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So you want to be a Jedi?: an original retelling of Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back

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Publisher:
Disney/Lucasfilm Press,
Pub. Date:
2015.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Description
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 readers while enhancing the Star Wars experience for core fans of the saga.
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ISBN:
9781484709146
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.4, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
570L
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Full title so you want to be a jedi an original retelling of star wars the empire strikes back
Author gidwitz adam
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-26 23:42:58PM
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display_description Reimagines the second Star Wars film in which Luke Skywalker trains with Yoda to become a Jedi after a rebel defeat on the ice planet Hoth and battles Darth Vader, who reveals a startling secret to Luke during their duel. You are Luke Skywalker, taking your first steps toward becoming the greatest Jedi in the galaxy. But the way will not be easy, and the power of the dark side is strong..
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subject_facet Extraterrestrial beings -- Juvenile fiction, Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction, Life on other planets -- Juvenile fiction, Organa, Leia -- (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Science fiction, Juvenile, Skywalker, Luke -- (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Solo, Han -- (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Star wars fiction, Juvenile, Vader, Darth -- (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Yoda -- (Fictitious character : Lucas) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display So you want to be a Jedi? : an original retelling of Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back
title_full So you want to be a Jedi? : an original retelling of Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back / by New York times best-selling author Adam Gidwitz ; [interior art by Ralph McQuarrie and Joe Johnston]
title_short So you want to be a Jedi? :
title_sub an original retelling of Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back
topic_facet Extraterrestrial beings, Good and evil, Life on other planets, Organa, Leia, Science fiction, Juvenile, Skywalker, Luke, Solo, Han, Star wars fiction, Juvenile, Vader, Darth, Yoda