Daniel José Older (born January 18, 1980) is the author of "Born in the Storm," a short story which appears in the anthology From a Certain Point of View, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope,[3] about Sardis Ramsin, a stormtrooper riding a dewback. Older has loved dewbacks from a young age and expressed his love for the species on multiple occasions.[4][5]

Older also wrote the Solo: A Star Wars Story tie-in novel Last Shot, which was released on April 17, 2018. Older also narrated part of the novel.

He is currently working on Star Wars: The High Republic with Cavan Scott, Claudia Gray, Charles Soule, and Justina Ireland.[6]

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Notes and referencesEdit

  1. Daniel José Older: Crossroads
  2. Breznican, Anthony (2018-02-16). Here's how a galaxy of new books will connect to Solo: A Star Wars Story. Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved on February 16, 2018.
  3. TwitterLogo Daniel José Older (@djolder) on Twitter "Speaking of dewbacks (we weren't but you know): LOOK AT THIS GLORY!! I LIIIIVE!!! AIIIIII #FromACertainPOV"
  4. TwitterLogo Daniel José Older (@djolder) on Twitter "I was lowkey obessed with the dewbacks when I was a kid. In retrospect they were an early hint at the masterful worldbuilding at play."
  5. SWCustom-2011 NYCC 2017: New Thrawn Novel Revealed and More from Lucasfilm's Publishing Panel on (backup link)
  6. SWYTlogo Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019 Live Stream - Day 4| The Star Wars Show LIVE! on the official Star Wars YouTube channel

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