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May The Fourth Be With You!

If you speak Wookiee, pilot a TIE fighter or dream of vacationing in Cloud City, today is a very special day for you. Happy Star Wars Day! To celebrate, we’ve picked out some of our favourite Star Wars titles to excite your Midichlorians. On this day of days, May the Fourth be with you, gentle Jedi… STAR WARS EPIC YARNS By Jack Wang, Holman Wang Jedi apprentices and little princesse... Read more

by | May 4, 2015

Happy Star Wars Day – May the Fourth Be With You!

For the uninitiated,  May the Fourth is International Star Wars Day. The pun, largely credited as the greatest pun of all time, was first used in 1979 when Margaret Thatcher’s Conservative Party placed an advertisement in the London Evening News after her election win that stated “May the Fourth Be with You, Maggie. Congratulations,” May 4th wasn’t observed as a holiday,... Read more

by | May 4, 2014

Madeleine Roux, author of Allison Hewitt Is Trapped, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Madeleine Roux author of Allison Hewitt Is Trapped Ten Terrifying Questions ————————- 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I grew up in a small suburb in Minnesota, population: “tiny and some cows.” It was a great place to be a kid, lots of ro... Read more

by | May 10, 2011

Meg Cabot, author of The Princess Diaries, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Meg Cabot author of Abandon, The Princess Diaries and many more… Ten Terrifying Questions ——————– 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in In Bloomington, Indiana, which is where I was raised and attended school. I went to college at... Read more

by | May 4, 2011

Simon Toyne, author of Sanctus, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Simon Toyne, author of Sanctus, Ten Terrifying Questions ————————— 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in an out-of-the-way, seaside town called Cleethorpes in the north east of England. I lived there until I was 9 then began... Read more

by | March 29, 2011