Our friends from Star Wars Upcoming Books & Comics Facebook page have posted an updated list of Star Wars Rebels books from DK, Disney Publishing, and Scholastic including a new mention of a Star Wars Rebels “Disney Original Novel #1″ written by Jason Fry and to be published on October 21st, 2013. This is the first we here at Rebels Report have heard Jason Fry being involved with a Rebels book.
Confirmation of this book can be found on the publisher Hatchette’s website.
Star Wars Rebels Original Novel #1
By: Jason Fry
Publisher: Disney Press
Imprint: Disney Press
On Sale: Oct. 21, 2014
Format: TRADE PAPERBACK
Price: $6.99 ($7.99 In Canada)
Category: JUVENILE FICTION
ISBN: EAN: 9781484704851
Description: Star Wars Rebels is a CG animated series that takes place between the events of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. This action-packed junior novel tells an original story set in the world of Rebels.
Jason Fry dropped a hint about this on January 25th:
The release of the this news triggered one of my favorite Facebook comment threads by Star Wars folks:
Other authors listed include Ryder Windham’s Star Wars Rebels Junior Prequel Novel and Michael Kogge’s Disney Chapter Book #1 both slated for August 5th, which you can hear discussed in the latest episode of Rebels Report.
Congratulations to Jason and we look forward to discussing the book.