Star Wars fans longing for Batuu or craving more movie trivia need not suffer much longer. On June 23, two new Star Wars books will be released, and both are available for pre-order starting today.
In Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Traveler’s Guide to Batuu , author Cole Horton offers advice on what to see and do for Guests visiting Disney Parks, along with maps and information from both Lucasfilms and Walt Disney Imagineering.
The “Guide’s” official description reads:
“Set your course for the edge of the galaxy to the planet Batuu where you’ll be immersed in the alluring offerings of a mysterious outpost and thriving port that is a haven for scoundrels, rogues and smugglers.
Upon arrival, you will have access to an authentic, in-world environment unlike anything you have ever experienced before! This official guide to Batuu is written completely in-world, as if you are a visitor from another part of the galaxy looking for recommendations on where to eat, shop, and sightsee while on your trip to this exciting location.
- Full-color photos, illustrations, and maps
- Original content from Lucasfilm and Walt Disney Imagineering
- Backstories to characters and locations found in Black Spire Outpost
Whether living your adventure in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge or simply being an armchair traveler, this in-depth literary companion will delight any fan of Star Wars.”
Retailing at $19.99, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Traveler’s Guide to Batuu is available now for pre-order on both Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
Also on June 23, Horton is releasing his Star Wars: Book of Lists, a collection of facts about the much-loved movie franchise, its worlds and the characters who inhabit them:
“Star Wars: The Book of Lists takes a fascinating look at the galaxy far, far away through trivia culled from both on-screen and off over the history of the franchise. More than a simple accounting of fan-favorite characters or biggest opening weekends, this book is a compendium of the most compelling facts about the saga and fandom summarized in 100 lists.
Find out these fun facts and more with comprehensive lists covering everything you’d want to know about the characters, creatures, ships, planets, and more:
- Which character has been to the most planets?
- What are the deadliest creatures in the galaxy?
- Who shared the most memorable kisses?
- Which actors have voiced the most characters?
- What are some of the most surprising cameos?
Compiling a galaxy’s worth of trivia and information about the Star Wars Universe, Star Wars: The Book of Lists is an entertainingly accessible trivia format for both hardcore fans and casual viewers.”
Star Wars: The Book of Lists is also available for pre-order on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, and retails for $24.99.