Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes: An Expanded Universe Is Born Audiobook | Timothy Zahn, Betsy Mitchell (editor) | Audible.com
We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes: An Expanded Universe Is Born | [Timothy Zahn, Betsy Mitchell (editor)]

Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes: An Expanded Universe Is Born

Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes is a special recording that features new commentary by author Timothy Zahn and editor Betsy Mitchell, written for the 20th anniversary edition of Heir to the Empire, read by Zahn and Mitchell. Included here is audio from the that new unabridged recording to enhance their comments.
Regular Price:$21.00
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes is a special recording that features new commentary by author Timothy Zahn and editor Betsy Mitchell, written for the 20th anniversary edition of Heir to the Empire, read by Zahn and Mitchell. Included here is audio from the that new unabridged recording to enhance their comments.

The biggest event in the history of Star Wars books, Heir to the Empire follows the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia after they led the Rebel Alliance to victory in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi.

Download the accompanying reference guide.

©2011 Timothy Zahn (P)2011 Random House

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.5 (47 )
5 star
 (30)
4 star
 (14)
3 star
 (2)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (1)
Overall
4.5 (42 )
5 star
 (27)
4 star
 (12)
3 star
 (1)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (0)
Story
4.5 (42 )
5 star
 (26)
4 star
 (13)
3 star
 (2)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (1)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Ramy Sydney, Australia 05-22-12
    Ramy Sydney, Australia 05-22-12 Member Since 2013
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Empire of Dreams"
    If you could sum up Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes in three words, what would they be?

    Informative. Fun. Insightful.


    What other book might you compare Star Wars: Heir to the Empire: Behind the Scenes to and why?

    There isn't another book quite like it. I wish more books took this behind the scenes approach especially with the other Star Wars novels. I would love to hear behind the scenes on the major Star Wars novels. Darth Plagueis I'm looking at you!


    Have you listened to any of Timothy Zahn and Betsy Mitchell ’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    I have not heard their previous works. This is my first foray but from that alone I was very impressed it felt like a DVD documentary but for books. I loved every moment of it.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    This book gave me another dimension to the story from the author's POV. I wish it was longer! It had everything. There were plenty of surprises on how it came to be which left me giddy.


    Any additional comments?

    I highly recommend this to anyone who loves Star Wars in general but also is curious on the inner workings of the author's journey in making such a tale, this is for you.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Steven Grand Rapids, MI, United States 10-23-11
    Steven Grand Rapids, MI, United States 10-23-11 Member Since 2006

    Yodaman70

    HELPFUL VOTES
    12
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    51
    8
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    4
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Takes a little time to get used to"

    The information is very interesting that is presented. However the playing a bit of the book and then fading out to a Timothy Zahn or Betsy Mitchell comment takes a bit to get used to. Kind of like watching a movie with commetary track on.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 1-2 of 2 results

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

CANCEL

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.