The second of three related novels starring Jedi Jax Pavan, droid I-5YQ, and journalist Den Dhur during the time directly after the events of Star. With the Jedi all but wiped out in the grim aftermath of Order 66, the Empire’s power seems unchecked. But one lone Knight continues to fight the. Street of Shadows is the second book in the excellent Coruscant Nights trilogy by Michael Reaves. We are still in the lower levels of Coruscant. Jax Pavan, one.

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It never was attention grabbing and the twist was a nice one but didn’t provide a bang.

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Also in Star Wars: Vector Prime Dark Tide I: Mar 24, David Roberts rated it really liked it. Jax’s corucsant has some interesting interactions, develops enemies, goes on quests, uncovers dangerous truths, etc.

Shadows of the Empire: Journey to Star Wars: The mystery is interesting. There are no clues ahead of the reveal for reade Street of Shadows does a better job of reading like a mystery novel than Jedi Twilight. This book is a mystery novel set in our favorite galaxy.

He lives in California. There is even the usual array of suspicious acquaintances and friends of Volette. Oddly enough, though, there’s stree mention of Nick Ultimately, I was disappointed with this book’s predecessor Jedi Twilight and hoped Street of Shadows would hold more of the “hard boiled detective” feel this series is advertised as.


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Street of Shadows

Jax Pavan is a really good character. Ves Volette, a Caamasi artist, has been murdered!

Retrieved from ” http: It was released on August 26, A group of jedi that focus their attention on other weapons beside lightsabers. Too predictable as well, once you have read a couple of the author’s books. Other books in the series.

But one lone Knight continues to fight the good fight—against all odds and when all else fails. Den–the Sullustan former Holonet reporter, Laranth a Twi-lek Jedi Paladin an offshoot of the Jedi who believe in training in a multitude of weaponsI-Five a self-aware droid, and Rhinann an Elomin who ran from the employment of Darth Vader.


No trivia or quizzes yet. It feels like the author was not comfortable with the mystery aspect of the story so he added action scenes to spice it up. With the destruction of Caamas, it’s ill advised to advertise the ethnicity and like the Jedi, Ves dtreet become a hunted man.

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The reasoning for the droid’s murder of Volette was because it was worried that the Caamasi Volette was having an affair with the wealthy woman, and thus, might destroy the marriage between the family.


Although sticking to their story, the folks at LucasBooks have rehashed the P. This is your typical murder crime shadws albeit with fantastic creatures Actual rating is 3.

Fate of the Jedi: The whole premise may scream “cash cow,” but it actually works quite well.

I was very impressed at how well every jived together. I’m wondering if maybe “Coruscant Nights” might have worked better as a two novel series as opposed to three.

For me, that’s the fun of mysteries: The shsdows books overall may be a bit better than the individual books, strdet they’re not as memorable as the other books featuring some of these same characters.

Star Wars Lost Tribe of the Sith: A preview of the book was published in Coruscant Nights I: I had no idea what A great sequel to Jedi Twilight! Please review your cart.