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"Mos Eisley Spaceport. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious."
"I'm ready for anything."
Obi-Wan Kenobi and Luke Skywalker, quoted in Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina[3]

Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina is a Star Wars Legends anthology book featuring sixteen short stories set in and around Chalmun's Spaceport Cantina. It was edited by Kevin J. Anderson, and it was first published in July 1995 by Bantam Spectra. The book was followed by Tales from Jabba's Palace and reprinted in the 1997 compilation book Star Wars: Tales.

Publisher's summary[]

In a far corner of the universe, on the small desert planet of Tatooine, there is a dark, nic-i-tain–filled cantina where you can down your favorite intoxicant while listening to the best jizz riffs in the universe. But beware your fellow denizens of this pangalactic watering hole, for they are cutthroats and cutpurses, assassins and troopers, humans and aliens, gangsters and thieves....


Title Author(s)
"We Don't Do Weddings: The Band's Tale" Kathy Tyers
"A Hunter's Fate: Greedo's Tale" Tom Veitch and Martha Veitch
"Hammertong: The Tale of the 'Tonnika Sisters'" Timothy Zahn
"Play It Again, Figrin D'an: The Tale of Muftak and Kabe" A. C. Crispin
"The Sand Tender: The Hammerhead's Tale" Dave Wolverton
"Be Still My Heart: The Bartender's Tale" David Bischoff
"Nightlily: The Lovers' Tale" Barbara Hambly
"Empire Blues: The Devaronian's Tale" Daniel Keys Moran
"Swap Meet: The Jawa's Tale" Kevin J. Anderson
"Trade Wins: The Ranat's Tale" Rebecca Moesta
"When the Desert Wind Turns: The Stormtrooper's Tale" Doug Beason
"Soup's On: The Pipe Smoker's Tale" Jennifer Roberson
"At the Crossroads: The Spacer's Tale" Jerry Oltion
"Doctor Death: The Tale of Dr. Evazan and Ponda Baba" Kenneth C. Flint
"Drawing the Maps of Peace: The Moisture Farmer's Tale" M. Shayne Bell
"One Last Night in the Mos Eisley Cantina: The Tale of the Wolfman and the Lamproid" Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens



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