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Rogue Rebels Podcast 69: A Test of Courage with Bianca Hernandez-Knight!

Sal talks with special guest Bianca Hernandez-Knight about A Test of Courage! Everything from zoom weddings, Batuu vacation mysteries, character perspective, rambunctious teens, precious Vern, brilliant Avon, J-6 has special features, sabotage, Imri and Jedi Doug, warrior-to-be Honesty, fostering potential, Jedi therapy, finding your place, Lightwhip is awesome, Jerky Jedi judginess, puzzle pieces and payoffs,… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Podcast 69: A Test of Courage with Bianca Hernandez-Knight!

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The High Republic: Into the Dark Review!

“Our vessel is called… The Vessel. I named it not for the container itself, but the space within the container that gives it it’s value and purpose. To remind me to look beyond the obvious, you know?” Leox Gyasi Claudia Gray once again delivers another instant favorite! Into the Dark is overflowing with loveable characters… Continue reading The High Republic: Into the Dark Review!

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The High Republic: A Test of Courage Review!

“Okay, keep your secrets, Jedi.” Avon Starros The wait is over and the High Republic is here! Justina Ireland’s middle-grade story tosses us into the mix with a group of young characters who find themselves in a dangerous situation. While Light of the Jedi introduces us to the grander galaxy at this time, filling us… Continue reading The High Republic: A Test of Courage Review!

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Star Wars The Clone Wars: Stories of Light and Dark Review!

Back in 2008, the idea of a Star Wars weekly cartoon was fresh and new in our heads. I would gather the kids (who were very small in those days) and we would have an adventure each week. The Clone Wars series grew and so did the kids. There are so many stories and we have followed all the way through, from the Battle of Christophsis to the Siege of Mandalore…

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Star Wars: Dark Legends Review!

If you’re ready to delve deep into the dark side then SITHSPAWN do I have a book for you. Following the footsteps of the amazing George Mann and Grant Griffin’s previous collaboration (Star Wars: Myths & Fables) is another collection of fairy tale style stories (WHICH I LOVED!) This anthology is dripping with dark side horror and plenty of wonderful unsettling stories to tell in the dark…

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Rogue Rebels Podcast 52: Queen’s Peril with Catherine Taber!

Liz and Sal talk Star Wars: Queen’s Peril With Padmé Herself, Catherine Taber! Everything from husband compliments, Sabé, Rabé, Eirtaé, Yané, Sashé, chronological aversion, Leia’s decoys, teenage politics, legal name changes, the Panaka parents,  Neurotransmitter Affection, Knights of the Old Republic, glitter, teenage sneaking, the moments where Sal became Panaka, the camps on Naboo, brave… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Podcast 52: Queen’s Peril with Catherine Taber!

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Star Wars: Queen’s Peril Review!

“There are things I cannot do.” – Queen Amidala When I watched The Phantom Menace for the first time in ’99 I was a happy dude. While it’s easy to imagine how excited I was for triple lightsaber fights and backflips, there was something else I enjoyed. Watching a young queen doing what she must… Continue reading Star Wars: Queen’s Peril Review!

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Star Wars: Force Collector Review!

“The Force works in different ways with different people…” – Maz Kanata   I mean, collecting is something a LOT of Star Wars people should be pretty psyched about right? This book kind of looks at some of the really cool Force wielding history we know but with fresh eyes. We follow a teenager named… Continue reading Star Wars: Force Collector Review!