As the combat escalates across the galaxy, the stage is set for an explosive endgame: Obi-Wan undertakes a perilous mission to destroy the dreaded Separatist military leader, General Grievous; Palpatine, eager to secure even greater control, subtly influences public opinion against the Jedi; and a conflicted Anakin--tormented by unspeakable visions--edges dangerously closer to the bring of a galaxy-shaping decision. It remains only for Darth Sidious, whose shadow looms ever larger, to strike the final staggering blow against the Republic...and to ordain a fearsome new Sith Lord: Darth Vader.
Based on the screenplay of the eagerly anticipated final film in George Lucas's epic saga, bestselling Star Wars author Matthew Stover's novel crackles with action, captures the iconic character in all their complexity, and brings a space opera masterpiece full circle in stunning style....Continua
The style is not as straight forward as the novelisation of the first two Episodes. Besides, the characters of, say, Obi-wan, Yoda, Windu, etc, seem to be different from those in other EU. All because of the growing dark side? In a scene where WIndu led other Masters to arrest Sidious. Why did the other Masters feel so insecure by keep saying "if Yoda were here?" I can't help feeling they were deserved to be slaughter :p...Continua