Star by Star

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Random House Publishing Group, 2002 - Fiction - 640 pages
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The New York Times bestselling Star Wars series The New Jedi Order enthralls readers with its epic drama and thrilling adventure. Now readers will pierce the very heart of darkness. . . .

It is a solemn time for the New Republic, as the merciless Yuuzhan Vong continue their campaign of destruction. The brutal enemy has unleashed a savage creature capable of finding—and killing—Jedi Knights. And now Leia Organa Solo faces a terrible ultimatum. If the location of the secret Jedi base is not revealed within one week, the Yuuzhan Vong will blast millions of refugee ships into oblivion.

As the battered but still unbroken Jedi scramble to deal with the newest onslaught, Leia's son Anakin lays out a daring plan. He will lead a Jedi strike force into the heart of enemy territory in order to sabotage the Yuuzhan Vong's deadliest weapons. There, with his brother and sister at his side, he will come face-to-face with his destiny—as the New Republic, still fighting the good fight, will come face-to-face with theirs. . . .

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Has it all great action great heroics great ending. - Goodreads
Her plot is foiled but Shesh is injured. - Goodreads
Characterization is good. - Goodreads
Very nicely paced with intriguing plot twists... - Goodreads

Review: Star by Star (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order #9)

User Review  - Jason Allen Amelio - Goodreads

This isn't much of a review but I just told someone the other day that if they get through this book without crying then they have no soul. Of the entire NJO series this is the one that I will never ... Read full review

Review: Star by Star (Star Wars: The New Jedi Order #9)

User Review  - Ben Prentice - Goodreads

This was an amazing book it was dark and showed how the war was a near lost cause and I would recommend it to people who like the Star Wars films and are looking for something just as good but darker ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Troy Denning is the author of the New York Times bestseller Waterdeep (under the pseudonym Richard Awlinson) and nineteen other novels, including Pages of Pain, Beyond the High Road, and, most recently, The Summoning. He lives in southern Wisconsin with his wife, Andria.


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