Star Wars Novels (Listening Library)

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Star Wars: A New Hope: The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy Publisher's Summary

The galaxy is at war.

Although the Rebel Alliance has won a few battles against the Empire, hope is fading. The Empire is about to finish building the greatest weapon the galaxy has ever seen - the Death Star. The rebels' only chance to defeat it now lies in the unlikely hands of a princess, a scoundrel, and a farm boy....

Acclaimed New York Times best-selling author Alexandra Bracken delivers a captivating retelling of Star Wars: A New Hope like you've never experienced before. Since the premier of the original film, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and Luke Skywalker have become iconic, larger-than-life characters. The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy takes a deeper look at these three heroes as they join forces to defeat the evil that threatens their entire galaxy.

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  • Book 1

    • Star Wars: A New Hope: The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy

    • By: Alexandra Bracken
    • Narrated by: Marc Thompson, Rebecca Soler
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 743
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 680
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 675

    The galaxy is at war. Although the Rebel Alliance has won a few battles against the Empire, hope is fading. The Empire is about to finish building the greatest weapon the galaxy has ever seen - the Death Star. The rebels' only chance to defeat it now lies in the unlikely hands of a princess, a scoundrel, and a farm boy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT retelling of the original story

    • By go1den3ye on 09-28-15

    Regular price: $28.00

  • Book 2

    • Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back: So You Want to Be a Jedi?

    • By: Adam Gidwitz
    • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 323
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 306
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 301

    Acclaimed New York Times best-selling author Adam Gidwitz delivers a captivating retelling of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back like you've never experienced before, infusing the iconic, classic tale of good versus evil with a unique perspective and narrative style that will speak directly to today's young listeners while enhancing the Star Wars experience for core fans of the saga.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Horrible choice of storytelling

    • By go1den3ye on 09-28-15

    Regular price: $28.00

  • Book 3

    • Star Wars: Return of the Jedi: Beware the Power of the Dark Side!

    • By: Tom Angleberger
    • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 282
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 262

    Acclaimed New York Times best-selling author Tom Angleberger delivers a captivating retelling of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi like you've never experienced before, infusing the iconic, classic tale of good versus evil with a unique perspective and narrative style that will speak directly to today's young listeners while enhancing the Star Wars experience for core fans of the saga.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well done. I really enjoyed this retelling.

    • By robert mosley on 11-04-15

    Regular price: $28.00