The second of three related novels starring Jedi Jax Pavan, droid I-5YQ, and journalist Den Dhur during the time directly after the events of Star. With the Jedi all but wiped out in the grim aftermath of Order 66, the Empire’s power seems unchecked. But one lone Knight continues to fight the. Street of Shadows is the second book in the excellent Coruscant Nights trilogy by Michael Reaves. We are still in the lower levels of Coruscant. Jax Pavan, one.

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The 3PO unit destroys itself so that its masters won’t suffer. Darth Bane – Path of Destruction. She really gets fleshed out, from being stoic action girl, to a woman who is beginning to develop feelings for Jax At this point, Captain Typho has landed on planet in search of Nighs or anyone hint hint that can lead him to the Jedi.

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And the solution itself seems plucked out of thin air, bourn on the shoulders of a deus ex machina just in the nick of time. Jax was a great main character.

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To begin with, it actually had a plot and explored the detective side of Coruscant the trilogy advertises, albeit not as well or thoroughly as I’d have liked.

The Last of the Jedi: There’s a murder, Jax and his team have to step in to investigate, and there’s even an “I know who did it; gather all the suspects in the living room” moment at the end. Let us hope th I liked this book better than the first Coruscant Nights book, but it was still nothing to write home about. Jax forgets to feel things in the Force.


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Oddly enough, because we know at this point you can’t mention Anakin being alive without a foreboding and menacing revelatory guest appearance, Vader shows up via ot and unleashes his latest dastardly plan: Nigts and Neil Gaiman cowrote Interworld. This article about a s science fiction novel is a stub. I think that’s what put me off of the first book, though I had worked hard to ngihts CHEAP the successive novels in this series so I felt committed to reading it.

Jax Pavan is one of the few Jedi Knights who survived the slaughter of Order Shop from United States to see titles available to you. Jun 11, Mike Pritchard rated it liked it. But Vader catches Typho off guard and asks why he was hunting him.

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This could have been a very exciting plot Jax and friends set out with the victim’s longtime friend, Dejah Duare, to solve the murder mystery. The three books overall may be a bit better than the individual books, but they’re not as memorable as the other books featuring some of these same characters.

The mystery was very so-so and not very interesting at all though who did it makes a nod at the mystery genre cliches and got me laughing! The main plot just couldn’t hold my attention and, perhaps it was just me, but there’s no way I would have linked the murderer to the crime before it was revealed. The side-plot of Captain Typho, former Captain of Padme Amidala’s guards, is touching and sheds some light on Darth Vader’s personality and some depth to the character Typho.


Full list of Star Wars books. Journey to Star Wars: Let us hope the next book will be the last in this series. Oddly enough, though, there’s no mention of Nick Ultimately, I was disappointed with this book’s predecessor Jedi Twilight and hoped Street of Shadows would hold more of the “hard boiled detective” feel this series is advertised as.

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Jun 28, Pages. I notice these all came out in June of Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

Salvatore in writing fight scenes – but I would consider Reaves of the same caliber when it comes to churning out hand-to-hand, close quarters combat on the written page. In some ways, this book was better than the previous one, but on the whole, it was about the same: Inspired by Your Browsing History.

Ciruscant are no clues ahead of the reveal for reade Street of Shadows does a better job of reading like a mystery novel than Jedi Twilight. I was intrigued by the story and it reads just fine 3.