The following snippet comes from Publishersweekly.com and gives us a sneak peek at Lucafilm venturing into yet another medium.
As if groundbreaking movies and visual and sound effectsónot to mention action figures and other productsóweren't enough, Star Wars creator George Lucas is trying his hand at book publishing. Next month, George Lucas Books, an imprint of JAK Films, Inc. (Lucas's motion picture company), will release its first title, Cinema By the Bay by Sheerly Avni. The upmarket coffeetable book celebrates films produced by studios in the San Francisco Bay Area and directed by independent filmmakers living and working in Northern California. New York house Welcome Books produced and will distribute the book.