Release Date For Queen’s Peril Novel From E.K. Johnston Moved to June 2

Announced towards the end of November, author E.K. Johnston’s upcoming novel Star Wars: Queen’s Peril has seen its release date moved back to June 2. The prequel novel to Johnston’s earlier book Queen’s Shadow was originally slated to be released on May 5.

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When fourteen-year-old Padmé Naberrie wins the election for Queen of Naboo, she adopts the name Amidala and leaves her family to the rule from the royal palace. To keep her safe and secure, she’ll need a group of skilled handmaidens who can be her assistants, confidantes, defenders, and decoys. Each girl is selected for her particular talents, but it will be up to Padmé to unite them as a group. When Naboo is invaded by forces of the Trade Federation, Queen Amidala and her handmaidens will face the greatest test–of themselves, and of each other.

Justin LaSalata
Located in New York with his wife Dianna, Justin LaSalata is the US Editor of Jedi News responsible for reporting on all areas of Star Wars related news as well as coverage from NY Comic Con and Toy Fair NY.