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The High Republic: Escape from Valo

Written by Daniel José Older


Star Wars: The High Republic: Escape from Valo is a canon young adult original novel, set in the high republic era, written by Daniel José Older. It was published on January 30, 2024, by Disney Lucasfilm Press as part of The High Republic.



  • TypeOriginal novel
  • AudienceYoung adult
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date01/30/2024

Publisher's Summary

The New York Times best-selling series continues with Trials of the Jedi… For light and life!

Journey to the embattled Occlusion Zone in this action-packed adventure set hundreds of years before the Skywalker saga. It’s a dark and dangerous time for the galaxy in which communication has been rendered nearly impossible in the Outer Rim as the Nihil continue to threaten the Republic’s very existence. Join Jedi Padawans—including Ram Jomaram—as they plot their escape from enemy territory.

Discover how the devotion of hopeful young Padawans will prove essential to the Republic’s—and the galaxy’s—survival.

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