Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Star Wars: Rogue Planet by Greg Bear

You've seen the blockbuster The Phantom Menace(TM). You've read the #1 New York Times bestselling book based on George Lucas's masterpiece. Now, before the eagerly awaited release of Episode II, comes a stunning new Star Wars novel from one of science fiction's greatest talents, a writer universally acclaimed for his keen grasp of cutting-edge science and the brilliance of his page-turning plots: multiple Hugo- and Nebula-Award winning author Greg Bear. The result is pure adrenaline--an unforgettable journey stretching from the farthest reaches of known space to the battlefield of a young boy's heart, where a secret struggle is being waged that will decide the fate of billions. That boy is twelve-year-old Anakin Skywalker. The Force is strong in Anakin . . . so strong that the Jedi Council, despite misgivings, entrusted the young Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi with the mission of training him to become a Jedi Knight. Obi-Wan--like his murdered master Qui-Gon-- believes Anakin may be the Chosen One, the Jedi destined to bring balance to the Force. But first Obi-Wan must help his undisciplined, idealistic apprentice, who still bears the scars of slavery, find his own balance. Dispatched to the mysterious planet of Zonama Sekot, source of the fastest ships in the galaxy, Obi-Wan and Anakin are swept up in a swirl of deadly intrigue and betrayal. For the Trade Federation is interested in Zonama Sekot as well. Raith Sienar, a brilliant but unscrupulous weapons and ship designer, seizes the opportunity to make a killing by stealing the secret of the superfast ships. As Sienar strikes with all the brutal power of the Trade Federation, Obi-Wan and Anakin sense a disturbance in the Force unlike any they have encountered before. It seems there are more secrets on Zonama Sekot than meet the eye. The search for those secrets will threaten the bond between Obi-Wan and Anakin . . . and bring the troubled young apprentice face-to-face with his deepest fears--and his darkest destiny.

Buy Star Wars: Rogue Planet by Greg Bear from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780345435385
ISBN-10: 0345435389
Format: Hardback
(241mm x 165mm x 30mm)
Pages: 341
Imprint: Del Rey Books
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 2-May-2000
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Star Wars: Rogue Planet by Greg Bear

Book Reviews - Star Wars: Rogue Planet by Greg Bear

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Star Wars: Rogue Planet book by Greg Bear and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Greg Bear

Just Over the Horizon by Greg Bear
Paperback, April 2016
Beyond the Farthest Suns by Greg Bear
Paperback, April 2016
Blood Music by Greg Bear
Paperback, May 2014
Far Thoughts and Pale Gods by Greg Bear
Paperback, April 2016