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Jedi Academy: Star Wars: Jedi Academy Series, Book 1

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Series:
Jedi Academy volume 1.
Publisher:
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Pub. Date:
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Language:
English
Description
New York Times bestselling author/illustrator Jeffrey Brown takes readers to a middle school in a galaxy far, far away . . . .

This incredible, original story captures all of the humour, awkwardness, fun, and frustrations of middle school -- all told through one boy's comics, journal entries, letters, doodles, and newspaper clippings. The setting? A galaxy far, far away . . .

Roan's one dream is to leave home and attend Pilot Academy like his older brother, father, and grandfather. But just as Roan is mysteriously denied entrance to Pilot School, he is invited to attend Jedi Academy -- a school that he didn't apply to and only recruits children when they are just a few years old. That is, until now.

This inventive novel follows Roan's first year at Jedi Academy where, under the tutelage of Master Yoda, he learns that he possesses more strength and potential than he could have ever dreamed. Oh, and he learns other important things too -- like how to make a baking soda volcano, fence with a lightsaber, slow dance with a girl, and lift boulders with the Force.

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ISBN:
9780545609999
9780545535502
9780545505178
Reading Level:
MG
Level 3.8, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 650L
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Grouped Work ID f9f32e15-2964-4f81-ac3e-4630cbe33178
Full title jedi academy
Author brown jeffrey
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:14:15PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 23:55:37PM

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display_description "My whole life I planned on going to pilot school like the rest of my friends--then I got rejected! Along came a little green guy named Yoda who invited me to Jedi Academy. Now I'm at a school with aliens, robots, and lightsaber-wielding bullies who can lift things with their minds! How am I supposed to compete with that? As if starting middle school wasn't hard enough..." The story of Roan Novachez, Jedi Academy student, is told through comics, journal entries, letters, doodles, and newspaper clippings. This incredible, original story from author/illustrator Jeffrey Brown captures all of the humor, awkwardness, fun, and frustrations of middle school ... in a galaxy far, far away.
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subject_facet Graphic novels, Juvenile, Life on other planets -- Comic books, strips, etc, Middle schools -- Comic books, strips, etc, Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
title_display Jedi Academy
title_full Jedi Academy / by Jeffrey Brown, Jedi Academy Star Wars: Jedi Academy Series, Book 1
title_short Jedi Academy
title_sub Star Wars: Jedi Academy Series, Book 1
topic_facet Comic and Graphic Books, Graphic novels, Juvenile, Juvenile Fiction, Life on other planets, Middle schools, Science Fiction, Science fiction comic books, strips, etc