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Jedi Academy : Star Wars Jedi Academy : Book 1 - Jeffrey Brown

Jedi Academy

Star Wars Jedi Academy : Book 1


Published: 1st October 2013
For Ages: 7 - 11 years old
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RRP $12.99

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Product Description

Roan's dream is to leave home and attend Pilot Academy. But just as Roan is mysteriously denied entrance to Pilot School, he is invited to attend Jedi Academy — a school that he didn't apply to and only recruits children when they are just a few years old. That is, until now...

In Roan's first year at Jedi Academy, under the tutelage of Master Yoda, he learns that he possesses more strength and potential than he could have ever dreamed.

Oh, and he learns other important things too — like how to make a baking soda volcano, fence with a lightsaber, slow dance with a girl and lift boulders with the Force.


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for young star wars fans


from melbourne

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  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Understand
  • Inspirational


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    Comments about Star Wars : Jedi Academy:

    loved by my 9 year old star wars fan read it many times

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    "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, Roan Novachez thought he was destined to attend Pilot Academy Middle School, just as his older brother and father did. His dreams are crushed when he is rejected by Pilot Academy and accepted into a sketchy new school called Coruscant Jedi Academy. Roan has no idea what to expect at the academy and feels pressured after learning he is the oldest student ever to enroll there. Confused and struggling to keep up, Roan tries to fly under the radar and passes the time drawing comics of his daily life at his strange boarding school. This fantastic chapter book by Brown will satisfy those who loved his previous Star Wars works, "Darth Vader and Son "(2012) and "Vader's Little""Princess "(2013). With its mix of comics and text, it will also appeal to fans of Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Dav Pilkey's Captain Underpants hybrid books. On a deeper level, this book tackles serious issues like failure, bullying, friendship, determination, and starting a new school in a fun and funny way. Perhaps best of all, it encourages readers to practice creativity and to start their own journals." - "Booklist "starred review

    ISBN: 9781743620564
    ISBN-10: 174362056X
    Series: Star Wars: Jedi Academy
    Audience: Children
    For Ages: 7 - 11 years old
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 160
    Published: 1st October 2013
    Publisher: Scholastic Australia
    Country of Publication: AU
    Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9