Launch Party for Star Wars: The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away (well, not that far away) comes an epic arrival! The Odyssey Bookshop celebrates in true rebel style, with the New Tork Time bestselling author of The Spiderwick Chronicles, Tony DiTerlizzi! Grab your lightsaber, don your jedi robe and head down to the Odyssey Bookshop to celebrate with us. Slurp down jello space drinks, chomp down on jedi cake and learn the power of the force with Master DiTerlizzi.

Deluxe picture book featuring vintage art from Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie, paired with captivating text by a high-profile author.

The classic tale of good versus evil set in a galaxy far, far away, quickly became a cultural phenomenon during its time, inspiring a generation of story lovers and storytellers. Now, the original trilogy of Star Wars shines anew with the vibrant concept art of Ralph McQuarrie, the legendary conceptual designer behind the original trilogy.

Collected in a picture book for the first time, McQuarrie's art is paired with captivating text by New York Times bestselling author Tony DiTerlizzi-a winning combination that will delight Star Wars fans old and new and delight generations of readers to come.


Star Wars: The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight.

The Force is strong with Tony DiTerlizzi in this epic Star Wars compendium picture book. Star Wars fans new and old will revel in the stunning original illustrations from Ralph McQuarrie as they are guided through light saber battles, Jedi wisdom and a fight for freedom by master storyteller, Tony Diterlizzi. Children will delight in reading aloud the highlighted, sound-affect, text through out the story complimented by McQuarrie's legendary illustrations artfully selected to be appropriate for children. This book will be loved by the life-long die hard fans as well as the young and newly discovered ones. Love this book, you will...


Please RSVP for this event by emailing kids@odysseybks(dot)com or call 413 534 7307.


Event date: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
The Odyssey Bookshop
9 College Street
01075 South Hadley
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Star Wars the Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight Cover Image
ISBN: 9781484706688
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney Lucasfilm Press - October 7th, 2014

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The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight (Limited Edition) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781484722794
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney Lucasfilm Press - October 21st, 2014

This limited edition is signed by Tony DiTerlizzi and includes 3 high-quality prints of Ralph McQuarrie's stunning original concept, vintage artwork. The book comes in a deluxe cloth slipcase with special foil cover effects. This book is issued in a limitation of 750 signed and numbered copies. This book is nonreturnable.