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The High Republic: Defy the Storm

Written by Justina Ireland


Star Wars: The High Republic: Defy the Storm is an upcoming canon young adult original novel, set in the high republic era, written by Justina Ireland. It will be published on March 05, 2024, by Disney Lucasfilm Press as part of The High Republic.

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  • TypeOriginal novel
  • AudienceYoung adult
  • Release StatusUpcoming
  • Release Date03/05/2024

Publisher's Summary

”Star Wars: The High Republic, the New York Times best-selling series, continues…. For light and life!

One year after the fall of Starlight Beacon, the galaxy is in chaos. An anarchistic group known as the Nihil has taken over a section of space now known as the Occlusion Zone. Jedi Knight Vernestra Rwoh and scientist Avon Starros team up in an attempt to find a way through the Nihil Stormwall to save those on the other side.

But what are the Nihil’s real plans? And what of the nameless creatures that can destroy the Jedi Order? The battle has just begun….

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