiees and fearstome Stormtroopers, signifying...pretty much everything. Reimagined in ……more

  • Details about The Art of Rogue One: a Star Wars Story

    The Art of Rogue One: a Star Wars Story

    LucasFilm Ltd. Staff; Doug Chiang (Foreword by); Josh Kushins; Gareth Edwards (Foreword by); Neil Lamont (Foreword by)

    This book is a visual chronicle of the Lucasfilm art department's creation of new worlds, unforgettable characters, and newly imagined droids, vehicles, and weapons for the first movie in the Star Wars Story series-- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story . In the same format and style as Abrams' The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens , the book gives readers unprecedented access to hundreds of concept paintings, sketches, storyboards, matte paintings, and character, costume, and vehicle designs. The Art……more

  • Details about Ultimate Star Wars

    Ultimate Star Wars

    Ryder Windham; Anthony Daniels (Foreword by)

    This comprehensive and wonderfully-detailed encyclopedia explores the characters, creatures, locations, vehicles, technology, and more found throughout the entire Star Wars(tm) galaxy. Ultimate Star Wars is an in-depth visual guide that details storylines and players from the complete Star Wars galaxy, including Star Wars: The Clone Wars(tm) and Star Wars Rebels(tm) . Paste Magazine says, "You'll want to own this masterpiece." It's packed full of information about key characters from Luke Skyw……more

  • Details about The Science of Superheroes and Space Warriors: Lightsabers, Batmobiles, Kryptonite, and More!

    The Science of Superheroes and Space Warriors: Lightsabers, Batmobiles, Kryptonite, and More!

    HowStuffWorks.com Staff

    Meet the biggest superheroes and villains... and find out if you have what it takes to be one Before you can start vanquishing bad guys, it's important to be schooled in saving the world. Packed with quizzes, sidebars, trivia, and more, this sensational book reveals the science behind your favorite superheroes and supervillains and their ultracool devices and weapons, as well as other awesome technologiesfrom the science-fiction realm. Discover: -Ten Star Trek technologies that actually came tru……more

  • Details about Robot Building for Teens

    Robot Building for Teens

    Behnam Salemi

    Robotics--the design and creation of robots--is one of the most exciting and fast-growing areas of technology today. Robots are essentially computers with physical bodies; they can sense their environment, make decisions, and perform actions. They come in all shapes and sizes and are being used in almost every area of society--from business and industry to science, medicine, communications, entertainment, and beyond. While modern robots can be quite complex, the fundamental principles of robot b……more

  • Details about Star Wars

    Star Wars

    Jason Aaron; John Cassaday (Illustrator); Laura Martin (Illustrator)

    Luke Skywalker and the ragtag rebel band opposing the Galactic Empire are fresh off their biggest victory yet - the destruction of the massive Death Star. But the Empire's not toppled yet! Join Luke, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, R2-D2 and the rest of the Rebel Alliance as they fight for freedom against the evil of Darth Vader and his master, the Emperor! But when a Rebel assault goes very wrong, Han and Leia will have to think fast to make their escape... while Luke finds himself f……more

  • Details about Ahsoka

    Ahsoka

    Jason P. Wojtowicz (Designed by); E. K. Johnston

    Fans have long wondered what happened to Ahsoka after she left the Jedi Order near the end of the Clone Wars, and before she re-appeared as the mysterious Rebel operative Fulcrum in Rebels. Finally, her story will begin to be told. Following her experiences with the Jedi and the devastation of Order 66, Ahsoka is unsure she can be part of a larger whole ever again. But her desire to fight the evils of the Empire and protect those who need it will lead her right to Bail Organa, and the Rebel Alli……more

  • Details about Shattered Empire

    Shattered Empire

    Marvel Comics Staff (Text by); Marco Chechetto (Illustrator); Greg Rucka (Text by)

    Part of the Lucasfilms Journey to the Force Awakens publishing campaign, this is THE book to read before Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It is the official prequel describing the events between Return of the Jedi and the newest film, Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens.…more

  • Details about Carve the Mark

    Carve the Mark

    Veronica Roth

    Fans of Star Wars and Divergent will revel in internationally bestselling author Veronica Roth's stunning new science-fiction fantasy series. On a planet where violence and vengeance rule, in a galaxy where some are favored by fate, everyone develops a currentgift, a unique power meant to shape the future. While most benefit from their currentgifts, Akos and Cyra do not--their gifts make them vulnerable to others' control. Can they reclaim their gifts, their fates, and their lives, and reset th……more

  • Details about Iluminae

    Iluminae

    Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

    "The planet Kerenza is attacked, and Kady and Ezra find themselves on a space fleet fleeing the enemy, while their ship's artificial intelligence system and a deadly plague may be the end of them all"-- Provided by publisher.…more

  • Details about Empress of a Thousand Skies

    Empress of a Thousand Skies

    Rhoda Belleza

    For fans of Pierce Brown and Firefly comes an epic sci-fi fantasy that Kiersten White, author of And I Darken , calls "dazzling--an adventure as sweeping in scope as the galaxies it spans!" Empress Rhee, also known as Crown Princess Rhiannon Ta'an, is the sole surviving heir to a powerful dynasty. She'll stop at nothing to avenge her family and claim her throne. Fugitive Aly has risen above his war refugee origins to find fame as the dashing star of a DroneVision show. But when he's falsely……more