Del Rey to Give Away Advanced Copies of Heir to the Jedi

Heir to the JediIf you, like us, are eagerly awaiting getting your hands on another Star Wars book to read, you may be in luck. Today Del Rey announced on their Star Wars Books Facebook page that they will be giving away advanced copies of Kevin Hearne’s upcoming novel Heir to the Jedi during Monday’s airing of Rebels. They will reveal on Monday how to enter to win, so if you’re interested be sure to check their page then. You can read the full announcement here.

And if you don’t end up being one of the lucky winners, Heir to the Jedi will be released in hardcover, ebook, and audio formats on March 3.

New Tarkin Excerpt Posted on the Official Site

tarkinWith only a few days before its official release, the official Star Wars site posted an exclusive excerpt of the upcoming novel Tarkin by James Luceno. You can read the excerpt here and check out Bria’s spoiler-free review of the book here.

Tarkin will be released in hardback, ebook, and audio formats this coming Tuesday, November 4.

Heir to the Jedi and Lords of the Sith Release Dates Pushed Back

Lords of the Sith Heir to the JediDel Rey announced on their Star Wars Books Facebook page today that the release dates for the next two adult-targeted Star Wars Expanded Universe novels, Kevin Hearn’s Heir to the Jedi and Paul S. Kemp’s Lords of the Sith, have been pushed back, though, happily, not by much. Heir to the Jedi will now be released on March 3 while Lords of the Sith will be coming out on April 28. You can read their announcement here.

(via Club Jade)

New Tarkin Excerpts

tarkinYesterday Del Rey posted another Tarkin mini-excerpt to their Star Wars Books Facebook page. Check it out here.

And also according to the Star Wars Books Facebook page, Star Wars Insider issue 153 comes out on October 22 and will contain another excerpt from the novel. Read more about that here.

Tarkin, by James Luceno, will be released in hardback and ebook formats on November 4.