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

February 11, 2020

STAR WARS: R2-D2 IS LOST!

A Droid Tales Book

hardcover (USA)

March 3, 2020

STAR WARS UNFOLDS: THE ORIGINAL TRILOGY

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: THE FORCE AWAKENS

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THIS IS LUKE

World of Reading, Level 1

softcover (USA)

September 22, 2020

STAR WARS EPISODES I – IX

Little Golden Book Library

hardcover boxed set (USA)

October 6, 2020

STAR WARS: A JEDI, YOU WILL BE

hardcover (USA)

November 3, 2020

5-MINUTE STAR WARS STORIES (REFRESH)

hardcover (USA)

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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 UNFOLDS: THE ORIGINAL TRILOGY

board book (USA)

publisher info:

board book (24 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 Unfolds spans 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.

preview:

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:
written by Ryder Windham

illustrated by Brian Rood

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.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Ryder Windham

illustrated by Brian Rood

hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4629-1

$ 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:

written by Ryder Windham

illustrated by Brian Rood

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.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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SEPTEMBER 8, 2020

STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

illustrated by Brian Rood

hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4631-4

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Join Rey, Finn, BB-8, and all their Resistance friends as they set out to stop the First Order from finding Luke Skywalker in a galaxy far, far away.

Set 30 years after Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1983) and the fall of the evil Galactic Empire, Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) tells the story of the villainous Kylo Ren and the rising threat of the First Order. Only the fledgling Resistance, led by General Leia Organa, stand in the First Order’s way from taking control of the galaxy. Join a young scavenger named Rey, and a defector from the First Order known as Finn, as they join the battle to save the galaxy. 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 LAST JEDI

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

illustrated by Brian Rood

hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4635-2

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

In a galaxy far, far away, General Leia Organa, Rey, Finn, Poe, and all their Resistance friends try to stop the First Order in this hardcover storybook.

In the 2017 film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rey has found Luke Skywalker and must learn the ways of the Force before it’s too late! Join General Leia Organa, Finn, Poe, and all their Resistance friends as they set out to stop the First Order in in this retelling of the film. 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 RISE OF SKYWALKER

Disney Die-Cut Classic

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

illustrated by Brian Rood

hardcover (72 pages)

Studio Fun International

ISBN 978-0-7944-4632-9

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Join Rey, Finn, Poe, and all their Resistance friends as they take their final stand against the First Order.

In the 2019 film, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the Resistance must do everything it can to stop Supreme Leader Kylo Ren from ruling the galaxy. Join Rey, Finn, Poe, and all their friends as they take their final stand against the First Order in this retelling of the film. 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: 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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SEPTEMBER 22, 2020

STAR WARS EPISODES I – IX

Little Golden Book Library

hardcover boxed set (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover boxed set (216 pages)
Little Golden Books
ISBN 978-0-7364-4088-2
$ 44.91

solicitation copy:

Little Golden Book retellings of all nine films in the Star Wars Skywalker saga in one collectible boxed set!

All nine films in the epic Star Wars Skywalker space saga–The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, Revenge of the Sith, A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi, and The Rise of Skywalker–are retold in this Little Golden Book collection! Featuring stunning retro illustrations, this boxed set of nine Little Golden Books is perfect for Star Wars fans and Little Golden Book collectors of all ages!

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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OCTOBER 6, 2020

STAR WARS: A JEDI, YOU WILL BE

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Preeti Chhibber

illustrated by Mike Deas

hardcover

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

from the announcement:

A Jedi, You Will Be is an adorable new Star Wars picture book from Disney/Lucasfilm that recalls the touching training scene in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back on the planet Dagobah.

Written by Preeti Chhibber and lovingly illustrated by Mike Deas, this sparkling release is a little Star Wars gem that should be judged not by its size. Its simple story allows readers to learn how to use the Force in this humorous, stylized all-ages book narrated by everybody’s favorite green-skinned Jedi Master, Yoda.

It arrives Oct. 6 to help celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Academy Award-winning film deemed by legions to be the finest in the entire Star Wars Saga.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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NOVEMBER 3, 2020

5-MINUTE STAR WARS STORIES (REFRESH)

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:
hardcover (208 pages)

ISBN 978-1-368-05187-3

Disney-Lucasfilm Press

$ 14.99

solicitation copy:

A refresh of 2015’s 5-Minute Star Wars Stories, this collection features twelve all-new tales that retell iconic scenes from Episodes I-IX.

links:

USA: amazon 

UK: amazon 

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