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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A Star Wars Story. There are a trillion people on Coruscant alone. And that side story with Typho? I now need to try and find the final book in the series. Darth Vader plays an important part. Why didn’t they use whatever source Ves Volette used to obtain them for his light sculptures? There are reasons to suspect most of them, but the final clues come in a revelation that hasn’t been revealed to the reader. The whole premise may scream “cash cow,” but it actually works quite well. This is mentioned frequently.

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He and his group of friends: Mar 02, Jerry rated il really liked it. The group decides to help the partner of a famous ar 2nd in the Jax Pavan series; he has decided to reclaim the title of Jedi Knight and his helping people who cannot get help from the Imperial bureaucracy for various reasons.


srteet Finding Volette’s killer won’t be easy — too many secrets, too many suspects, and all kinds of motives. People just seem to float for pages on end, not really doing anything that seems all that important and just saying the same things over and over Typho’s quest for vengeance, how Aurra will bring in Jax, finding the murderer of Ves, etc.

Street of Shadows

There are some big picture storylines that are advanced, just not an entire novel’s worth. Deep in the ui of Coruscant, Jedi Jax Pavan ekes out a living as a private investigator, a go-to, can-do guy for the downtrodden.

The book is still stricken by the barrier of mediocrity few Star Wars authors can overcome, but it is certainly good for what it is.

He shows she has been strangled but there are no bruises to her neck so it must be a Jedi. Full list of Star Wars books.

Street of Shadows by Michael Reaves

I ran across this nighgs in a used book store and figured it would be worth the dollar I spent on it. The result is a se Probably the most legitimate complaint about the first pf in the “Coruscant Nights” series was the fact that it was marketed as Star Wars Noir, and then didn’t contain any actual noir. Jun 28, Pages Buy. Trying to hide being a jedi knight, and still sgadows to help those around him. I’ll eventually read the third book in the series if I run across it, but I’m not going out of my way to do so I didn’t hate it, but I felt that it lacked something, that final quality that could have made it a sure thing for me.


This book starts off with the funeral of Padme a female Jedi and the Jedi who loved her with all his heart but was the wrong caste to have any kind coruacant a proper relationship is at the funeral he promises vengeance. Deep in the bowels of Coruscant, Jedi Jax Pavan ekes out a living as a private investigator, a go-to, can-do guy for the downtrodden. It was cool to see his reporting skills in action.

In fact, the detective side of it was almost boring. The prequels have certainly opened up a whole coruscamt dimension into Vader, making him a much more fascinating character. Fate of the Jedi – Abyss.

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Jax, Laranth, Den, I-Five, and Dejah all receive iu good amount of character growth and the relationships between them continue to evolve especially between Jax and Laranth. You submitted the following rating and review.

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