Star Wars: A New Hope is a paperback junior novelization of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. It was released on May 4, 2017, in honor of the 40th anniversary of A New Hope's theatrical release. The book updates the Star Wars Legends A New Hope junior novelization, which was written by Ryder Windham. Egmont editor Emil Fortune edited the book to make it fit with the current canon. Contents[show] Publisher's summaryEdit 2017 sees the 40th anniversary of the release of Star Wars: A New Hope, the film that launched the greatest space fantasy epic in history. To celebrate this, Egmont are publishing a set of junior novel adaptations of the original trilogy. AppearancesEdit By type Characters Creatures Droid models Events Locations Organizations and titles Sentient species Vehicles and vessels Weapons and technology Miscellanea Characters A'Koba A'Vor A'Vor's twin Cassian Jeron Andor (Indirect mention only) Raymus Antilles Wedge Antilles Ponda Baba Moradmin Bast Bolvan BoShek John D. Branon Ront Byrnloo C-3PO Siward Cass Chewbacca Shann Childsen Crag CZ-1 Biggs Darklighter Dathcha Garven Dreis Jyn Erso (Indirect mention only) Cornelius Evazan Davin Felth Boba Fett Del Goren (Voice only) Greedo Hija Jabba Desilijic Tiure Daine Jir Obi-Wan Kenobi Edmos Khurgee Davish Krail Garouf Lafoe Tarvyn Lareka Beru Whitesun Lars Owen Lars Shmi Skywalker Lars (Mentioned only) Conan Antonio Motti MSE-6-G735Y Puck Naeco (Voice only) Nozzo Naytaan (Voice only) Theron Nett (Voice only) Omi Bail Organa (Mentioned only) Leia Organa Sheev Palpatine (Mentioned only) Jek Tono Porkins Praji (First identified as Praji) R1-G4 R2-D2 R5-D4 Sardis Ramsin Luke Skywalker Han Solo Ralo Surrel (Voice only) (Retcon) Cassio Tagge Tank (Mentioned only) Wilhuff Tarkin TD-787 Tintop Dex Tiree TK-421 TK-710 TK-9091 Toos (Voice only) Unidentified Imperial Navy Trooper Darth Vader Jon Vander Evaan Verlaine (Fighter only) Wanten Vanden Willard (First identified as Vanden) Wioslea Wuher Garindan ezz Zavor Creatures Bantha Fish (Mentioned only) Houjix (as dejarik piece) Kintan strider (as dejarik piece) Krayt dragon (Skeleton only) Mantellian Savrip (as dejarik piece) Reptile Dewback Rat (Mentioned only) Womp rat (Mentioned only) Ronto Sando aqua monster (Mentioned only) Slug (Mentioned only) Snake (Mentioned only) Droid models Astromech droid R-series R1-series astromech droid R2 series astromech droid R5 unit Binary loadlifter (Mentioned only) Interrogator droid IT-O Interrogation Unit Mining droid LIN demolitionmech autonomous minelayer Power droid GNK-series power droid Protocol droid 3PO-series protocol droid RA-7 protocol droid Repair droid MSE series MSE-6 series repair droid WED Treadwell repair droid WED-15 Septoid Treadwell Secretary droid CZ-series secretary/business communications droid Security droid IMG-099 Imperial Mark IV patrol droid Training droid Marksman-H training remote Events Clone Wars (Mentioned only) Imperial Era Dissolution of the Imperial Senate (Mentioned only) Galactic Civil War Battle of Scarif (Mentioned only) Battle of Yavin The Disaster Rescue of Princess Leia Royal Award Ceremony Secret mission to Tatooine Great Jedi Purge (Indirect mention only) Duel on Mustafar (Indirect mention only) Proclamation of the New Order (Indirect mention only) Locations Core Worlds Alderaan sector Alderaan system Alderaan Aldera (Indirect mention only) Alderaanian Graveyard Outer Rim Territories Arkanis sector Tatoo system (First identified as Tatooine system) Tatoo I Tatoo II Tatooine Anchorhead (Mentioned only) Beggar's Canyon (Mentioned only) Dune Sea Great Mesra Plateau Mos Eisley Chalmun's Spaceport Cantina Docking Bay 94 Jundland Wastes Ben Kenobi's home Great Chott salt flat Lars moisture farm Mos Espa (Mentioned only) Tosche Station (Mentioned only) Dantooine (Mentioned only) Dantooine base (Mentioned only) Gordian Reach Yavin system Yavin Prime Yavin 4 Wetyin Massassi Site Great Temple Grand Temple's throne room Kessel (Mentioned only) Spice mines of Kessel (Mentioned only) Scarif (Mentioned only) Organizations and titles Adjutant Alliance to Restore the Republic Alliance Military Alderaanian consular security Alliance Fleet Rebel Alliance Starfighter Corps Gold Squadron Gold Five Gold Leader Gold Two Rebel pilot Red Squadron Red Eleven Red Five Red Four Red Leader Red Nine Red Seven Red Six Red Ten Red Three Red Twelve Red Two Massassi Group Rebel trooper Rogue One (Indirect mention only) Rebel sentry Rebel technician Ambassador (Mentioned only) Band Figrin D'an and the Modal Nodes Bartender Bounty hunter Bureaucrat Chief Controller Corellian Engineering Corporation (Mentioned only) Crime lord Doctor Farmer Moisture farmer First Mate Galactic Empire Galactic Emperor (Mentioned only) Governor Grand Moff Imperial Academy (Mentioned only) Imperial Military Imperial Army Chief of the Imperial Army Death Star's Imperial Army garrison Stormtrooper Corps 501st Legion Foot Patrol 7 Sandtrooper Dewback trooper Stormtrooper Stormtrooper Commander Imperial Navy Chief of the Imperial Navy Gunnery captain Gunnery officer Chief gunnery officer Imperial Navy Trooper Death Star Trooper Imperial Starfighter Corps TIE fighter pilot Scanning crew Imperial Officer Corps Imperial officer Imperial Navy's officer corps Imperial Senate (Mentioned only) Senator Galactic Republic (Mentioned only) Jedi General (Mentioned only) Gangster Garindan ezz Zavor's clan Hermit House of Organa Princess Hutt Clan Information broker Interpreter (Mentioned only) Jabba Desilijic Tiure's criminal empire Jedi Jedi Order (Indirect mention only) Jedi Knight (Mentioned only) Jedi Master Padawan Lars family Lord Mercenary (Mentioned only) Musician Navigator (Mentioned only) Nebit's tribe Officer Admiral Captain Commander Commanding officer Ensign (Voice only) General Lieutenant Major Philosopher (Mentioned only) Pilot Pirate Sith Dark Lord of the Sith Darth Sith apprentice Sith Lord Skywalker family Smuggler Soldier Spacer Spy Squad leader Tarkin family Technician Thief (Mentioned only) Wingmate Sentient species Aqualish Bith Chadra-Fan Dianoga Duros Human Alderaanian Clone Corellian Cyborg Onderonian Hutt Ithorian Jawa Kubaz Massassi (Mentioned only) Rodian Talz Tusken Raider Vuvrian Wookiee Vehicles and vessels Escape pod Repulsorcraft Speeder Airspeeder T-16 skyhopper Landspeeder V-35 Courier X-34 landspeeder XP-38 (Mentioned only) Swoop Transport speeder Sandcrawler Space station Battle station Death Star DS-1 Orbital Battle Station Control Room 327 Death Star conference room Detention Level Detention Block AA-23 Cell 2187 Docking Bay 327 Equatorial trench Garbage masher 3263827 Meridian trench Northern Polar Command Sector Overbridge Starship Bomber Consular ship Corvette CR90 corvette Tantive IV Cruiser (Mentioned only) Bulk cruiser (Mentioned only) Freighter Light freighter YT-1300 light freighter Millennium Falcon Scout ship (Mentioned only) Shuttle Sentinel-class landing craft Spice freighter (Mentioned only) Starfighter TIE line TIE/ln space superiority starfighter TIE Advanced x1 Darth Vader's TIE Advanced X-wing starfighter T-65B X-wing starfighter Red Five Y-wing starfighter BTL-A4 Y-wing assault starfighter/bomber Gold One Warship Capital ship Star Destroyer Imperial-class Star Destroyer Imperial I-class Star Destroyer Devastator Transport Weapons and technology Armor Mandalorian armor Macrobinocular viewplate Pauldron Stormtrooper armor Vader's armor Astromech socket Blaster Blaster pistol Defender sporting blaster pistol Satine's Lament Heavy blaster pistol DT-12 heavy blaster pistol DL-44 heavy blaster pistol Han's heavy blaster pistol Ion blaster Blaster rifle E-11 blaster rifle Bowcaster Chewbacca's bowcaster Caller Cannon Comlink Computer Navigation computer Targeting computer Data-tape (Mentioned only) Datacard Deflector shield Deflector shield generator Droid Droid detector Engine Hyperdrive Repulsorlift Sublight engine Ion engine Fire extinguisher Grappling hook Headset Hologram Holorecorder Homing beacon (Mentioned only) XX-23 S-thread tracker (Mentioned only) Laser cannon Quad laser cannon AG-2G quad laser cannon Laser turret Life support Macrobinoculars Magnet Magnetic seal Magnetic field Melee weapon Ax (Mentioned only) Club (Appears in hologram) Gaderffii stick Lightsaber Obi-Wan Kenobi's lightsaber Sith lightsaber Dual-phase lightsaber Darth Vader's lightsaber Skywalker's lightsaber Mind probe (Mentioned only) Moisture vaporator Motivator Needle Photoreceptor Power converter (Mentioned only) Proton torpedo Ray shield Reactor Rectenna Restraining bolt Rifle S-foils Sensor Sensor array Solar collector Stabilizer (Mentioned only) Stuncuffs Superlaser Superweapon Thermal exhaust port Tractor beam Transmitter Turbolaser Turbolift Vocoder Miscellanea Alien Anti-droid sentiment Army Asteroid Asteroid field Atmosphere Bandolier Bath (Mentioned only) Blanket Bracelet Bone Brain (Mentioned only) Cantina Capital (Mentioned only) Carbon scoring Centimeter Chalcedony Class IV moon (First mentioned) Clothing Belt Utility belt Boot Cape Cloak Flight jacket Flight suit Flight helmet Glove Holster Imperial military uniforms Pants Robe Tunic Cockpit Color Convoy Cremation Death Death Star plans Dejarik Desert Dismemberment Distress signal (Mentioned only) Duracrete Durasteel Dust contamination Emerald (Mentioned only) Entry dome Eye Farm Moisture farm Fire Foodstuff The Force Dark side of the Force Disturbance in the Force Force power Force choke Mind trick Force spirit (As a disembodied voice) Fortress (Mentioned only) Garbage compactor Gas giant Goggles Gold Hair Hangar Heart Homeworld Hull Humanoid Hyperspace Immortality Insectoid Jedi training Jungle Kessel Run (Mentioned only) Kilometer Kilometer per hour (Mentioned only) Language Aqualish Binary Bocce (Mentioned only) Galactic Basic Huttese Shyriiwook Trade language Jawa Trade Talk Laser Leather Lightsaber combat Lightsaber duel Lightspeed Lung Maker (Mentioned only) "May the Force be with you" Medal Medal of Bravery Mesa Meter Meteor shower (Mentioned only) Mineral Ore Moon Money Credit Mountain Music Musical instrument Trumpet Navy Necklace Chalcedony waves Nose Oil Oil bath Operating number Orbit Order 66 (Indirect mention only) Parsec (Mentioned only) Planet Plant Grass Tree Podracing (Mentioned only) Politics Democracy Pourstone Prison Prisoner Quadanium steel Rebel Alliance starbird Skeleton Sleep Smuggling compartment Snubfighter Spaceport Spice Squad Star Star system Stun Suicide (Mentioned only) Supernova (Mentioned only) Temperature Time Second Standard day Standard decade Standard hour Standard minute Standard year Time travel (Mentioned only) Torture Universe Viewport Viewscreen Volcano (Mentioned only) Watchtower Water Ziggurat MediaEdit Cover galleryEdit Cover with the 40th anniversary stickerWithout the stickerAdd a photo to this galleryNotes and referencesEdit ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Star Wars: A New Hope Novel paperback on Amazon.co.uk (backup link) Star Wars junior film novelizations Original trilogy 2004 Legends editions: Episode IV: A New Hope · Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back · Episode VI: Return of the Jedi 2017 edited canon editions: A New Hope · The Empire Strikes Back · Return of the Jedi 2015 brand-new novelizations: The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy · So You Want to Be a Jedi? · Beware the Power of the Dark Side! Prequel trilogy Episode I The Phantom Menace · Episode II Attack of the Clones · Episode III Revenge of the Sith Sequel trilogy Episode VII The Force Awakens · Episode VIII The Last Jedi · Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker The Force Awakens: Rey's Story · Finn's Story Other The Clone Wars · Rogue One · Solo  Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope Books Canon full adaptations: Junior novelization · The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy · Golden Book · The Rise of a Hero · The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight · Star Wars in Pictures: The Original Trilogy · The Original Trilogy Stories · Star Wars Treasury: The Original Trilogy · The Power of the Dark Side · Studio Fun Legends full adaptations:Novel · Junior novelization · Mighty Chronicles · Classic Star Wars · Random House · Shakespeare · Choose Your Own Star Wars Adventure · A Storybook · The Star Wars Storybook · Shimmer Book Canon Partial adaptations:Escape from Darth Vader · Trouble on Tatooine · Trapped in the Death Star! · Death Star Battle · The Chewbacca Story · A Leader Named Leia · 5-Minute Star Wars Stories · 5-Minute Star Wars Stories Strike Back Legends Partial adaptations:The Life of Luke Skywalker · Darth Vader's Mission: The Search for the Secret Plans · Death Star Battles · Heroes in Hiding · Journey to Mos Eisley · Join the Rebels · Luke's Fate · R2-D2's Mission: A Little Hero's Journey · R2-D2 and Friends · Journal: Captive to Evil Journal: The Fight for Justice · Journal: Hero for Hire Comics Legends Comics:Marvel: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6 · Marvel Illustrated VersionMarvel Special Edition Featuring: 1 · 2 · 3 · Annual 1978Marvel Movie Showcase: 1 · 2Classic: 1 · 2 · Trade paperbackThe Special Edition: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · Trade paperbackDroids: 6 · 7 · 8Infinities: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · (TPB) · Manga: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4Contemporary Motivators · PhotoComic Canon Comics:Cinestory · Graphic Novel Adaptation · The Original Trilogy – A Graphic Novel Video games 1987 video game · 1991 video game · Super Activity books Ultimate Sticker Book · Activity BookBook-and-record:Star Wars · Classic Star Wars · A New Hope · Read-Along Storybook and CD Behind the scenes The Annotated Screenplays · The Art of · Behind the Magic · Chronicles · The Making of the MovieThe Making of · The Making of Star Wars: The Definitive Story Behind the Original Film · The Star Wars Portfolio · Empire Building: The Remarkable Real Life Story of Star Wars · Chronicles · Star Wars Storyboards: The Original Trilogy Guide and reference books Galaxy Guide 1 (Second Edition) · Super Official Game SecretsThe Movie Trilogy Sourcebook · Trilogy Sourcebook, Special Edition · The Star Wars Album · The Complete Saga · Star Wars in 100 Scenes · Who's WhoThe Visual Dictionary (Complete · (Updated Edition)) · Incredible Cross-Sections (Complete · Complete Vehicles)20th Anniversary Commemorative Magazine · 100 Defining Moments · The Best of · Official Celebration Special Other material and merchandise Jedi Pack · Radio drama (NPR Dramatization) · Original Soundtrack Anthology · Soundtrack · LEGO · Toy lineFrom a Certain Point of ViewTrading card game · Illustrated · Customizable Card Game: Premiere Limited · Premiere Two-Player Introductory Set · Premiere Unlimited · Limited · Revised Unlimited · Enhanced Premiere · Special Edition Limited  In other languages EspañolFrançaisქართულიPolskiРусский Retrieved from "https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Star_Wars:_A_New_Hope_(paperback_novel)?oldid=9396927" Categories: Real-world articlesCanon young-reader novelsJunior film novelizations Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.