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    The M. Falcon novel is out

    I saw it today at Meijer.

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    Dang! This year's the hard part, where so many books come out, school's in full force (mainly grading and projects), and my time to read is as rare as a strong, well-written and interesting EU novel. I'm about 4 chapters into the Order 66 book, so I might not get to the Falcon for a while.
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    already? wow, cool

    when it rains it pours
    I am halfway thru Order 66, haven't had the time to get to the new Coruscant Nights, and I still have some older Clone Wars novels I wanted to read before I started reading the Legacy line

    I advise picking it up now, before the introductory sales price ends
    they always sell them for like 30% off when they are brand new

    I look forward to reading this!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Bel-Cam Jos View Post
    I'm about 4 chapters into the Order 66 book, so I might not get to the Falcon for a while.
    Well, I have it now. The first chapter's pretty interesting, so I plan to head into this one at .5 past lightspeed.
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    since i haven't read any of the lagacy series it'll be awhile before i get to Falcon. but i did pick it up already.

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    Thumbs up

    Now about 9 chapters in, this has the potential to be one of the best EU is long time. Good flashbacks, decent "current" storyline, and far enough away from the LegaSee-If-We-Can-Completely-Ruin-the-Appeal-of-SW-For-Our-Readers of the Force plot that I think I'll like it. Never had a ship as a main character before, I don't think, and it's working out quite fine.
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    Finished this last week. I thought it ended better then it began. I didn't care for the ship having some kind of personality, like it wanted to be part of the rebellion, although I did like reading about the MF's storied past.
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    Hmm, maybe I'll pick it up in paperback. Anybody know when that'll be coming?
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    Quote Originally Posted by JediTricks View Post
    Hmm, maybe I'll pick it up in paperback. Anybody know when that'll be coming?
    Usually tends to be about 8 months after the hardback is released, so by that factoring it'd be around June '09. But I still (when the books are there) go the check-it-out-baby [from the library] method; that way, if it's a bad book, my sense of financial guilt it lessened.

    But, I have one word about reading this novel so far that'll bring joy to your ears, readers:

    LANDO.

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    I am liking this book more and more; I'm more than halfway done. Bringing in details from the great Han Solo and Lando Calrissian Adventures stories by Daley and Smith respectively, summarizing the events of the last 50-some years or so of the SW galaxy, as well as the two main storylines running parallel to each other; Luceno's done a great job. Can't wait to finish it soon.
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