The Courtship of Princess Leia has ratings and reviews. Alejandro said: One of the best Star Wars novels! BEGINNING THE PATH OF THE F. : Star Wars: The Courtship of Princess Leia (Audible Audio Edition): Dave Wolverton, Anthony Heald, Random House Audio: Books. “Seeking rich, powerful allies to bring into the Rebel Alliance and a new home planet for the refugees of her native Alderaan, Princess Leia considers a proposal.
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While it seemed natural that Han and Leia would stay in love after Return of the JediWolverton managed to quickly wreck their relationship leja then leave them as a horrible couple.
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Jun 23, Trisha rated it really liked it. Han purposely allows the Iron Fist to acquire the Falcon with a tractor beam ; once he is within the deflector shieldshe breaks courthsip of the beam lock and pilots his ship over the superstructure of the gigantic vessel.
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I love their interpretation of the Force as magic, and I think they have a lot of really interesting potential. But Isolder is such an oaf! Retrieved November 18, Luke is the savior to the Dathomiri, and Isolder’s defiance of his Queen Mother’s wishes places him courtsbip the side of right. Feb 17, Jerry rated it liked it. While observing the reception, Han watches as the Hapes delegation presents Leia with a number of stunning gifts from each world in the Hapes cluster, among them the dozen Star Destroyers Ckurtship had seen, a Hapan lleia of commanda small plant resembling a bonsai which promotes longevity and intelligence and, most shockingly of all, the hand of Prince Isolderthe son of Ta’a Chume the current ruler of the Hapes clusterin marriage.
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Well, I now rescind those remarks. That doesn’t even get to the part where he flies the Falcon single-handedly why can’t Chewie or Leia or Isolder fly the ship?!
Oct 05, Matt rated it did not like it Shelves: Feb 21, Meggie rated it did not like it Shelves: He wore a different outfit now, another silk half-cape, over a white top that did not conceal the sculpted muscles of his belly or the prince’s dark tan.
And way too much time spent in this prince’s head. Right from orincess beginning, Han Solo ogles over a “Gun of Command”, which, when shot, will allow the “victim” to do whatever the shooter wanted of course, this weapon comes from a stereotypically “technologically advanced” world in the Hapan cluster.
Isolder also gets his happy ending as it is revealed that he has fallen in love with his captor, Teneniel Djoand asks her to marry him.
To call this fanfiction is an insult to fanfiction And somehow this book is on so many “best-of-Star-Wars Expanded Universe” lists, and everyone’s all nostalgic about it?? Leia is a shrill shrew of a character, an offensive stereotype that is dismissive of the strong female character found in the films. Tricking Leia, he flees with her to the beautiful but untamed planet of Dathomirwhere he hopes to change her mind – and win her heart.
The d-word and h-word are both used twice.
The Courtship of Princess Leia
May 08, Allison rated it did not like it Shelves: The outcome of this love triangle is also never in doubt. I’m so glad this book isn’t canon anymore. After a winning her a planet in a sabac game, he kidnapps her and takes her to it, which is when the real story begins, as they encounter “Force witches” and other problems. Books by Dave Wolverton. I have no idea how to even begin summarizing this experience, pirncess I think we’re just going to have to list things out.
If they did not, he would keep his “nightcloak” an interconnected network of geostationary satellites, which reflected rpincess solar emissions back into space intact, which would slowly freeze Dathomir, ending all life on the planet. Write a customer review. Of course, bad stuff happens. Learn how your comment data is processed. Come on, who ever heard of using a Gun of Command just to get someone to go on a space flight to a planet with them? Well I had thought this book would be a little mushy due to the name but I couldn’t have been more wrong.
Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Now, the term “romance novel” has come to acquire many negative connotations, probably because readers new to the genre are more familiar with infamously horrible examples than anything else. For a Star Wars novel, it gets pretty sleazy. He also pilots the Falcon all by himself, saves Han, takes out the Nightsisters, disables the orbital nightcloak more on that later pirncess, and acts like KJA-era Luke on Force crack.
Plus, Han and Isolder treat Leia like a prize to be won. Why did he leave the Nightsisters on Dathomir instead of recruiting them as his Dark Jedi as he has done with his Inquisitors? If you read two, read this one. And Han Solo was totally unlike the character we remember from the movies.