Heir to the Empire: Star Wars: The 20th Anniversary Edition, Timothy Zahn
  • List: $22.50  |  Sale: $15.75
    Club: $11.25
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

Heir to the Empire: Star Wars: The 20th Anniversary Edition

Author: Timothy Zahn

Narrator: Marc Thompson

Unabridged: 13 hr 4 min

Format: Digital Audiobook (DRM Protected)

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 09/06/2011

Genre: Fiction - Science Fiction - Space Opera

Synopsis

Here is a special edition 20th anniversary release of the #1 New York Times bestselling novel that reignited the entire Star Wars publishing phenomenon—unabridged for the first time. The biggest event in the history of Star Wars books, Heir to the Empire follows the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia after they led the Rebel Alliance to victory in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi.

Five years after the Death Star was destroyed and Darth Vader and the Emperor were defeated, the galaxy is struggling to heal the wounds of war, Princess Leia and Han Solo are married and expecting twins, and Luke Skywalker has become the first in a long-awaited line of new Jedi Knights.

But thousands of light-years away, the last of the Emperor’s warlords—the brilliant and deadly Grand Admiral Thrawn—has taken command of the shattered Imperial fleet, readied it for war, and pointed it at the fragile heart of the New Republic. For this dark warrior has made two vital discoveries that could destroy everything the courageous men and women of the Rebel Alliance fought so hard to create.

The explosive confrontation that results is a towering epic of action, invention, mystery, and spectacle on a galactic scale—in short, a story worthy of the name Star Wars.

Recommended

Master & Apprentice (Star Wars), Claudia Gray
Master & Apprentice (Star Wars)
by Claudia Gray

List: $22.50

Sale: $15.75

Club: $11.25

Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Published: 04/16/2019

The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition (Star Wars), Jason Fry
The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition (Star...
by Jason Fry

List: $20.00

Sale: $14.00

Club: $10.00

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 03/06/2018

Last Shot (Star Wars) A Han and Lando Novel, Daniel JosA© Older
Last Shot (Star Wars)
by Daniel JosA© Older

List: $22.50

Sale: $15.75

Club: $11.25

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 04/17/2018

Dune, Frank Herbert
Dune
by Frank Herbert

List: $44.99

Sale: $31.50

Club: $22.49

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 05/29/2007

Resistance Reborn (Star Wars) Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Rebecca Roanhorse
Resistance Reborn (Star Wars)
by Rebecca Roanhorse

List: $22.50

Sale: $15.75

Club: $11.25

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 11/05/2019

Empire's End: Aftermath (Star Wars), Chuck Wendig
Empire's End: Aftermath (Star Wars)
by Chuck Wendig

List: $25.00

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.50

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 02/21/2017

Thrawn (Star Wars), Timothy Zahn
Thrawn (Star Wars)
by Timothy Zahn

List: $25.00

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.50

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 04/11/2017

Thrawn: Alliances (Star Wars), Timothy Zahn
Thrawn: Alliances (Star Wars)
by Timothy Zahn

List: $25.00

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.50

Narrator: Marc Thompson
Published: 07/24/2018

Dooku: Jedi Lost (Star Wars), Cavan Scott
Dooku: Jedi Lost (Star Wars)
by Cavan Scott

List: $17.50

Sale: $12.25

Club: $8.75

Narrator: Orlagh Cassidy
Published: 04/30/2019

About the Author

It is not often that you hear of someone going through several years of postgraduate education, who ends up turning a hobby into their life's, paying, productive work. Such is the unusual story of American author, Timothy Zahn, who was born in 1951, grew up in Lombard, IL and graduated with a B.S. Degree in physics from Michigan State University. He then proceeded to the University of IL where he received his M.S. Degree in 1975. After beginning his doctorate in physics, his advisor passed away, and he never did complete the studies.

Zahn had started writing as a hobby, so when his plans changed, he took his writing of science fiction to a higher level. Zahn is best known for his Thrawn Star Wars series of novels. He has also had other novels of fantasy and science fiction. There are also many works that he has penned in short story fiction.

Zahn and his wife Anna live in Bandon, Oregon and have one son, Corwin Zahn.

{"id":"318344","ean":"9780307933560","abr":"Unabridged","title":"Heir to the Empire: Star Wars: The 20th Anniversary Edition","subtitle":"The 20th Anniversary Edition","author":"Timothy Zahn","rating_average":"4.54","narrator":"Marc Thompson","ubr_id":"318344","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"22.50","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"14.62","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Marc Thompson","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 11 hr 40 min","abr_length":"Abridged: "}