Non-Fiction (juvenile)

Do you want to know all there is to know about upcoming Star Wars (non-fiction juvenile) 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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October 1, 2019

STAR WARS: BE MORE LANDO

How To Get What You Want (And Look Good Doing It)

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: BE MORE LEIA

Find Your Rebel Voice and Fight the System

hardcover (USA)

October 22, 2019

STAR WARS: THE ULTIMATE POP-UP GALAXY

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

November 5, 2019

STAR WARS DOLLAR ORIGAMI

10 Origami Projects

softcover (USA)

November 12, 2019

STAR WARS: THE SECRETS OF THE JEDI

hardcover (USA)

December 20, 2019

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER – THE GALACTIC GUIDE

hardcover (USA)

also in 2019?

STAR WARS: ENEMIES OF THE EMPIRE

hardcover (UK)

STAR WARS GALACTIC COLLECTION

The Ultimate Star Wars Gift Set

boxed set of 3 softcovers (UK)

March 3, 2020

STAR WARS: BE MORE – BOXED SET

boxed set (USA)

April 7, 2020

STAR WARS: EXTRAORDINARY DROIDS

hardcover (USA)

April 14, 2020

STAR WARS: BOOK OF LISTS

100 Lists Compiling a Galaxy’s Worth of Trivia

hardcover (USA)

April 21, 2020

STAR WARS: HOW TO SPEAK ASTROMECH

With BB-8

hardcover (USA)

August 4, 2020

THE SUPER COOL SCIENCE OF STAR WARS

The Saber-Swirling Science Behind the Death Star, Aliens, and Life in that Galaxy Far, Far Away!

softcover (USA)

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OCTOBER 1, 2019

STAR WARS: BE MORE LANDO

How To Get What You Want (And Look Good Doing It)

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Christian Blauvelt

hardcover (64 pages)
DK Publishing
ISBN 978-1-4654-7898-6
$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

A humorous take on how to get what you want (and how to look good doing it) with the help of Lando Calrissian

Packed with witty career advice for budding entrepreneurs, this Star Wars self-help book is full of brilliant business advice and funny quotes from Lando Calrissian and other Star Wars characters.

As the galaxy’s resident wheeler-dealer, Lando has lots of useful advice for the business novice. If you’re setting up a start-up and want to know how to win over investors, when to back away from a deal, or how to gamble away the fastest starship in the galaxy, this is the book for you! With additional tips from other galactic scoundrels, including Han Solo, Jabba the Hutt, Watto, Qi’ra and even some sound business advice from Yoda, Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi, you’ll be well and truly equipped to grow your amazing new venture and win at life!

The perfect gift for colleagues and friends alike, Star Wars: Be More Lando is a tongue-in-cheek guide to winning over heroes and influencing droids. It features favourite moments from the Star Wars movies alongside hilarious advice and fitting Star Wars quotes.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon hardcover / amazon Kindle

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: BE MORE LEIA

Find Your Rebel Voice and Fight the System

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Christian Blauvelt

hardcover (64 pages)
DK Publishing
ISBN 978-1-4654-7897-9
$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

How to be yourself and fight the system

This novelty Star Wars book is full of wise words and sage advice from the galaxy’s leading rebel, Princess Leia, and many other brave, confident, and radical characters. Full of Star Wars quotes, witty advice, and stills from the iconic movies, this book helps with everything from starting a revolution to succeeding at life in a galaxy of mindless stormtroopers.

General. Senator. Princess. Rebel. Feminist icon. Leia Organa is a legendary Star Wars symbol of what it means to stand up for yourself and fight for what you believe in—regardless of the personal cost. As the figurehead of the Rebellion and Resistance, and a prime example of an individual succeeding in a tyrannical workplace, Leia’s name is synonymous with courage, grit, and conviction. Whether she is refusing to comply with Darth Vader’s demands, evading the wrathful clutches of the Empire, or rescuing her friends from the Death Star, Leia is not afraid to challenge those in positions of authority and power. Filled with inspiring advice from Leia and other heroes—Rey, Padmé, Yoda, Obi-Wan, Jyn, and many more—this book provides thoughtful and funny reflections on independence, staying true to yourself, and challenging the status quo.

The perfect gift for a Star Wars fan, Star Wars: Be More Leia is a humorous guide to rebellion, leadership, and activism, featuring iconic moments from the Star Wars movies alongside key advice for life.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon / amazon Kindle

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 22, 2019

STAR WARS: THE ULTIMATE POP-UP GALAXY

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Matthew Reinhardt

illustrated by Kevin M. Wilson

hardcover (5 pages)
Insight Editions
ISBN 978-1-68383-489-2
$ 85.00

solicitation copy:

Blast into hyperspace for a thrilling pop-up journey through the entire Star Wars saga with pop-up legend Matthew Reinhart’s new masterpiece.

From the war-torn battlefields of the Clone Wars to the rebels’ last stand over the Death Star and the Resistance’s climactic clash with the First Order on Crait, this one-of-a-kind pop-up book takes fans on a unique interactive adventure that brings the Star Wars saga to life in a whole new way.

Featuring the most iconic moments from the entire saga rendered as ingenious pop-up creations, Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy allows fans to interact with the action, launching rebel snowspeeders against AT-AT walkers, helping the Millennium Falcon escape First Order pursuers on Jakku, and more. Presented in a dynamic 360-degree format that enables the action to be viewed from all sides, the book also opens up to form a displayable 3D diorama of the entire saga.

Packed with amazing Star Wars moments and hidden surprises to discover, Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy represents a whole new level of sophistication and interactivity in pop-up books and is guaranteed to thrill fans of all ages.

from the starwars.com announcement:

Presented in a dynamic 360-degree format that enables the action to be viewed from all sides, the book also opens up to form a displayable 3D diorama of the entire saga. Packed with amazing Star Wars moments and hidden surprises to discover, Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy represents a whole new level of sophistication and interactivity in pop-up books and is guaranteed to thrill fans of all ages. Matthew is the King of Paper Engineering and returns to the franchise with this new, deluxe pop-up.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon / youtube preview

UK: amazon

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NOVEMBER 5, 2019

STAR WARS DOLLAR ORIGAMI

10 Origami Projects

softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Won Park

softcover (80 pages)
Thunder Bay Press

ISBN 978-1-68412-883-9
$ 24.99

solicitation copy:

Padawans, get ready to learn the art of origami!

Galactic paper craft comes to life with these ten Star Wars origami models! Master paper engineer Won Park will have you bending your banknotes like a Jedi mind trick in no time. This kit gives you all the practice currency you need to become adept at creating an array of legal tender transport, including a TIE fighter, the Millennium Falcon, an X-wing fighter, and more! Dive into the step-by-step instruction book and enjoy detailed diagrams and colorful photos to help you perfect each crease and fold. Star Wars Dollar Origami is a great way to leave an impression with a tip at a restaurant, or just to impress your friends!

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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NOVEMBER 12, 2019

STAR WARS: THE SECRETS OF THE JEDI

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Marc Sumerak

hardcover (32 pages)
Insight Editions
ISBN 978-1-6838-3702-2
$ 24.99

solicitation copy:

Discover the world of Star Wars’ Jedi through this fun and fully interactive reading experience.

Star Wars: Jediography is the ultimate in-universe guide to the world of the Jedi, transporting young readers to a galaxy far, far away through interactive features, fascinating facts, and captivating insights. With thrilling original illustrations and amazing special features including lift-the-flaps, textures, and more, Star Wars: Jediography is guaranteed to thrill the saga’s legions of young fans.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon / starwars.com first look

UK: amazon

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DECEMBER 20, 2019

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER – THE GALACTIC GUIDE

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Matt Jones

hardcover (96 pages)
DK

ISBN 978-1-4654-7906-8

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Packed with facts from the new movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, this book is aimed at young kids who want to join their heroes – Rey, Poe, and Finn – on their thrilling adventures in the galaxy far, far away.

They’ll meet weird aliens and droids, learn about bizarre new planets and scary monsters, and read about the ruthless villains who will stop at nothing to dominate the galaxy.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker: The Galactic Guide is illustrated with action-packed images from the movie, accompanied by fun, easy-to-read reference text. Star Wars Episode IX, The Rise of Skywalker, opens in theaters on December 19, 2019.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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also in 2019?

 

STAR WARS: ENEMIES OF THE EMPIRE

hardcover (UK)

publisher info:

illustrated by Tim McDonagh

hardcover (160 pages)

Egmont UK
ISBN 978-1-4052-9413-3
£ 20.00

solicitation copy:

Learn all about the enemies of the Empire in this bounty hunter’s guide. Find top secret files on Princess Leia, Han Solo, the Millennium Falcon, and many more. With illustrations from Galactic Atlas and Alien Archiveillustrator, Tim McDonagh.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS GALACTIC COLLECTION

The Ultimate Star Wars Gift Set

boxed set of 3 softcovers (UK)

publisher info:

written by Emil Fortune, Katrina Pallant & Natalie Clubb

illustrated by Tim McDonagh & Maddox Philpot

boxed set
Egmont UK
ISBN 978-1-4052-9467-6
£ 14.99

solicitation copy:

This awesome gift set contains 3 books by Galactic Atlas and Alien Archive illustrator, Tim McDonagh. With maps, fun character facts and story content, plus an amazing alien poster and two press out models, this is the ultimate collection for any Star Wars fan. All contained in a deluxe slipcase with a pull-out drawer.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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MARCH 3, 2020

STAR WARS: BE MORE – BOXED SET

boxed set (USA)

publisher info:

written by Christian Blauvelt

hardcover (265 pages)
DK Publishing
ISBN 978-1-4654-9242-5
$ 38.99

collects the following previously-released books:

– STAR WARS: BE MORE VADER (Assertive Thinking from the Dark Side)

– STAR WARS: BE MORE YODA (Mindful Thinking from a Galaxy Far, Far Away)

– STAR WARS: BE MORE LANDO (How to get What You Want and Look Good Doing It)

– STAR WARS: BE MORE LEIA (Find Your Rebel Voice and Fight the System)

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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APRIL 7, 2020

STAR WARS: EXTRAORDINARY DROIDS

boxed set (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (128 pages)
DK Publishing
ISBN 978-1-4654-9006-3
$ 16.99

solicitation copy:

A charming, informative guide to the droids of a galaxy far, far away

This Star Wars encyclopedia with a twist showcases a world of droids in closeup detail. Arranged from biggest to smallest, the droids of the galaxy are revealed with stunning photography and gorgeous illustrations. The evocative descriptions will delight children and let them discover amazing droid facts, such as how R2-D2 goes down stairs and why GNK droids make a “gonk gonk” noise!

Each page features fun droid facts and detailed closeup photographs for children to pore over, including firm favorites such as C-3PO and BB-8, as well more unusual ones such as Professor Huyang, the midwife droid, and the laundry droid.

With foil on the cover and gilded edges, Star Wars Extraordinary Droids is a perfect gift for children who can’t get enough of a galaxy far, far away. The book covers droids big and small, kind and scary, and will be a treasured favorite book.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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APRIL 14, 2020

STAR WARS: BOOK OF LISTS

100 Lists Compiling a Galaxy’s Worth of Trivia

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Cole Horton

becker&mayer!

hardcover (224 pages)

ISBN 978-0-7603-6563-2

$ 24.99

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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AUGUST 4, 2020

THE SUPER COOL SCIENCE OF STAR WARS

The Saber-Swirling Science Behind the Death Star, Aliens, and Life in that Galaxy Far, Far Away!

publisher info:

written by Mark Brake

softcover (128 pages)
Sky Pony
ISBN 978-1-5107-5378-5
$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

Learn about the science used by Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Princess Leia, and more in the Star Wars galaxy.

Star Wars has captured the hearts and imaginations of sci-fi fans worldwide. We all marvel at its dazzling variety of aliens, spaceships, and planets. That’s because there’s something revolutionary about the actual science in Star Wars. These painted pictures from the movies make us see the universe in a new light. They inspire us to ask questions such as:

  • How much would it cost to build a Death Star?
  • Did Star Wars predict the existence of exoplanets?
  • Could a single blast from the Death Star destroy the earth?
  • Could Starkiller Base suck the energy from a star?
  • And many more!

The Super Cool Science of Star Wars is a book for any young Star Wars fan. You don’t need to be a Jedi-scientist to make the jump to light speed and find the facts behind the Star Wars galaxy!

links:

USA: amazon / amazon Kindle

UK: amazon

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