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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. . . .
Bestselling Star Wars veteran James Luceno gives Tarkin the Star Wars: Darth Plagueis treatment, bringing a legendary character from A New Hope to full, fascinating life.

Edition Language:English
Format Type:ebook
Number of Pages:288 pages

    Tarkin Reviews

  • Alejandro
    Jan 06, 2016

    Indeed a very GOOD novel about EVIL FINALLY A BOOK ABOUT A VILLAIN DONE AS IT SHOULD BE Then evil will have to do. Sometimes is odd the development of books where the villain is the main character ...

  • Lyn
    Mar 02, 2016

    Princess Leia Organa: No! Alderaan is peaceful! We have no weapons, you can't possibly... Governor Tarkin: [impatiently] You would prefer another target, a military target? Then name the system! I gro...

  • Mogsy (MMOGC)
    Sep 13, 2015

    3 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum http://bibliosanctum.com/2015/02/14/b...I?ve been a great admirer of James Luceno?s Star Wars work in the past, especially his book Darth Plagueis about the epony...

  • Magdalena
    Dec 19, 2015

    It was a bit daunting to read a Star Wars book since it had been years since I read one and even though I still love Star Wars I just don?t watch the movie that often nowadays as I did when I was yo...

  • Daniel
    Jan 21, 2016

    Moram da priznam da sam malo razo?aran ovom knjigom. Mo?da sam o?ekivao previ?e ali sam po nazivu knjige mislio da ?e se baviti kompletno biografijom (izmi?ljenog) karaktera. I dobili smo fino p...

  • Leeanna
    Nov 07, 2014

    This review originally appeared on my blog, Leeanna.me.==I?ve long been a reader of the Star Wars Expanded Universe. In fact, most of my favorite characters and storylines come from the books, not t...

  • Mpauli
    Nov 03, 2014

    ARC received via NetGalley in exchange for an honest reviewTarkin is one of the main villains of the Star Wars universe and I was pretty excited to read his story.Initially I thought this would be mor...

  • Alex Ristea
    Jan 11, 2015

    If I didn't know any better, I'd say that this book was an amateur NaNoWriMo attempt.With A New Dawn, I've been getting pretty excited about following the canon reboot and seeing where Star Wars is he...

  • Jesse A
    Jan 27, 2016

    Another SW novel I didn't particularly care for. Not a bad story just not anything special....

  • Chris
    Nov 26, 2014

    My first foray into the post-EU era reboot of the Star Wars novel series. Since this is "official" canon now, it's even more interesting to get a look into the backstory of Grand Moff Tarkin.Overall, ...