The books, coming from various publishers, will continue the story after Return of the Jedi and hint at plot points from The Force Awakens.
Disney Publishing Worldwide is managing the release through its own imprints as well as seven outside companies, offering books for fans at every age.
Del Rey will release Star Wars: Aftermath, their first post-Return of the Jedi novel in the new canon.
Marvel Comics will release a story told from C-3PO’s perspective as well as one that shares its name with the publishing program: Journey to The Force Awakens.
Other works will retell the stories of the original trilogy from new perspectives and for new audiences.
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