Wondering what’s been happening at StarWars.com? Here’s a quick roundup of what you might have missed this week!
STAR WARS READS DAY II
The second annual celebration of Star Wars and literacy is tomorrow! Look for events featuring costumed characters, authors, and giveaways at bookstores and libraries nationwide.
Show your support of Star Wars Reads Day with these great new tees from WeLoveFine.
THE MAKING OF RETURN OF THE JEDI NOW AVAILABLE
J.W. Rinzler’s highly anticipated The Making of Return of the Jedi was released this week to rave reviews. The book features rare behind-the-scenes photos and concept art from Return of the Jedi, as well as other newly unearthed details about the film’s story and production. Check out Rinzler’s blog post where he discusses a character design featured in the book.
THE BEST OF THE BLOG
In celebration of Star Wars Reads Day II, Lucas Books’ Jen Heddle discusses her love of reading, and the various types of Star Wars literature available.
TheForce.Net’s Eric Geller runs down some new details he learned from The Making of Return of the Jedi.
Finally, Tom Hutchens recounts the early days of the Mandalorian Mercs!