Star Wars Epic Yarns – plus Giveaway

People throughout the galaxy will be celebrating reading this Saturday, October 10th for the 4th annual Star Wars Reads Day. So grab your young padawans and experience together the power of reading.

If you are a Star Wars geek like me, then check-out the Star Wars Epic Yarn books from Chronicle. They’re not your average board books.

Star Wars series

These 12-paged books are word primers. Each spread contains a single word paired with an iconic scene from the movie, helping the adult reader narrate the story to the child. The scenes are amazing from the meticulous handcrafted felt characters to the onsite shooting. It may even trigger reader a (re-)watching of the movies.

Here are some interior spreads.

SW Epic Yarns_A New Hope_10_Swing spread © & TM Lucasfilm Ltd.

SW Epic Yarns_Empire Strikes Back_4_Force spread © & TM Lucasfilm Ltd.SW Epic Yarns_Return of the Jedi_Team spread © & TM Lucasfilm Ltd.

A perfect gift for any Star Wars fan.


You are in luck. I have an extra set of books to GIVEAWAY, courtesy of Chronicle Books. Leave a comment below telling us your favorite character and why (anyone from Episodes 1-6, but picking Jar Jar Binks is automatic disqualification, j/k 🙂 ). Deadline to enter is Thursday, October 15th. May the force be with you!

Read my interview with the creators Jack and Holman Wang and learn about their creative process.


Find the Star Wars Epic Yarns series at the following spots:
Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound | Goodreads

Disclosure: I received my copies of this series from the publisher Chronicle Books. This review nevertheless reflects my own and honest opinion about the book.

8 Responses to “Star Wars Epic Yarns – plus Giveaway”

  1. I have to be honest and say that my favorite is Han Solo. Because he’s hunky and heroic!

  2. My favorite character is Yoda, because “size matters not.” 🙂

  3. I’d have to go with Darth Vader because he just looks awesome!

  4. My favorite character is the Emperor because he succeeds in ruling the galaxy and is the most powerful person in it for almost half a century!

  5. Padme because she’s a girl who kicks ass!

  6. I love Yoda, everything he says is concise and a voice to be heard. Plus when he fights it looks so cool!

  7. The winner of the giveaway is Susan Cabael!!


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