This Weeks Publications – 9th May 2022

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Welcome to this week’s publications breakdown.

The build up to Disney+’s Obi-Wan Kenobi TV series continues this week with the release of Mike Chen’s Star Wars: Brotherhood. Look out for our review of the book and a very special episode of our Take Cover podcast on Jedi News tomorrow

The scheduled releases for this week will be;

Tuesday 10th May 2022

Star Wars: Brotherhood by Mike Chen
(Del Rey – ISBN 978-1-529-15020-9)
Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker must stem the tide of the raging Clone Wars and forge a new bond as Jedi Knights.
The Clone Wars have begun. Battle lines are being drawn throughout the galaxy. With every world that joins the Separatists, the peace guarded by the Jedi Order is slipping through their fingers.
After an explosion devastates Cato Neimoidia, the jewel of the Trade Federation, the Republic is blamed and the fragile neutrality of the planet is threatened. The Jedi dispatch Obi-Wan Kenobi, one of the Order’s most gifted diplomatic minds, to investigate the crime and maintain the balance that has begun to dangerously shift. As Obi-Wan investigates with the help of a heroic Neimoidian guard, he finds himself working against the Separatists who hope to draw the planet into their conspiracy-and senses the sinister hand of Asajj Ventress in the mists that cloak the planet.
Amid the brewing chaos, Anakin Skywalker rises to the rank of Jedi Knight. Despite the mandate that Obi-Wan travel alone-and his former master’s insistence that he listen this time-Anakin’s headstrong determination means nothing can stop him from crashing the party, and bringing along a promising but conflicted youngling.
Once a Padawan to Obi-Wan, Anakin now finds himself on equal-but uncertain-footing with the man who raised him. The lingering friction between them increases the danger for everyone around them. The two knights must learn a new way to work together-and they must learn quickly, to save Cato Neimoidia and its people from the fires of war. To overcome the threat they face they must grow beyond master and apprentice. They must stand together as brothers.
Formats Available: Hardback, eBook and Audiobook
Available from
Amazon UK and Amazon US

Leia: Princess of Alderaan #2
(Yen Press – ISBN 978-1-975-34477-1)
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…
On planet Crait, Leia met her father, Bail Organa, who was meeting with a mysterious armed group. After Leia learned the truth of her father’s investigation mission, she decides to fight against the Empire herself.  What awaits Leia in the next target, Naboo system?
Available from Amazon UK and Amazon US

Wednesday 11th May 2022

Direct – Gist
Halcyon Legacy #3 (of 5)
(Marvel Comics)
• ANAKIN und PADMÉ are in disguise aboard the HALCYON tracking a senator suspected of having separatist ties!
• But their secret mission will put them on a collision course with ASAJJ VENTRESS!
• And, fifty years later, the ship’s crew risks a desperate escape through a deadly solar storm!

Connecting Variant – Sliney

Variant – Wu

You will be able to find these on sale from your usual high street bookstores, news-stands, and online retailers. Please help support Jedi News by purchasing your books using the links to the Amazon websites in this article – happy reading!

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