FICTION BOOKS (kids)

Do you want to know all there is to know about upcoming Star Wars (kids fiction) books? Look no further and check out this page!

Below the shortlist is a complete listing with solicitations, publisher info, and pre-order links! Click on the covers and preview-images to see a bigger image! 

Note that prices given are Suggested Retail Prices (SRP). Pre-order prices at the Amazon-links are usually lower!

Enjoy! Happy reading and collecting!!!!

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shortlist kids fiction

October 4, 2019 (Triple Force Friday)

STAR WARS: FIRST ORDER VILLAINS

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

World of Reading, Level 2

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: RESISTANCE HEROES

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

World of Reading, Level 2

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: WE ARE THE RESISTANCE

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

December 17, 2019

STAR WARS: THE GALAXY NEEDS YOU

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

February 11, 2020

STAR WARS: R2-D2 IS LOST!

A Droid Tales Book

hardcover (USA)

March 3, 2020

STAR WARS: THE SAGA UNFOLDS

An Illustrated Timeline

hardcover (USA)

April 7, 2020

LEGO STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

DK Readers Level 2

hardcover/softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: I AM A PADAWAN

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

May 5, 2020 

STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

September 8, 2020 

STAR WARS: THIS IS LUKE

World of Reading, Level 1

softcover (USA)

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OCTOBER 4, 2019

STAR WARS: FIRST ORDER VILLAINS

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

World of Reading, Level 2

softcover (USA)

publisher info:
written by Michael Siglain
illustrated by Diogo Saito & Luigi Aimé
softcover (32 pages)

ISBN 978-1-368-05244-3

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

Meet the sinister Kylo Ren and the rest of the vile villains of the fearsome First Order from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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STAR WARS: RESISTANCE HEROES

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

World of Reading, Level 2

softcover (USA)

publisher info:
written by Michael Siglain
illustrated by Diogo Saito & Luigi Aimé
softcover (32 pages)

ISBN 978-1-368-05245-0

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

Meet Rey, Finn, Poe and the rest of heroes of the Resistance who are fighting to save the save the galaxy from the evil First Order.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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STAR WARS: WE ARE THE RESISTANCE

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Elizabeth Schaeffer

illustrated by Alan Baston
hardcover (24 pages)

ISBN 978-0-593-11836-8

Penguin Random House / Golden Books

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

An all-new Star Wars Little Golden Book!

Can Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, General Leia, Chewbacca, and the brave Resistance save the galaxy from Kylo Ren and the evil First Order? Featuring stunning retro illustrations, this Little Golden Book is perfect for Star Wars fans of all ages!

from the starwars.com announcement:

Join Leia, Rey, Finn, Poe, Chewbacca, Rose, BB-8 and all the brave heroes of the Resistance in their fight against the First Order! Featuring stunning retro-stylized illustrations, this book includes iconic scenes from The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi, and The Rise of Skywalker.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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DECEMBER 17, 2019

STAR WARS: THE GALAXY NEEDS YOU

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Caitlin Kennedy
illustrated by Eda Kaban
hardcover (48 pages)
Disney-Lucasfilm Press

ISBN 978-1-368-05182-8

$ 17.99

solicitation copy:

Have you ever stopped to think about how there is nobody else in the galaxy who is exactly like you? This empowering picture book celebrates young heroes-in-the-making and features illustrations that follow Rey on her own hero’s journey.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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FEBRUARY 11, 2020

STAR WARS: R2-D2 IS LOST!

A Droid Tales Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Caitlin Kennedy

illustrated by Brian Kesinger

hardcover (64 pages)

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

ISBN 978-1-368-05328-0

$ 10.99

solicitation copy:

The droids are in for an Endor-able adventure! While C-3PO is pleased to once again be treated like a god by the Ewoks, and BB-8 is curious about his new furry companions, R2-D2 finds himself in a camping experience gone wrong when he comes across a small Ewok in need of help. With charming illustrations by Brian Kesinger, this next installment of the fun new Droid Tales picture book series is a delightful addition to any youngling’s growing library.

from Brian Kesinger’s twitter:

Lucasfilm and Disney press just announced my second book in the droid tales series: R2D2 is lost! This story will take place on everyone’s favorite forest moon. I’m thrilled to be designing a brand new Ewok character for the story!

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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MARCH 3, 2020

STAR WARS: THE SAGA UNFOLDS

An Illustrated Timeline

board book (USA)

publisher info:

board book (144 pages)

Abrams Books

ISBN 978-1-4197-4122-7

$ 19.99

solicitation copy:

Watch the saga unfold with the turn of a page in this one-of-a-kind gift book

This groundbreaking storybook brings the saga to life like never before. As you turn the pages, one epic and seamlessly captivating illustration, printed on an accordion fold, moves forward with you—each section transitioning into the next to tell the story of a galaxy far, far away. Star Wars: The Saga Unfoldsspans the series, and is perfect for young padawans, their Jedi Masters, and everyone in between.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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APRIL 7, 2020

LEGO STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

DK Readers Level 2

hardcover/softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Ruth Amos

hardcover (48 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-7908-2

$ 16.99

written by Ruth Amos

softcover (48 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-7907-5

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

Join the ultimate battle for the LEGO Star Wars galaxy with new movie The Rise of Skywalker!

Learn all about the heroes’ top secret mission! Travel the galaxy with the Resistance heroes. Discover new planets and new friends. Find out about the First Order’s plot to rule the galaxy! Can the heroes defeat the villains?

Combining DK’s four-level reading scheme with the popular LEGO Star Wars theme, this level 2 LEGO Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will help kids learn to read – and to love reading. Exciting images, simple vocabulary and a fun quiz will engage young readers and help them build confidence in reading.

links:

USA: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

UK: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

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STAR WARS: I AM A PADAWAN

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Ashley Eckstein
illustrated by Shane Clester
hardcover (24 pages)
Little Golden Books
ISBN 978-0-7364-4046-2
$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

Meet Ahsoka Tano, a brave Jedi-in-training–also known as a Padawan–in this Star Wars Little Golden Book written by Ashley Eckstein!

This Little Golden Book follows the journey of Ahsoka Tano, a brave Padawan from the epic Star Wars space saga, as she learns the mysterious ways of the Force from her Jedi teachers Anakin Skywalker, Yoda, and Obi-Wan Kenobi. Written by Ashley Eckstein, the voice of Ahsoka Tano in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels animated series, this beautifully-illustrated book is perfect for Star Wars–and Little Golden Book–fans of all ages!

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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MAY 5, 2020

STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:
hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4628-4

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Join Luke Skywalker as he meets Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, Chewbacca, and Princess Leia in this hardcover book with a die-cut cover!

The galaxy is at war. The Empire is growing stronger. And the brave Rebel Alliance needs to do everything in its power stop them! This retelling of the 1977 film Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope takes readers on a journey to a galaxy far, far away and introduces Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and all their rebel friends as they set out to the destroy the Death Star. Star Wars fans of all ages will enjoy reliving the Skywalker saga in this beautifully illustrated storybook.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:
hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-46XX-X

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

As Luke Skywalker trains with Jedi Master Yoda and discovers the power of the Force, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and all their rebel friends set out on an epic journey to defeat the evil Empire in this illustrated hardcover storybook!

The Force is strong with Luke Skywalker, but he must learn how to control his emotions in order to defeat Darth Vader and the Empire in this retelling of the 1980 film Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. Join Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and all of their rebel friends as they discover the power of the Force in a galaxy far, far away. Star Wars fans of all ages will enjoy reliving the Skywalker saga in this beautifully illustrated storybook.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:
hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4630-7

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and all their rebel friends will do everything they can to defeat Darth Vader and the evil Empire once and for all in this illustrated hardcover storybook!

Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and all their rebel friends are back to continue the fight against Darth Vader and the Empire in this retelling of the 1983 film Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi. Readers can follow the heroes to Tatooine, Endor, and many other familiar places as they seek to destroy the new, bigger Death Star and save a galaxy far, far away. Star Wars fans of all ages will enjoy reliving the Skywalker saga in this beautifully illustrated storybook.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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SEPTEMBER 8, 2020

STAR WARS: THIS IS LUKE

World of Reading, Level 1

softcover (USA)

publisher info:
softcover (32 pages)

ISBN 978-1-368-05725-7

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

This Level 1 early reader with stickers introduces young fans and reluctant readers to Luke Skywalker, one of the most iconic characters from the Star Wars Saga and features a fun new illustration style from the celebrated Galaxy of Adventures animation shorts (now streaming on the Star Wars Kids YouTube channel). Padawans learning to read will love this fresh take on a format parents know and trust.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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