Around the Web

September 11, 2015 at 12:01 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Comic Books, Conventions, Events, Marvel, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars Books, Toys & Collectibles, Video Games | 2 Comments

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Want to read all the new short stories for the upcoming collection Rise of the Empire? Then head on over to the product page and click on the “Look Inside” feature. The preview includes all of the new short stories.
  • Inquisitr has an interview with author Jason Fry on his latest book Weapon of a Jedi.
  • Little Golden Books has three new Star Wars books coming out and Jedi Bibliothek has a look at the covers.
  • Edelweiss also has a new listing for Star Wars Creatures of the Outer Rim. Release date is April 26, 2016, 240 page hardcover published by Disney Lucasfilm Press, “A 240-page book filled with short stories about favorite alien characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
  • Kevin Hearne is running a book giveaway contest to those who help donate to the United Nations Refugee Agency. He has a writeup on it on his blog that you can check out. The giveaway includes books from multiple authors including books by Kevin as well as Chuck Wendig.
  • The new versions of Paul S. Kemp‘s Egil & Nix novels are out: The Hammer and the Blade and A Discourse in Steel. They sport new covers and an excerpt for the third, upcoming book.

Comic News

  • has a preview for Star Wars #9.
  • IGN has a preview of Shattered Empire #2.
  • CBR has a preview of Lando #4.

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