In the first volume of the exciting Star Wars Episode I The Phantom Menace, turmoil has engulfed the Galactic Republic. The taxation of trade routes to outlying star systems is in dispute. Hoping to resolve the matter with a blockade of deadly battleships, the greedy Trade Federation has stopped all shipping to the small planet of Naboo. While the Congress of the Republic endlessly debates this alarming chain of events, the Supreme Chancellor has secretly dispatched two Jedi Knights, the guardians of peace and justice in the galaxy, to settle the conflict... Spotlight is a division of the ABDO Group and features library editions of popular fiction titles. Spotlight editions are printed on high-quality paper and with reinforced library bindings specifically printed for the library market. Grades P-6.
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A writer since high school, Terry Brooks published his first novel, The Sword of Shannara, in 1977. It became the first work of fiction ever to appear on the New York Times Trade Paperback Bestseller List, where it remained for more than five months. He has published fourteen consecutive bestselling novels since.The author was a practicing attorney for many years but now writes full-time. He lives with his wife, Judine, in the Pacific North-West HawaiiFrom School Library Journal:
Grade 4–8—Each of these slim volumes adapts George Lucas's film of the same name. Jedis Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi Wan Kenobi are on their way to Naboo to settle a trade dispute, but instead discover that Naboo is trying to capture the Queen. The artwork, done in vivid colors, does come alive, but the tellings fall short.—Esther Keller, I.S. 278, Marine Park, NY
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Book Description Random House Audiobooks. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk1856867021
Book Description Random House Audiobooks, 1999. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1856867021