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Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Backlash Audiobook

Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Backlash

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Repercussions from the dark side's fatal seduction of Jacen Solo and the mysterious plague of madness afflicting young Jedi continue to wreak havoc galaxy-wide. Having narrowly escaped the deranged Force worshippers known as the Mind Walkers, and a deadly Sith hit squad, Luke and Ben Skywalker are in pursuit of the now masterless Sith apprentice. It is a chase that leads to the forbidding planet Dathomir, where an enclave of powerful dark-side Force-wielders will give Vestara the edge she needs to escape - and where the Skywalkers will be forced into combat for their quarry and their lives.

Meanwhile, Han and Leia have completed their own desperate mission, shuttling madness-stricken Jedi from Coruscant to a safe haven in the Transitory Mists and beyond the grasp of Galactic Alliance Chief of State Natasi Daala. But the bold maneuver has intensified Daalas fury, and she is determined to shatter Jedi Order resistance once and for all.

Yet no greater threat exists than that which still waits in the depths of the distant Maw Cluster: a being of pure, ravenous dark-side energy named Abeloth calls out across the stars to Jedi and Sith alike. For some it may be the ultimate source of answers crucial to their survival. For others it could be the ultimate weapon of conquest. But for all, it is a game-changing and life-altering encounter of untold magnitude and a tactical gambit with unimaginable consequences.

More in the Fate of the Jedi series we have. And listen to all of our Star Wars titles you can!

©2010 Aaron Allston (P)2010 Random House

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    daniel sheets 04-01-15 Member Since 2017
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    "Getting better and better."
    If you could sum up Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Backlash in three words, what would they be?

    This series is great. The story gets better as it goes with this one being very exciting to listen to. It was full of epic battles and twisting plots that had me on the edge of my seat. I can't wait to listen to the next book in the series Allies.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Definitely Luke Skywalker is the man but, Vistara Kai has my attention. im very curious about where this character is going in this series.


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    Oliver Glen Oaks, NY USA 05-02-10
    Oliver Glen Oaks, NY USA 05-02-10
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    "Engaging"

    I really liked the audio-back version of Backlash. March Thompson really helps bring the story to life with his impersonations of the various characters. His Luke Skywalker and Han Solo voices are pretty dead-on and really sound like Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford, making them truly sound like the characters.

    His characterizations of the Sith, the Dathomiri, The GA officials, Imperial officials, and other characters give a sense of the story that just reading the book the normal way does not.

    I'd highly recommend any Star Wars audiobook who has Marc Thompson as the narrator/character voices.

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    Jonny Uptown 08-24-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Another Fine Story of this Series"

    No Kevin Thompson abridging. Clever Story telling by Mark Thompson. While the first in series remains the best... I enjoyed this as well.

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    Stephen W. Hieke JR. 05-23-17
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    I love these books and wish they were not legend. if you love star wars you l
    will love these books.

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    Mark Bowser 01-23-17
    Mark Bowser 01-23-17 Member Since 2008

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    "Fun story! Great audio production"

    If you love Star Wars...then you will love this series of books.

    Scroll up and get yours today!

    Mark Bowser
    Author of "Jesus, Take the Wheel" and "Sales Success"
    Amazon.com/author/markbowser

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    "Pulls you in and doesn't let go!"

    This book and the other books in the Fate of the Jedi series are amazing! Marc Thompson makes everything seem so real. My favorite book, in the series so far, is Abyss! Both are a must read! I'm looking forward to finishing the entire series!

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    Bindusara United States 10-06-16
    Bindusara United States 10-06-16 Member Since 2015
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    "another solid performance"

    I love the radio drama performance of this series. perfect commute listening. pick it up!

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    Scott donovan 09-22-16 Member Since 2011
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    "Perhaps my favourite of the series so far"

    An excellent production and performance as always, and this is perhaps the best paced story so far, with a decent balance of Charector development and action in the star wars universe. Also some great humour through the story which has been lacking so far.

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    kyle 07-14-16
    kyle 07-14-16 Member Since 2017
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    "great character interaction"

    this book like many others by arron was fantastic at creating beautiful and brutall characters and their interactions between one another.

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    Reginald C Fewell FPO, AE United States 07-07-16
    Reginald C Fewell FPO, AE United States 07-07-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Awesomeness"

    Awesomely Narrated!!! Truly every detail of the story and the fantastic way it is presented. Can turn any syfy lover into a Starbucks Wars fan.

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  • Dan Rouge Wolf
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    "the forces "

    it's a great read that you very mush to enjoy so much.
    a well read story out of this world

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  • Mr. OJS
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    "Story dragged"

    Narrator excellent as always. Production good. Story dragged on and on. Author paid by the page for this one. But I ploughed on regardless.

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    "A great adventure"
    Would you listen to Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Backlash again? Why?

    Yes, a great adventure with great characters and plenty of links back to previous books.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I liked watching (listening) to Luke learning more and more to trust in Ben's investigative skills and instincts as they try to figure out what Vistara is really up to.


    What does Marc Thompson bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    Marc Thompson is a fantastic narrator giving each character distinction with the voice he uses.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I would love to have listened to it in one sitting, but I'm not sure I could focus that long! 45 min segments left me wanting more each time.


    Any additional comments?

    A brilliant book in a brilliant series, the intrigue just keeps growing deeper and a cliffhanger? I need the next one now!

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