John Jackson Miller
As tensions escalate on Tatooine between the farmers and a tribe of Sand People led by a ruthless war chief, Ben finds himself drawn into the fight, endangering the very mission that brought him to the desert planet.
When eighteen-year-old Kerra Holt, a Jedi Knight on her first mission, is left deep in Sith space without any support or resources, she realizes how unprepared she is, but will not abandon the Jedi's mission to help the colony the Republic has abandoned to Sith control.
When Star Wars: A New Hope was first released in 1977, part of its appeal was that the world it presented felt alive. Landspeeders and starships were dirty. Droids broke down. And it was filled with cool, weird, and really weird background characters. (Really, just take a look around the Mos Eisley cantina.) Never mind Han, Luke, Leia, Darth Vader, and Obi-Wan. Who were these other guys? What was their story? Just seeing them brought up questions...