Rogue Planet (novel)

Infobox SW Books
name = Rogue Planet
title_orig =
translator =


author = Greg Bear
cover_artist = David Stevenson
editor =
country = USA
language = English
era = Prequel
series =
galactic_year = 29 BBY
canon = C
subject = Star Wars
genre = Science fiction novel
publisher = Del Rey Books
release_date = 2 May 2000
media_type = Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
pages = 352 pp (first edition, hardback)
isbn = ISBN 0-345-43538-9 (first edition, hardback)
preceded_by =
followed_by = Path to Truth

"Rogue Planet" is a 2000 novel set in the "Star Wars" galaxy. It is a prequel novel occurring after the events of '. The book was written by Greg Bear. The cover art was by David Stevenson. The book takes place 29 years before '

Plot summary

Obi-Wan Kenobi and his apprentice Anakin Skywalker are dispatched to the mysterious planet of Zonama Sekot, which is the secret source of the fastest ships in the galaxy. Obi-Wan and Anakin are swept up in a swirl of deadly intrigue and betrayal, for others are interested in the secrets of Zonama Sekot as well. The search for these secrets will test the bond between Obi-Wan and Anakin as it has never been tested before. The result is an unforgettable journey stretching from the farthest reaches of known space to the battlefield of a young boy's heart, where a secret struggle is being waged that will decide the fate of the world.

Links to other Expanded Universe material

The introduction of Zonama Sekot and the mysterious Jedi Vergere provided some of the first major links between the pre-"Episode IV" and post-"Episode IV" Star Wars Expanded Universe materials; both figure prominently in the "The New Jedi Order" series.

External links

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