Star Wars: The Rising Storm (The High Republic): (Star Wars: the High Republic Book 2) - Star Wars: The High Republic (Hardback)Cavan Scott (author)
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The heroes of the High Republic era return to face a shattered peace and a fearsome foe, following the dramatic events of Light of the Jedi.
In the wake of the Great Hyperspace Disaster and the heroism of the Jedi, the Republic continues to grow, bringing more worlds together under a single unified banner. Under the leadership of Chancellor Lina Soh, the spirit of unity extends throughout the galaxy, with the Jedi and the newly established Starlight Beacon station at the vanguard.
In celebration, the chancellor plans The Republic Fair, a showcase of the possibilities and the peace of the expanding Republic-a peace the Jedi hope to foster. Stellan Gios, Bell Zettifar, Elzar Mann, and others join the event as ambassadors of harmony. But as the eyes of the galaxy turn toward the Fair, so too does the fury of the Nihil. Their leader, Marchion Ro, is intent on destroying this unity. His storm descends on the pageantry and celebration, sowing chaos and exacting revenge.
As the Jedi struggle to curb the carnage of the rampaging Nihil, they come face-to-face with the true fear their enemy plans to unleash across the galaxy-the kind of fear from which even the Force cannot shield them.
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 685 g
Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 39 mm
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“Strong continuation of the High Republic story”
While I prefer Charles Soule’s first HR novel ‘light of the Jedi’, The Rising Storm picks up from that and keeps the story going strong. New characters and a focus on some already explored in the previous novels make... More
Would highly recommend to any Star Wars fans out there!!
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