The Hutt Gambit Rebel Dawn. Author, Ann C. Crispin. Genre, Science fiction. Publisher, Bantam Spectra. Published, The Han Solo Trilogy is a trilogy of science fiction novels set in the Star Wars galaxy. It follows. Here is the second novel in the blockbuster new trilogy that reveals the never- before-told story of the young Han Solo. Set before the Star. While The Paradise Snare gives us some much-needed set up for Han’s ultimate journey, it’s in The Hutt Gambit that a more recognizable.

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The book is called The Hutt Gambit, so obviously lots of Hutts, their two clans and all their drama figure prominently in the story.

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We’re introduced to Boba Fett the bounty hunter. Han Sole, as the old smuggler we know and love. The trilogy begins 10 years before Han Solo’s original appearance in Star Wars gakbit, and follows the adventures of a young Han from his childhood as a pickpocketing street urchin to his days as a competitive racing pilot, up until the very moment when he approaches the table in the Mos Eisley cantina, as depicted in A New Hope.

Calrissian also secured the antidote for Solo and freed him. One such woman was an illusionist named Xaverriwho stunned audiences around the galaxy with her amazing magic acts.

There are some interesting concepts but all in all it was fairly boring to read and not much of an attention holder, as I evidenced by the length of time it took to read it. As I said, these are all relatively minor issues. Using a false identity, he takes a job as a pilot, a task he is somewhat unskilled at.

Aug 11, Pages Buy. I wasn’t too fond of the time hopping. Alas, this book picks up five years later, a month or so after Han has been kicked out of the Navy f The Paradise Snare introduced the idea of Han Solo as an Imperial Navy pilot. The Bria was little more than flying scrap now, and the smuggler decided it was time to replace her.


The last quarter of the book deals with the battle, the strange orders given to the leader fo the Imperial invasion force, and the final twisting of the knives of the Hutts.

Desperate to prevent such a disaster, the Hutts convened again on Nal Hutta and decided to offer anything to Shild to prevent the attack. Very intriguing, hard to put down.

The Hutt Gambit

Finally, Star Wars fans will love a brief cameo at the end of the story of a major character from the films. Han Solo bambit born into life as a street urchin, and has spent most of his life committing petty thievery for crimelord Garris Shrike.

On Tatooine, Han tries unsuccessfully to arrange a personal meeting with Jabba, and is increasingly harassed by bounty hunters working for the crime lord.

By exposing the nala tree frogs to trace amounts of the poison, Teroenza would kill Aruk through his own gluttony. Granted, it’s the middle volume in a trilogy, but while it is has a climax in the Battle of Nar Shaddaa, it lacks any sort of resolution.

Han Solo had never been happier. Mar 30, Corinna rated it liked it. This kind of character arc shows why he became the scoundrel we all know and love. The Shadows of the Empire multimedia project. In addition to Aruk’s refusal to fund Teroenza’s exorbitant bounties on Han Solo and Bria Tharen, these factors prompted Teroenza to respond to an outstanding offer from Desilijic clan. It is a nice space battle, but doesn’t save the awkward, choppy build.

We read in the story flashbacks of how Han saved Chewie from the Empire, the names of the characters involved, and exactly what happened. This novel, book two in the Han Solo trilogy, starts off with Han kicked out of the Imperial Navy and hounded by a Wookie.

Following the battle, Solo delivered the gems to Greelanx. Ruin Agents of Chaos I: They escape to another planet, where the two felines are joined in matrimony. The book ends jutt Han sits down to a table where Obi-Wan and Luke Skywalker are waiting, which is exactly the same moment of his first on-screen appearance in A New Hope.

Children of the Jedi Darksaber Planet of Twilight While Fett was busy with Solo, Calrissian sneaked up on gambti bounty hunter and jammed a blaster into his neck. There was almost no interaction with until, except for one scene. But of course he chooses the right one. One enjoys the hero and accepts the away Crispin has depicted his Han-Solo-ish-ness. The two gangsters exchanged views and came to agree that the best course of action would be to eliminate Aruk. It’s certainly more ambitious and it certainly succeeded in holding my attention–I read it through with no real temptations to put it aside.


Bria and Gakbit relationship or lack thereofthe plotting between Desilijic and Besadii, Teroenza’s schemes, Han’s desire for the Millennium Falcon. However, the Wookiee—whose name is Chewbacca—proves his worth to Solo when he saves him from an incensed Barabel after a game of sabacc. Gambbit example, Boba Fett ‘s backstory was explained as a “smoke screen” planted by Fett himself to hide his father Jango Fett ‘s involvement in the Clone Wars.

Despite the pleas of the Hutts, he was stalwart in his resolve to level Nar Shaddaa. This story arc portrays Han being a nice guy, getting into a lot of bad situations, meeting and falling for women, and ultimately being hung out to dry.

Suddenly the two smugglers are thrust into the middle of a battle between the might of the Empire hjtt the treachery of their outlaw allies Comics [HC] Heir to the Empire: Lando never seemed like the kind of guy that would intentionally tick off Fett to save a stranger when there are a zillion other good pilots around. Why I really like this one-again, great characters! Unable to withdraw his funds, he must hitt from stormtroopers.

In exchange for the ring and a number of valuable gemstonesGreelanx sells his battle plan to the Hutts. When they come back to look for the jutt, however, they gabmit it has disappeared. If notability cannot be established, the article is likely to be mergedredirectedor deleted.