Guardians of the Whills /Material type: BookPublisher: Los Angeles ; Disney Lucasfilm Press, 2017.Edition: First edition.Description: 234 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.ISBN: 9781484780817; 1484780817.Other title: Star Wars. Guardians of the Whills.Uniform titles: Rogue One (Motion picture).Subject(s): Imaginary wars and battles -- Juvenile fiction | Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction | Life on other planets -- Juvenile fiction | Space warfare -- Juvenile fiction | Star Wars fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Star Wars fiction -- Juvenile literature | Science fiction | Warriors -- Fiction | Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction | Life on other planets -- Fiction | Space warfare -- Fiction | Fantasy fiction | Science fiction | Science fictionSummary: When the Kyber Temple on Jedha is assumed control by the Empire, Baze and Chirrut do what they can to secure the population of the Holy City with help of Saw Gerrera, who has a plan to bring down the Empire.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
</p> <p> An exciting adventure about two of the brave heroes from the smash hit movie Rogue One: AStar Wars Story ! </p> <p> On the desert world of Jedha, in the Holy City, friends Baze and Chirrut used to be Guardians ofthe Whills, who looked after the Kyber Temple and the devoted pilgrims who worshippedthere. Then the Empire came and took over the planet. The temple was destroyed and thepeople scattered. Now Baze and Chirrut do what they can to resist the Empire and protect thepeople of Jedha, but it never seems to be enough. Then a man named Saw Gerrera arrives, witha militia of his own and grand plans to take down the Empire. It seems like the perfect way forBaze and Chirrut to make a real difference and help the people of Jedha live better lives. Butwill it come at too great a cost? </p>
At head of title: Star Wars.
This tie-in novel is a story that's set some years before the events of Rogue One, and provides a backstory to the 2016 film.
When the Kyber Temple on Jedha is assumed control by the Empire, Baze and Chirrut do what they can to secure the population of the Holy City with help of Saw Gerrera, who has a plan to bring down the Empire.