by Joe White
May 12, 2011
Great news, e-book reading Star Wars fans: Lucasfilm and Random House will be releasing over 100 Star Wars e-books by June 28. The news comes from Lucas Online, who made the announcement a couple of days ago. Over 100 backlisted titles will be converted into e-books, along with titles which are "presently in production." The new e-books will join the 30 Del Rey Star Wars novels which are already available in the digital format. However, there's more: New content will also be included at the back of Del Rey and Bantam Spectra e-books. As outlined by Lucas Online, the new content will include:
We'll keep you posted on the status of these upcoming Star Wars e-books. In the meantime, let us know if you're excited in the comments below.
- An updated Star Wars novels timeline
- An introduction to the six major Star Wars eras: The Old Republic, Rise of the Empire, Rebellion, The New Republic, New Jedi Order, and Legacy
- Over half a dozen additional excerpts from some of the most popular Star Wars books of the last thirty years