Rae Carson To Write Novelization of The Rise of Skywalker, Coming Spring 2020

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Lucasfilm announced during its dedicated publishing program on Friday at New York Comic Con (a recap of the panel can be found here on StarWars.com) that the official novelization of The Rise of Skywalker will be penned by Rae Carson and is scheduled to be released in the spring of 2020. Final cover art for the novel as well as a specific release date have not been announced yet, so stay tuned for those details once they drop.

The Rise of Skywalker junior novel will be written by Michael Kogge.

The novelization for The Force Awakens was authored by Alan Dean Foster and the same for The Last Jedi was written by Jason Fry.