Posts Tagged ‘Star Wars’

Book Review: Spaceships by Ron Miller

This wonderful, hard cover coffee table book, is a visual trip through space and time of spaceship, rockets and their influence on pop-culture and art.

Book Review: William Shakespeare’s The Phantom of Menace by Ian Doescher

I thought this book was the funniest of the bunch and I really enjoyed the illustration. Mr. Doescher wrote a witty book which made me laugh. I got some of the Shakespeare puns but not as many as I did in other books – I’m not much a Shakespeare scholar.

Book Review: William Shakespeare’s the Empire Striketh Back by Ian Doescher

I enjoyed William Shakespeare’s Start Wars so I figure why not read William Shakespeare’s the Empire Striketh Back by Ian Doescher. What I found was another entertaining book which was funny and a fast read.

Star Wars Reads Day Held for the Second Time

Star Wars Reads Day returns today, 5 October, for the second time. Various stores will hold events all over the country, these stores include Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million as well as independent book stores and public libraries.. The event, which was created in 2012, was founded by George Lucas who partnered with Dark Horse, Scholastic and other publishers.

Guest Review: X-wing: Rogue Squadron (Star Wars) by Michael Stackpole

Buy this Star Wars Book in paper or elec­tronic copy* Andrew: Orig­i­nally pub­lished at: http://www.rancorslovetoread.com/2008/12/andrews-review-of-x-wing-rogue-squadron.html 4/5 Rancors – Michael Stackpole’s first book in the X-wing series, Rogue Squadron, was an exciting breath of fresh air when it was published in 1996. Bantam Spectra had offered a variety of novels focusing on the main characters from the Original Trilogy, but […]

Book Review: William Shakespeare’s Star Wars by Ian Doescher

Article originally published as Book Review: ‘William Shakespeare’s Star Wars’ by Ian Doescher on Blogcritics.org About: William Shakespeare’s Star Wars by Ian Doescher if a fun mashup, what would happen if the famed bard would write a well known story. Frankly, I don’t think it’s a far fetch, after all Shakespeare wrote crowd pleasers which […]

Guest Review: Darksaber (Star Wars) by Kevin J. Anderson

Kevin J. Anderson’s Darksaber is the second novel in the unofficially named Callista Trilogy. Introduced in Barbara Hambly’s Children of the Jedi, Callista

Guest Review: The Corellian Trilogy III: Showdown at Centerpoint (Star Wars) by Roger MacBride Allen

Buy this Star Wars Book in paper or elec­tronic copy* Andrew: Orig­i­nally pub­lished at: http://www.rancorslovetoread.com/2010/01/andrews-review-of-corellian-trilogy-vol_12.html 3/5 Rancors – Roger MacBride Allen’s Showdown at Centerpointcompletes the Corellian Trilogy and neatly ties up the storylines laid out in the first two novels. It continues the accelerated pace found inAssault at Selonia and includes a handy synopsis at the beginning for anyone who hasn’t read or doesn’t remember […]

Guest Review: The Corellian Trilogy II: Assault at Selonia (Star Wars) by Roger MacBride Allen

Buy this Star Wars Book in paper or elec­tronic copy* Andrew: Orig­i­nally pub­lished at: http://www.rancorslovetoread.com/2010/01/andrews-review-of-corellian-trilogy-vol.html 3/5 Rancors – Assault at Selonia, the second volume in Roger MacBride Allen’s Corellian Trilogy, picks up the pace considerably from the leisurely first book. The story opens with our heroes stuck in various predicaments. Luke Skywalker and Lando Calrissian have left the fringes of the interdiction […]

Guest Review: Ambush at Corellia (Start Wars The Corellian Trilogy Vol. 1) by Roger MacBride Allen

Buy this Star Wars Book in paper or elec­tronic copy* Andrew: Orig­i­nally pub­lished at: http://www.rancorslovetoread.com/2009/12/andrews-review-of-corellian-trilogy-vol.html 2/5 Rancors – Roger MacBride Allen’s Ambush at Corellia is the first volume of the Corellian Trilogy and was published in the heyday of the Bantam Spectra Star Wars license in the 1990s. Set fourteen years after Return of the Jedi, this story sets up a conflict in the Corellian system, […]

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