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Book Review - Dark Disciple (2105)

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Book Review - Dark Disciple (2105)

For years, the galaxy-wide conflict known as the Clone Wars has raged. The struggle between the rightful government of the Galactic Republic and the Confederacy of Independent Systems has claimed the lives of untold billions. The Force-wielding Jedi, for millennia the guardians of peace in the galaxy, have been thwarted at nearly every turn by the Separatists and their leader, the Sith Lord Count Dooku. With the war showing no signs of ending, and the casualties mount- ing each day, the Jedi must consider every possible means of defeating their cunning foe. Whether some means are too unthinkable—and some allies...

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Book Review - Thrawn (2017) by Timothy Zahn

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Book Review - Thrawn (2017) by Timothy Zahn

Originally, I read this book in paperback and enjoyed the large sections of military strategy (which was surprising to me), but then the internet informed me of something magical. Eli Vanto, my Glup Shitto, being given an honest-to-god Texas cowboy accent changed everything.  While I wish I could say I enjoyed every POV, every time Pryce came along I cringed. Though this is not Zahn's fault in the slightest (I also hated her in Rebels), it was at least interesting to get into deeper detail of Lothal businesses and politics.  I've been asking myself if I should recommend this novel...

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