William Shakespeare's Star Wars Collection

William Shakespeare's Star Wars Collection : William Shakespeare's Star Wars, William Shakespeare's the Empire Striketh Back, and William Shakespeare's the Jedi Doth Return

4.46 (437 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , Read by 

List price: US$24.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

William Shakespeare's Star Wars
The saga of a wise (Jedi) Knight and an evil (Sith) Lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of age, Star Wars abounds with all the valor and villainy of William Shakespeare's greatest plays. 'Tis a tale told by fretful droids, full of faithful Wookiees and fearsome Stormtroopers, signifying... pretty much everything.

The Empire Striketh Back
Many a fortnight have passed since the destruction of the Death Star. Young Luke Skywalker and his friends have taken refuge on the ice planet of Hoth, where the evil Darth Vader has hatched a cold-blooded plan to capture them. Only with the help of a little green Jedi Master--and a swaggering rascal named Lando Calrissian--can our heroes escape the Empire's wrath. And only then will Lord Vader learn how sharper than a tauntaun's tooth it is to have a Jedi child. The Jedi Doth Return
Prithee, attend the tale so far: Han Solo entombed in carbonite, the princess taken captive, the Rebel Alliance besieged, and Jabba the Hutt engorged. Now Luke Skywalker and his Rebel band must seek fresh allies in their quest to thwart construction of a new Imperial Death Star. But whom can they trust to fight by their side in the great battle to come? Cry "Ewok" and let slip the dogs of war! This audiobook is read by Daniel Davis, Jonathan Davis, Ian Doescher, Jeff Gurner, January LaVoy, and Marc Thompson With an original song composed by award-winning composer Robert Lopez (Frozen, Avenue Q, The Book of Mormon)
show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 130 x 155 x 43mm | 363g
  • United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 0525492690
  • 9780525492696
  • 774,487

About Ian Doescher

Ian Doescher has loved Shakespeare since eighth grade and was born 45 days after Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope was released. He has a B.A. in Music from Yale University, a Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School, and a Ph.D. in Ethics from Union Theological Seminary. Ian lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife and two sons. This is his first book.
show more

Rating details

437 ratings
4.46 out of 5 stars
5 61% (265)
4 27% (120)
3 10% (43)
2 2% (7)
1 0% (2)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X