A young queen who stood her ground and fought for what she believed in (in both a political arena and a literal one on Geonosis). Unfortunately the book also serves as the de facto answer for some questions posed by the prequels and those answers are so unsatisfying that I would rather go back to not having them. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. That it's got very little action, and that there are no ligihtsabres or blasters, as some would expect from a 'Star Wars' novel. Padmé has finally been given her due! Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow. Paperback.

I enjoyed the book alot, it definitely not going to be for everyone if your expecting something more action packed there are many other star wars books you can turn to but if you want a slower pace book focusing on political intrigue in the star wars universe, this is that book Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? It was published by Disney-Lucasfilm Press. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. It tells a compelling story about one of the most important characters in Star Wars and showcases background characters and their importance in the universe.

Hopefully we will get a novel that follows on from that. This is the perfect metaphor for this book as far as I am concerned. En general es amena la trama, pero no la considero con mucha acción. We are seeing a new generation of young girls watch the Skywalker lightsaber fly straight into Rey’s hand and fine their inner strength through her journey. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Interesting and a lot of new insights into padme and Naboo Though the ending is a bit too convenient, this volume bridges the characters and elements of the prequels in a well-written adventure that fans of Johnston's previous titles will applaud. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel) Set after the events of Star Wars I: The Phantom Menace, this title follows Padmé as she takes on her role as Senator while navigating the perilous reality of politics in the glistening cosmopolitan capital of Coruscant. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

This book isn't really that. Certainly not the "I'll adopt your kid when you die" type of relationship. Gr 6–10—Johnston offers readers a plot-driven science fiction tale chronicling Padmé Amidala Naberrie's transformation from the Queen of Naboo to its representative in the Republic.
After an attempt is made on her life, she works together with her royal handmaiden, Sabé, to discover the culprit while being thrust into the spotlight during the start of her senatorial duties. This book is a trap.
Gotta go cry for a bit before I can face reality again. SUMMARY: The time has come for Padme to step down as Queen of Naboo. $10.99. Of you wanted a good Star Wars book then look elsewhere. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Please do not have your teen daughter read this book. Sometimes she held on too tightly, but she always knew what she stood for, and that never stops being incredible.”Please upgrade your browser to experience the site. Ainda lendo, mas mais parado q o "ahsoka", mais restrito à adaptação à rotina como senadora após ser rainha de naboo, mas interessante a história A young queen who stood her ground and fought for what she believed in (in both a political arena and a literal one on Geonosis). Star Wars: Queen's Shadow 368. by E. K. Johnston | Editorial Reviews. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.Enter a world gone mad with laser-blasting dinosaurs from outer space. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. The story focuses on Padmé Amidala’s transition from Queen of Naboo to Galactic Senator. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. For a character as paper thin as she was on screen, after 300 pages I basically know that she's tight with her handmaidens, Panaka out, Typho in, and her dresses can be "tactical". Now humans are the endangered species! Galaxy’s Edge: Black Spire (Star Wars) I found it boring and tedious, but having dropped the $ I stuck with it.

If she's learned anything, it's that things turn out weird sometimes, and there's not a lot you can do about it. Unfortunately the book also serves as the de facto answer for some questions posed by the prequels and those answers are so unsatisfying that I would rather go back to not having them. Be warned! Be warned! View All Available Formats & Editions. E.K. bye Fosse una Jedi o comunque una figura votata all'azione avrebbe anche senso, ma l'autrice spesso si perde in lunghe e noiose descrizioni di scene politiche e di relazioni con figure di spicco della società galattica. Through diplomacy and courage, Padmé forges a new identity as a heroine beyond the queen's shadow. Select your address Free eBook Download of Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow. I had hopes that this book might show a fully formed person, navigating life and relationships as a powerful political figure. Of you wanted a good Star Wars book then look elsewhere. Shop books, stationery, devices and other learning essentials. “Now that I’m older than she ever got to be, I think I admire her even more. It is sad that those who are interested in Star Wars are lured into this book that is more about smut than Star Wars. Johnston had several jobs and one vocation before she became a published writer. It never did. This had almost non of those ingredients, until the last couple of chapters. Set in between Star Wars: The Phantom Menace and Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, discover what happens when Padmé Amidala steps down from her role as Queen of Naboo to pursue a role in the Galactic Senate. Happy Star Wars Day! VERDICT A fascinating perspective into the backstory of a beloved and well-known character within the "Star Wars" universe, this is a must-have for reluctant readers or for fans of the franchise.—Angelina Bair, Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library, OH