"One of the subtle tricks George used in the Star Wars movies was to show us only a few different planets, but to then use throwaway mentions of others along the way, thus giving us a feel for a much larger galaxy than we were actually seeing. I wanted to continue that technique by throwing in short visits to lots of different worlds such as Bimmisaari." –TZ
Del Rey's Star Wars team will release a new excerpt on their Facebook page every Thursday leading up to the release of Heir to the Empire: The 20th Anniversary Edition on June 21st, 2011. Check out the first three annotations at the related story links below.