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Star Wars Books for Kids

Star Wars child costume

Hey all you Star Wars Fans! It’s May the 4th, Star Wars Day! This is Miss Annette, and I’m going to share with you some Star Wars books that you can find on the library’s website. I’m sure you’ve seen all the movies, so fulfill your destiny and read about the Star Wars Universe!


Middle Grade

Star Wars Cobalt Squadron by Elizabeth Wein

The story of the bomber pilots and technicians of Cobalt Squadron, featured in the opening scenes of Star Wars The Last Jedi.

The Rise and Fall of Darth Vader by Ryder Windham

Read the story of how Anakin Skywalker went from the light side to the dark side to become Darth Vader, told through his own eyes.

Origami Yoda Series by Tom Angleberger

A sixth-grade boy named Dwight makes an origami finger puppet in the shape of the Star Wars character, Yoda, and uses it to offer advice to his classmates. Some are convinced it’s real, others are not. Tommy is going to find out.


Early Readers

Star Wars Chaos at the Castle by Lucasfilm Press

A read along book. Maz’s Castle in under attack! Read and listen as your favorite characters fight back!

Hera’s Phantom Flight by Disney Books

Read along with the narration as Hera flies her favorite ship, the Phantom, on secret missions. Will she save the day?

There are many more titles available through Overdrive/Libby and also in Hoopla.

Happy Reading and May the Force be with you!


Annette Ahrens is a youth librarian at the Poland/Struthers/Brownlee Woods libraries. When not reading books to kids (or herself), you can find her binge watching true crime documentaries, listening to podcasts, and knitting. Sometimes all at the same time, with varied results!