Guardians of the Whills

Guardians of the Whills

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An exciting adventure about two of the brave heroes from the smash hit movie Rogue One: AStar Wars Story !

On the desert world of Jedha, in the Holy City, friends Baze and Chirrut used to be Guardians ofthe Whills, who looked after the Kyber Temple and the devoted pilgrims who worshippedthere. Then the Empire came and took over the planet. The temple was destroyed and thepeople scattered. Now Baze and Chirrut do what they can to resist the Empire and protect thepeople of Jedha, but it never seems to be enough. Then a man named Saw Gerrera arrives, witha militia of his own and grand plans to take down the Empire. It seems like the perfect way forBaze and Chirrut to make a real difference and help the people of Jedha live better lives. Butwill it come at too great a cost?

Publisher: Los Angeles :, Disney/Lucasfilm Press,, 2017
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781484780817
1484780817
Characteristics: 234 pages :,illustrations (some color)

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ArapahoeBridget May 20, 2018

First of all, book, How Dare You. It's kind of the worst to read about wonderful characters and then remember OH WAIT THEY ARE DEAD NOW. But also this is a good book, and now I'm more upset that they're dead than I was after the movie. If you don't care much about falling more in love with characters who will abandon you because DYING then you will probably enjoy this book lots. I am personally offended that I had to feel all these unexpected feels and be EMOTIONALLY COMPROMISED. It's terrible.

(Also, whether or not you care about Star Wars tie in books, this is a really beautiful story about friendship, refugees, warfare, and family. You don't need to know, like, anything about Star Wars to get lost in this book. And I'd recommend this for adults possibly even more than kids.)

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Kl├╝gerKater
May 20, 2017

This is a nice story, and is absolutely a classic Star Wars adventure! The story follows Chirrut and Baze (Guardians of the Whills) shortly before the events of "Rouge One" and provides a comprehensive look at the moon of Jehda, its cultures, and the impact of the of the Imperial occupation on the sacred moon. Star Wars fans will most certainly enjoy this gripping tale, which develops a few of the side characters of "Rouge One" nicely.

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Apr 04, 2017

I'm one with the Force the Force is with me
I'm one with the Force the Force is with me
I'm one with the Force the Force is with me

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